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Chapter 974 Sponsors Armed Forces Awareness Day

June 7, 2019

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 974 sponsored an Armed Forces Awareness Day recognizing veterans of all branches of the military and their service on May 18 at the American Legion John Lewis Shade Post No. 6 in…

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Chapter 67 to Hold Memorial Day Observance

May 24, 2019

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 67 will hold its 25th Annual Memorial Service to honor the 185 men from Delaware County (Penn.) who died serving in Vietnam, on Saturday, May 25 in Marcus Hook, where…

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Chapter 565 Joins Native American Powwow

May 12, 2019

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 565 provided a color guard at the 6th Annual PowWow on Manatawny Creek in in Pottstown, Pa. The PowWow celebrates Native American culture with dance, music, food and more. Emcee Barry Lee…

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Chapter 364 Hosts Recognition Day

April 30, 2019

Vietnam Veterans of America Laurel Highlands Chapter 364 cohosted its 3rd Annual Vietnam Era Veterans Recognition Day on March 29, with Veteran Community Initiatives (VCI) and Conemaugh Valley Veterans. Dozens of veterans attend the event, which featured…

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Chapter 542 Holds Vietnam Roundtable

April 24, 2019

Vietnam Veterans of America Michael J. Novosel MOH Capital Chapter 542 hosted another installment of its Central Pennsylvania Vietnam Roundtable on April 11. Joe Acri of Enola, Pa., discussed his experiences in Vietnam, where he served…

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Chapter 131 Holds Two Vietnam Veterans Day Events

April 16, 2019

Vietnam Veterans of America Berks County Chapter 131 honored those who served with National Vietnam Veterans Day ceremonies in Reading and Topton, Pa. "For the veterans, it will be a time of fellowship and camaraderie as they…

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Chapter 720 Stages ‘Welcome Home’ Day

April 10, 2019

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 720 in Bucktail, Pa., staged a “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day” on March 30, its eighth to invite veterans and their families to enjoy a buffet meal, music and fellowship. Close to 100 veterans…

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Chapter 678 Helps Stage Vietnam Veterans Day Reading

March 9, 2019

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 678 will participate in a reading celebrating National Vietnam Veterans Day. Featuring the writings of three member veterans — Tom Doyle, Glen Lippincott, and Jim Sargent — will be read…

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Chapter 862 Holds Christmas Vigil

December 31, 2018

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 862 conducted a 24-hour vigil honoring veterans killed in the Vietnam War starting at 1 p.m. Christmas Eve at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Beaver, Pa. Aluminum mementos commissioned from the Wendell…

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Chapter 623 Participates in Wreaths Across America

December 21, 2018

Vietnam Veterans of America Tri-State Chapter 623 helped place wreaths at Veterans Park in Matamoras, Pa., on Dec. 15 — one of more than 1,100 Wreaths Across America observances held nationwide to honor those who have served. Wreaths…

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