This month we will be commemorating Memorial Day with a return to EOD Beach on Royal Thai Airbase UTAPAO on 25 May. Starting at 1200 with a short program including a flag ceremony conducted by our honor guard. Followed by a an American BBQ and Cajun specialties. There is no donation required to attend either the ceremony or BBQ. If you plan on attending please keep the event chairmen Howard Holzworth/Ed Pickens informed of your intentions. Hope to see you all there.
Our fund drive for our new post home is still ongoing, we have achieved approximately 60% of our goal. For those who have donated thank you very much. Your generosity is greatly appreciated. For others please join your comrades and neighbors and assist us in our efforts to purchase a permanent post home. Contact Ken Stein @ firstname.lastname@example.org or Dan Morgan @ email@example.com for fund transfer instructions.
May 09 2019 WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators John Boozman (R-AR) and Jon Tester (D-MT) introduced legislation to allow veterans who served in Thailand during the Vietnam War-era the opportunity to prove toxic exposure in order to qualify for Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) benefits.
As yesterday's defenders of freedom, we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group. Contact Michael (Coop) Cooperman at firstname.lastname@example.org to fill out an application
OUR MISSION: To foster camaraderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts. To serve our veterans, the military and our communities. To advocate on behalf of all veterans. OUR VISION: Ensure that veterans are respected for their service, always receive their earned entitlements and are recognized for the sacrifices they and their loved ones have made on behalf of this great country.
Coming home doesn't mean the battle is over. With over 10 times the amount of veterans lost to suicide than to combat operations in the same time period, there has never been a more important time to TAKE A STAND and DO something to support our veterans!! If you or someone you know is suffering from PTSD, we have people that have shared a similar experience and are ready to help.
"In Flanders Fields the Poppies Blow..." Theses are the opening words of Col. John McCrae's immortal poem dedicated to the memory of the men and women that served, fought and died in France during World War I, the poppies of which he wrote has become the true symbol of all those who have given their lives in our nations wars.
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...we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group.
WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, Persian Gulf War, Kosovo, War in Afghanistan, War in Iraq, War on Global Terror and other Peace-Keeping Expeditionary Campaigns throughout the globe.
That from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion—that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain—that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom—and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth. - President Abraham Lincoln
The willingness of America's veterans to sacrifice for our country has earned them our lasting gratitude.
You were not alone over there. You are not alone now. There are 20
million veterans who would give their lives for you. Please don't take