The Rancho Santa Fe Post

WWII POW Dr. Lester Tenney at the Village Church

For over three years Dr. Lester Tenney was a Japanese Prisoner of War, witnessing the Nagasaki bomb explosion and surviving the Bataan Death March. His sense of humor, sharp mind, and fierce determination enabled him to persevere those times, and today enables him to present a remarkably upbeat presentation of this difficult time in history. Dr. Jack Baca will interview Dr. Tenney in an informal presentation of his story, one sure to be captivating, educational and inspirational.


Seating is limited; advance ticket purchase is recommended. Tickets are $25 for adults and $10 for students. Tickets may be purchased at or by calling 858-756-6557. Tickets at the door the night of the event will be $30.