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Four Chapter Members Join Arizona Hall of Fame

January 26, 2018

The Arizona Veterans Hall of Fame inducted twenty-four new members during ceremonies held in Scottsdale, Arizona October 27.  (more…)

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Kate O'Hare-Palmer, Women Veterans Committee Chair

Women Veterans Committee Update November/December 2017

January 18, 2018

The Women Veterans Committee aim to work on distributing more information on MST claims; getting to know more of the members’ history; providing details on how someone can become a special advisor; and connecting more…

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Dominick Yezzo, Veterans Incarcerated and in the Justice System Committee Chair

Veterans Incarcerated and in the Justice System Committee Update November/December 2017

January 18, 2018

The Veterans Incarcerated and in the Justice System Committee have plans to work for veterans in our nation's prisons and to create and improve Veteran Treatment Courts.  (more…)

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Dave Simmons, Veterans Against Drugs Committee Chair

Veterans Against Drugs Committee Update November/December 2017

January 18, 2018

Much of the Veterans Against Drugs Committee recent activities are focused on prevention efforts among youth.  (more…)

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Thomas C. Hall, Ph. D., PTSD/Substance Abuse Committee Chair

PTSD/Substance Abuse Committee Update November/December 2017

January 18, 2018

The PTSD/Substance Abuse Committee has been active with suicide prevention town halls throughout the country.  (more…)

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Gumersindo Gomez, Minority Affairs Committee Chair

Minority Affairs Committee Update November/December 2017

January 18, 2018

The Minority Affairs Committee is starting the new administration preparing plans for the new tenure, and including a greater diversity of veterans.  (more…)

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Maynard Kaderlik, Agent Orange & Dioxin Committee Chair

Agent Orange & Dioxin Committee Update November/December 2017

January 18, 2018

The Agent Orange and Dioxin Committee has spent the latter part of 2017 involved in activities such as advocating for legislation and awareness, holding town hall meetings, and other activities.  (more…)

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Nancy Lynch's Vietnam Mailbag; Chapter 83

Chapter 83 Member Featured in Vietnam Book Presentation

January 10, 2018

Rick Lovekin, a member of New Castle County, Delaware, Chapter 83, took part in a program called “The Vietnam Experience” November 14 at Wilmington University in New Castle.  (more…)

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POW/MIA Affairs Committee Update November/December 2017

January 5, 2018

According to the Defense Prisoner of War/Missing in Action Accounting Agency (DPAA), as of October 17 there were 1,602 still missing from the Vietnam War.  (more…)

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NC delegates

Chapter 654 Hosted Vietnam Veterans Recognition Day

January 5, 2018

A large crowd turned out for the 16th annual Vietnam Veterans Recognition Day ceremony on April 29 at Camp Lejeune’s Vietnam Veterans Memorial Gardens hosted by VVA Jon Panarese Chapter 654 in Jacksonville, North Carolina. …

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