Breakfast Event

Breakfast Event


Please join us for our breakfast event. Your attendance supports Navy League activities, and you will meet great people & hear from interesting speakers.

Everyone attending is encouraged to pre-pay online to reduce the wait time at the door during check-in and registration; This will assist us with an accurate headcount for catering food orders. Your assistance with payment three days before the event is appreciated.

Call at 619.230.0301 to Receive Email Updates On Upcoming Council Events.

Friday, April 7, 2023

Time: 7:30 am-9:00am (Doors open at 7:00 am for registration and check-in. Social Networking is from 7:00 am – 7:30 am. )
Location: Admiral Baker Clubhouse
2400 Admiral Baker Road, San Diego, CA 92124.

Navy League San Diego Council offers a Breakfast Promotion that includes 1 Year Membership and an additional FREE Breakfast at the next Breakfast Event at $40.
– When using the Complimentary Breakfast you must notify the Executive Director you will be attending to assist with our headcount for the breakfast order.  Email must be sent a week prior to the breakfast event at;
– The Complimentary Breakfast can be forwarded to Active Duty Service Members, but communication must be emailed a week prior to the breakfast event at;
– Purchased breakfast event tickets supports the Navy League of the United States San Diego Council in meeting its mission in the San Diego Community.   The San Diego Council is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that supports America’s sea services through Award Recognition, Operation Welcome Home, Scholarship and Youth Programs.  EIN# 95-3864195.


Guest Speaker:


CDR David J. Catterall, USN
Commanding Officer

CDR David Catterall was raised in Mattituck, New York and graduated in May 2003 from Boston University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and International Relations and was commissioned through the Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps Program.  He earned a Master’s in National Security and Strategic Studies from the Naval War College in June 2010 and an Executive Master’s in Business Administration from the Naval Postgraduate School in April 2020.

CDR Catterall’s afloat assignments include Gunnery Officer aboard USS MILIUS (DDG 69), Auxiliaries Officer aboard USS PELELIU (LHA 5), Weapons Officer aboard USS ANTIETAM (CG 54), Combat Systems and Weapons Officer aboard USS COWPENS (CG 63), and Commanding Officer of USS TORNADO (PC 14) and USS SHAMAL (PC 13).  During these tours he deployed to the Central and Indo-Pacific Command areas of responsibility.

Ashore, he served as an Instructor of Seamanship and Navigation at the U.S. Naval Academy and as the 2nd Tour Department Head Detailer (PERS-412) at Navy Personnel Command. CDR Catterall’s most recent assignment ashore was Branch Chief, Capabilities Integration in the Requirements, Analysis and Resources Directorate (J8) at North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command.

CDR Catterall assumed command of USS FITZGERALD (DDG 62) in November 2021 after serving as Executive Officer from November 2020 until October 2021.

His personal awards include the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (five awards), Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (two awards), and various unit and expeditionary awards.

Additional information


SDNL Bfast Promo -$40, SDNL Member – $25, SDNL NonMember – $30