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Honor Flight coast to coast...

DAV members were among 12 veterans who served in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War taken to Washington, D.C., as part of the Honor Flight Program. The veterans, from St. George, Utah, along with volunteers and guardians, spent time at memorials erected to honor their service as well as Arlington National Cemetery and others. Photo provided by Russell Estlack

Giving back...

Members of DAV Chapter 4 in Tampa, Fla., purchased a van and donated it to the James A. Haley Veterans Hospital to transport veterans to and from VA medical appointments. From left: DAV Department of Florida member Maryann Keckler, Hospital Director Joe Battle, and DAV Department of Florida members Danny Fleary, John Makas, National 2nd Jr. Vice Commander Andy Marshall, Robert Elliott, Frank Chicollo, James Ferguson and Jack Shoals.

The gift of art...

Members of DAV Chapter 63 in Cincinnati, presented a donation of more than $1,600 to leadership of the Cincinnati VA Medical Center for purchasing therapeutic arts and crafts kits for hospitalized and disabled veterans. From left: Cincinnati VA Medical Center Voluntary Services Director Traci Butts, Chapter 63 Chaplain David Leist, former Cincinnati VA Medical Center Director Vivian Hutson, Chapter 63 Treasurer Doug Fike and Chapter 63 Program Projects Committee Chairman Steve Smith.

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Title Annotation:briefs
Publication:DAV Magazine
Geographic Code:1USA
Date:Jul 1, 2019
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