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San Diego Council Facilitates Walmart Donation to USS Bonhomme Richard Sailors

By Seapower staff

Kearney Mesa

Council President Tony Johnson, front left, and Walmart’s Art Gladue, front right, donate gift cards to Sailors on the Bonhomme Richard.

San Diego Council President Tony Johnson and Kearny Mesa, California, Walmart Store Manager Art Gladue presented Cryptologic Technician Maintenance (CTM) 1 Robert Dunlap, from the Bonhomme Richard, 440 $25 gift cards, totaling $11,000, to be distributed to E-6 and below assigned to the ship. Gladue had contacted the council to see how Walmart could help the young Sailors after the devastating fire aboard ship.