Update there are two motions from the 2017 National

Board of Directors meeting which have been completed.

Motion 24: To remove the current Resource button on the website Home Page and replace it with an “Info For Members” button located at the top of the Home Page Between the Donate and Join/Renew buttons. Recommend white letters to fit the red, white and blue format.  WITHOUT OBJECTION MOTION PASSED. Motion 25 : To approve the revised VVA National Disciplinary Policy.  WITHOUT OBJECTION MOTION PASSED.  Bill Meeks, Jr. National Secretary

National Meetings

Conference of State Council Presidents Meeting April 6, 2017 - April 6, 2017 DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington DC - Silver Spring. 8727 Colesville Road. Silver Spring. MD. United States National Board of Directors Meeting April 7, 2017 - April 8, 2017 DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington DC - Silver Spring. 8727 Colesville Road. Silver Spring. MD. United States 2017 National Convention August 8, 2011 - August 12, 2017 New Orleans Marriott. 555 Canal St. New Orleans. LA. United States

Vietnam KIA Casualty Rank Breakdown

Here is a list of military lost in Vietnam by rank.

National Events

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The Vietnam War Veterans Recognition Act of 2017

National Vietnam War Veterans Day – March 29 Annually.
The Vietnam War Veterans Recognition Act of 2017: National Vietnam War Veterans Day – March 29 Annually It’s Official: March 29 Is National Vietnam War Veterans Day. (Washington, DC) – “Forty-two years ago on march 29th, the last American combat troops left the former South Vietnam, marking the end of what was then our nation’s longest war,” Yesterday, the bipartisan legislation, S.305, authored by Senators Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) and Joe Donnelly (D-Ind.), permanently designating March 29th as National Vietnam War Veterans Day, was signed into law by President Trump.” “The Vietnam War Veterans Recognition Act of 2017 is the first federal statute to recognize in perpetuity the bravery and sacrifice of veterans who served during the Vietnam War.
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Update there are two

motions from the 2017

National Board of Directors

meeting which have been

completed.

Motion 24: To remove the current Resource button on the website Home Page and replace it with an “Info For Members” button located at the top of the Home Page Between the Donate and Join/Renew buttons. Recommend white letters to fit the red, white and blue format.  WITHOUT OBJECTION MOTION PASSED. Motion 25 : To approve the revised VVA National Disciplinary Policy.  WITHOUT OBJECTION MOTION PASSED.  Bill Meeks, Jr. National Secretary

National Meetings

Conference of State Council Presidents Meeting April 6, 2017 - April 6, 2017 DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington DC - Silver Spring. 8727 Colesville Road. Silver Spring. MD. United States National Board of Directors Meeting April 7, 2017 - April 8, 2017 DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington DC - Silver Spring. 8727 Colesville Road. Silver Spring. MD. United States 2017 National Convention August 8, 2011 - August 12, 2017 New Orleans Marriott. 555 Canal St. New Orleans. LA. United States

Vietnam KIA Casualty

Rank Breakdown

Here is a list of military lost in Vietnam by rank.

National Events

HEADING TEXT  HELPING VETERANS, COMMUNITIES, AND THOSE SERVING IN HARM’S WAY.  THE VVA   
VVA 432 all rights reserved 2017 OTHER CONTACTS SOCIAL  ADDRESS Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 432 P.O. Box 10363 Phoenix, Arizona 85064 CONTACT Mail: Lilsarge@mindspring.com Phone: 602-264-4320  Home NAVIGATION About National Events Chapter Events Veteran Issues Special Events Odds & Ends Links

The Vietnam War Veterans

Recognition Act of 2017

National Vietnam War Veterans Day – March 29 Annually.
The Vietnam War Veterans Recognition Act of 2017: National Vietnam War Veterans Day – March 29 Annually It’s Official: March 29 Is National Vietnam War Veterans Day. (Washington, DC) – “Forty-two years ago on march 29th, the last American combat troops left the former South Vietnam, marking the end of what was then our nation’s longest war,” Yesterday, the bipartisan legislation, S.305, authored by Senators Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) and Joe Donnelly (D-Ind.), permanently designating March 29th as National Vietnam War Veterans Day, was signed into law by President Trump.” “The Vietnam War Veterans Recognition Act of 2017 is the first federal statute to recognize in perpetuity the bravery and sacrifice of veterans who served during the Vietnam War.
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