Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1067  Home of Medal of Honor Recipient  Col Leo K. Thorsness
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Chapter 1067 monthly meeting Oct 9, 2014, Civitan Care Building, 3053 Leeman Ferry Road, Huntsville, AL 35801.  There are no special guest scheduled, we will discuss chapter business and upcoming events.
  The next Alabama State Council meeting is scheduled for Saturday, October 25, 2014, at the Golden Corral at mile marker 246 off of I-65N.  We will need 9 voting delegates to attend this meeting, details will be given at our monthly meeting.

Alabama State Council's  annual meeting and election of officers was held June 13-15, 2014, in Mobile, AL.  We had 8 Delegates and some family members that attended the convention.  Election results were Wayne Reynolds, President; Ken Rollins, VP; Mike Davis, 2ndVP; Jim Sasnett, Treasurer; and Tom Schwartz, Secretary (2014-2016).

Hello!

You have been invited by Johnie Keeter Sr to sign up for "2014 RSA MWR - Rhythms, Brew & BBQ Festival." Please click on the link below to view the online sign up sheet.

To sign up, go to:
www.SignUpGenius.com/go/10C0B4CA5A729A57-rsamwr1/5507988


Major Upcoming Events:

  • 18-20 Sep 14  – RSA Retiree Appreciation Days
  • 13 Oct 14 – Columbus Day – Federal Holiday
  • 27-29 Oct 14 – Von Braun Symposium
  • 3Nov14 - 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War Lecture Series, Jackson Center 6001 Moquin Dr NW, Hvs, AL 35806, 10:00am to 1:30pm CST.  Guest Speaker LTG (Ret) Frank Libutti, USMC.  Free breakfast and lunch.  Please register at http://tinyurl.com/np3886y (copy and paste link into browser).  Our chapter is a supporter of this event.
  • 6-11 Nov 14 – Veterans’/Heroes’ Week
  • 8Nov14 - Veterans Day Parade and Celebration, Cullman Veterans Park, Hwy 31 South, Cullman, AL 9am-4pm, our chapter will have a booth on location, free lunch for veterans, many activities planned including helicopter and plane rides at reasonable prices.  Vietnam War equipment will be on display and a mini Memorial Wall.
  • 11 Nov 14 – Veterans Day – Federal Holiday  Parade Activities scheduled in Huntsville, AL (see CH48).
  • 27 Nov 14 – Thanksgiving Day – Federal Holiday

DID YOU KNOW THAT ON JULY 21st, MAN FIRST WALKED ON THE MOON!!


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We have just recently published our second quarterly VVA Chapter 1067 newsletter and distributed copies to our members, thanks go to Roger Marnell for compiling the newsletter, hopefully this will aid the Chapter in the area of communications about our involvement with community events, and our meeting schedules, and might get more members to attend our monthly meetings, God Bless one and all.

PICTURES OF THE 2014 WELCOME HOME VIETNAM VETERANS DAY CEREMONY WILL BE POSTED AS SOON AS THEY ARE AVAILABLE.

PICTURES OF THE 2013 WELCOME HOME VIETNAM VETERANS DAY CEREMONY HAVE BEEN POSTED TO PHOTO ALBUM!!!!


VVA CHAPTER 1067 Meeting

Thursday - Oct 9, 2014
at 5:30PM (building open at 5PM, refreshments served)
Civitan's Care Building, 3053 Leeman Ferry Road, Huntsville, AL 35803

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Check out our December 2012 VVA Chapter 1067 December Newsletter by clicking the link above!!

Also check out the pictures from our Christmas Party below!
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PHOTOS from the Vietnam Tribute - 50th Anniversary
  - Friday, September 28  at the Madison County Veteran's Memorial Park, Huntsville, AL
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Honoring those veterans killed or missing in action
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A special ceremony was held September 21, 2012 at the Madison County Veterans Memorial in Huntsville, AL to honor those veterans killed or missing in action. President Warren Harmon of the Vietnam Veterans of Alabama was the keynote speaker at the event.



The Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 1067 Huntsville, AL is the home of Medal of Honor Recipient
Col. Leo K. Thorsness, Life Member.


Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans


March 29, 2012
The Madison Veterans Memorial - Huntsville, AL

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Vietnam Veterans of America - Chapter 1067
PO Box 11307, Huntsville, AL, 35806
Contact: Richard Knight, Membership Chair at 256-722-3027
Email: williamhsmith@vietvethsv.org
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