NOTICE: OUR CHAPTER PLACED IN THE TOP 25 VVA CHAPTERS IN TOTAL MEMBERSHIP IN FEB 2015 COMING IN AT NUMBER 19 (Tie) WITH AN END STRENGTH OF 277 VVA MEMBERS. OUR CHAPTER CURRENTLY HAS 299 VVA MEMBERS AND WE SHOULD ALL CONGRATULATE OUR MEMBERSHIP CHAIRMAN RICHARD KNIGHT AND THOSE OF OUR MEMBERSHIP WHO HAVE HELPED HIM IN HIS RECRUITING EFFORTS, WHICH HAS SUCCEEDED IN MAKING OUR CHAPTER THE LARGEST CHAPTER IN THE STATE OF ALABAMA, AS WELL AS BEING IN THE TOP 25 VVA CHAPTERS IN TOTAL MEMBERSHIP. OF NOTE, WE ALSO HAVE MORE THAN 221 LIFETIME MEMBERS IN OUR MAKEUP, WHICH PLACES US IN THE TOP IN THIS CATEGORY ALSO. THANKS RICHARD FOR A JOB WELL DONE, KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK!!!!!! OUR CHAPTER WILL BE GIVING OUT FREE ONE YEAR MEMBERSHIPS IN THE VVA TO ELIGIBLE VIETNAM VETERANS BETWEEN NOW AND FLAG DAY (JUNE 14, 2015). PLEASE CONTACT RICHARD AT 256-722-3027 TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THIS FREE OFFER AND PROVIDE HIM WITH A COPY OF YOUR DD214 AND COMPLETED MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION.
Thanks to everyone who attended our Christmas Party on December 13, 2014, we had a great time and look forward to our next celebration in December 2015.
Major Upcoming Events:.
. May 9, 2015 Chapter 1067 will host the Rose of Sharon Soup Kitchen event taking today (contact Charlie Miller or Richard Knight for details)
. May 14, 2015 VVA Chapter 1067 Monthly Meeting.
. May 25, 2015 Memorial Day. Our chapter will participate in the two different downtown Huntsville Memorial Wreath Ceremonies being conducted today.
. May 30, 2015 SOFH Flying Heritage event "Aviation Heritage Fly-in 2015", our chapter will sponsor a booth for this event being held at the Huntsville Executive Airport in North Madison County, just East of Meridianville, off of Hwy 231/431, today 9am-3pm. Static displays, booths, and pay to ride Huey and Cobra helicopters will be on hand.
We have just recently published our second 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!!!!
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!
PHOTOS from the Vietnam Tribute - 50th Anniversary - Friday, September 28 at the Madison County Veteran's Memorial Park, Huntsville, AL
Honoring those veterans killed or missing in action:
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
Vietnam Veterans of America - Chapter 1067
PO Box 11307, Huntsville, AL, 35806
Contact: Richard Knight, Membership Chair at 256-722-3027
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