On Sunday, March 21, the Mesilla Valley Radio Club will be operating Special Events Station K5B to coincide with the 21st Annual Bataan Memorial Death March Marathon that takes place on the White Sands Missile Range near Las Cruces, New Mexico.
You can read more about the event at: http://www.bataanmarch.com . The Marathon honors the victims and survivors of the Bataan Death March in the Phillipines during World War II.
K5B will be operating from the Mesilla Valley Radio Club station at 6609 Jefferson Street in Las Cruces, NM from 1000Z to 2300Z. Visitors to the station will be welcome.
K5B will be operating as near as possible to 21.305, 14.229, 7.184, and 3.808 megahertz as band conditions permit.
We will be offering a commemorative QSL card for the event.
For information on obtaining a QSL card for contact with K5B, visit http://www.n5bl.org/bataan .