May 25th, 2019 – Memorial Day Observance

Cigar Dave's 2019 Memorial Day Observance from the Bad Monkey in Ybor City, FL, with Maj. Gen. Dave Scott and Lt. Col. Rob Schaefer

Our Memorial Day Observance Maneuvers from the Bad Monkey Military Bar in Ybor City as we sit down with retired Generals, Colonels and enlisted men from the Army, Navy, Marines, and Air Force after the Special Operations Industry Conference conference wrapped up in the Cigar City. We remember all who made the ultimate sacrifice in the name of freedom.

Cigar: Toro Matador from Tabanero Cigars

Libation: Horse Soldier Straight Bourbon Whiskey


  • Major General Dave Scott, Owner of Bad Monkey Bar in Ybor City
  • Lt. Col. Rob Schaefer – Founder of American Freedom Distillery
  • Yanko Maceda – Owner of Tabanero Cigars
  • Bill Quigley – Associate Publisher Bunker Labs
  • Jim Cardoso – Air Commando Assocation
  • DeSheun Hines and Jason Hendricks – Operation Startup at HCC
  • Bill Kuzmick – President American Victory Ship