The Retired Enlisted Association Nov 24, 2014

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FROM WASHINGTON: NEWS FOR THE ENLISTED Monday November 24, 2014 HAPPY THANKSGIVING TREA hopes that you all have a wonderful Thanksgiving this Thursday. Last week was the first full week that Congress was back after the elections. There are still 2 House seats and one Senate seat up i

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Now back to Tinian . . . .

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       Chapter 6                Joining the 20th Air Force   Life on Tinian When the Americans arrived they set up the island like New York City with roads and parks named after New York streets, villas, and parks. Central Park became the focal point. I am sorry to say that

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Sick Call - John Dulgarian

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John Agop Dulgarian   I received word this PM that AMVET John Agop Dulgarian, dedicated Chaplain of Belmont AMVETS Post 2008, of Billerica, Massachusetts,   One who never, ever missed a Post meeting,   One whose selflessness was shown as he included his own person

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Cape Cod Veterans Happenings

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Update since out Nov. 6th meeting Ordered 2 full turkey dinners to be picked up from Stop & Shop Harwich Wed. and delivered to 2 disabled Vets in Harwich, in the past 2 weeks we have donated over $2,000 to these families who are struggling. Thanks to Harry Watling the child has winter cloth

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VFW Action Corps Weekly Nov 21, 2014

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  November 21, 2014     In This Issue: 1. Congress Approves New VFW Charter 2. Protect Our Service Members’ Pay and Benefits 3. VFW Testifies on GI Bill Approval Process 4. VFW Testifies on Health Care Legislation 5. Senate VA Committee Discusses Mental Health 6. House VA Committee

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  • The Retired Enlisted Association Nov 24, 2014 - FROM WASHINGTON: NEWS FOR THE ENLISTED Monday November 24, 2014 HAPPY THANKSGIVING TREA hopes that you all have a wonderful Thanksgiving this Thursday. Last week was the first full week that Congress was back after the elections. There are still 2 House seats and one Senate seat up in the air (waiting for Louisiana runoffs […]
  • Now back to Tinian . . . . -        Chapter 6                Joining the 20th Air Force   Life on Tinian When the Americans arrived they set up the island like New York City with roads and parks named after New York streets, villas, and parks. Central Park became the focal point. I am sorry […]
  • Sick Call – John Dulgarian - John Agop Dulgarian   I received word this PM that AMVET John Agop Dulgarian, dedicated Chaplain of Belmont AMVETS Post 2008, of Billerica, Massachusetts,   One who never, ever missed a Post meeting,   One whose selflessness was shown as he included his own personal prayers to those in need and especially added them to Post Benedictions,   […]
  • Cape Cod Veterans Happenings - Update since out Nov. 6th meeting Ordered 2 full turkey dinners to be picked up from Stop & Shop Harwich Wed. and delivered to 2 disabled Vets in Harwich, in the past 2 weeks we have donated over $2,000 to these families who are struggling. Thanks to Harry Watling the child has winter clothes and […]
  • VFW Action Corps Weekly Nov 21, 2014 -   November 21, 2014     In This Issue: 1. Congress Approves New VFW Charter 2. Protect Our Service Members’ Pay and Benefits 3. VFW Testifies on GI Bill Approval Process 4. VFW Testifies on Health Care Legislation 5. Senate VA Committee Discusses Mental Health 6. House VA Committee Discusses VA’s IT Security Weaknesses 7. […]
  • VA to Accept Proposals for New Scheduling System - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 21, 2014 VA to Accept Proposals for New Scheduling System New system will replace 30-year-old legacy scheduling system WASHINGTON – As part of The Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) ongoing effort to improve Veterans’ access to healthcare, VA announced it has issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) for a new Medical […]
  • : Quick Facts About the Veterans Choice Card - Quick Facts About the Veterans Choice Card Veterans Health Administration sent this bulletin at 11/19/2014 04:20 PM EST
  • Program Blast Nov 21.2014 - Programs Reporting Score Sheet Nov 21 14 PROGRAMS REPORTING – REPORT  CARD – PDF attached Need to pick it up!!! Only 41 days left in the current reporting period – 1 July through 31 December.   Holiday Mail for the Military deployed down range, IMPORTANT DATES.  https://www.usps.com/holiday AMVETS TASK FORCE DVD……………..Please do not forget this […]
  • The Story Goes on Courage Beyond the Blindfold - Farewell to Lucille   Stateside training from June 13, 1942, to April 12, 1945, finally came to an end for me. The night before I left for overseas, Lucille and I had a delightful quiet dinner alone at the Officer’s Club. We talked about our fun times together, our courtship back in Philly, the walks […]
  • Tuition Assistance Article & Podcast, Officers Forced to Retire with Enlisted Pay, Veterans Triple-Dipping on Benefits - Tuition Assistance Podcast & Article – How I Completed My Degree on Active Duty Officers Forced to Retire with Enlisted Pay; Veterans “Caught” Triple-Dipping Benefits? Hello Leon, I want to thank you for subscribing to our newsletter. It’s great to continue serving our community! Today there are three articles to highlight – I hope you […]
  • VVA National PresidentStates Strong Support for H.R. 5484, -   IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 19, 2014 No. 14-22 Contact: Mokie Porter 301-585-4000 x146 VVA National President States Strong Support For H.R. 5484, the Toxic Exposure Research Act   Washington, D.C.–Representatives Dan Benishek (R-MI) and Mike Honda (D-CA) have introduced the Toxic Exposure Research Act (H.R. 5484) that will, when enacted into law, establish a national […]
  • VA begins second phase of Veterans Choice Card programimplementation - VA begins second phase of Veterans Choice Card program implementation for veterans VA U.S. DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS NEWS RELEASE OFFICE OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS MEDIA RELATIONS WASHINGTON, DC 20420 (202) 461-7600 www.va.gov November 18, 2014 VA Implements Second Phase of Choice Card Program – Cards sent to Veterans waiting more than 30 days for care […]
  • House Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Health - House Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Health holds hearing on H.R. 5484, The Toxic Exposure Research Act of 2014 Vietnam Veterans of America November 17, 2014 On Wednesday, November 19, 2014, Vietnam Veterans of America,  National President, John Rowan will be presenting testimony before the House Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Health regarding H.R. 5484, The Toxic  […]
  • Veteran Nabbed in Sting Accused of Posing as Wounded SEAL - Veteran Nabbed in Sting Accused of Posing as Wounded SEAL 104 comments Weatherford Democrat (Texas) | Nov 12, 2014 | by Christin Coyne During a sting at a Weatherford gun store Saturday, a Navy veteran falsely claiming to be a decorated Navy SEAL officer injured in combat was arrested after lying about his service record […]
  • Hudson Post 208 25 years ago - xmas Dinners_Post 208.JPG (169.9 KB) Download | Remove Thanksgiving Dinners_Post 208.JPG (664.5 KB) Download | Remove  Here you go 208 and others.  The first dinners organized by Commander, at the time, Fred Prindle, and Auxiliary President, at the time, Lynda Prindle.  My has time flown by.