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NAVY -10 ARMY - 17
The End...
12-04 Did you get yours?
11-26 Vietnam Vets: The Time is Now
11-18 More Navy Lingo... mostly forgotten
11-15 The Indomitable American Spirit!
11-14 Victory at Sea - 26 Episodes (Free)
11-11 If you are able...
10-24 A Day at Work
10-22 Blue Angels Show Schedule
10-05 Now is the time, shipmates!
09-29 Hurricane Florence: Life in the Bullseye
09-26 SecVA Wilkie: Watch & Talk this Thursday
09-21 Veteran to Veteran
09-14 Douglas Fairbanks Jr and The Beach Jumpers
08-31 Interesting Vet Stats:Vietnam  Wall
08-29 Re-live BOOTCAMP!
08-26 Veteran Access to Navy Exchanges
08-04 We're on Facebook!
06-27 Take a Knee...
06-05 Remembering D-Day and Ed Black
06-02 Striking Eight Bells: A Vietnam Memoir
05-31 Technology faux pas
05-29 Ride to the top of the NEW World Trade Ctr!
05-27 Your Day at the Beach
Veteran Information
from CVSO Chuck Weber
10-22 State Benefits for Veterans
10-16 TriCare Dental+Vision Insurance Coming
10-12 COLA 2019 Announced
10-05 Now is the time, shipmates!
09-26 SecVA Wilkie: Watch & Talk this Thursday
09-19 VA Supports Caregivers Too
09-11 Urge Senate to Approve Agent Orange Reform!
09-01 Terminology Origins
09-01 NDAA Benefits + VA Mission
08-31 Assisted Living/Home Health Care Options
07-28 Action on Fraudulent Veteran Charities
07-27 Notes: Tricare/Agent Orange /VA Secretary
07-26 Just a few clicks to VA Health Care
07-13 Agent Orange Vets: It's getting close!
07-01 Agent Orange Vets:  Contact your Senator!
06-14 Considering Burial in a VA Cemetery?
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Personnel Changes
12-11 Delapazo, Ernesto  SK2 Reported Aboard
12-11 Webster, James  IC3 Passed Away
12-11 Bashaw, Charlie   CS2 Reported Aboard
12-11 Leitch, Richard   GMG2 Passed Away
12-11 Kollar, Kalman  RM2 Passed Away
12-11 Higgs, Mathew   BT3 Passed Away
12-11 Crawford, Glenn   MM2 Passed Away
12-11 Whiteley, Larry   Passed Away
11-27 Achterbeg, Lawrence  YN2 Passed Away
11-27 Seymour, Charles  MM2 Passed Away
11-27 Pickett, Ronald   SH1 Passed Away
11-24 Reeder, Wm   STG3 Passed Away
11-21 Champion, Ron  MM3 Passed Away
11-17 Bock, Louis MM3 Reported Aboard
11-17 Tritz, Dale   EM1 Passed Away
11-17 Schill, Edward  MM3 Reported Aboard
11-17 Reichlmayr, Ronald  SKC Passed Away
11-17 Hopson, Charles   MS2 Passed Away
10-22 Morgan, Dick  MM2 Passed Away
10-21 Svec, James F  PN3 Passed Away

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Condolences to Joann Wheeler and family in the passing of her son, Joey on 10-30-18.  (11/09)

Condolences to the family of David "Dick" Morgan (MM2 62-65) on his passing on 10-22-18  (11/01)
Receiving Treatment/On The Mend
(Thoughts and Prayers [TaP] Welcomed)
TaP for Carl Himes (SK3 60-62) for treatment and recovery of medical issues.     (11/09)


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