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Golden Corral provides Chow, cash, and charity for DAV – Disabled American Veterans

Golden Corral provides Chow, cash, and charity for DAV – Disabled American Veterans – Brief Article Most veterans were quick to answer Chow Call when they were in uniform. On Nov. 12, 2001, more than 400 Golden Corral restaurants nationwide called out to veterans and active duty military by providing free dinners. Grateful veterans and […]

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Restoring the honors to Afro-Union soldiers

Restoring the honors to Afro-Union soldiers Thom Wilborn In a quiet corner of Chesapeake, Va., lies hallowed ground that had been mostly forgotten over the years. Tucked away in an isolated part of the populous Hampton Roads area, Cuffey-town cemetery is the final resting place for some of Virginia’s Afro-Union soldiers who donned blue coats […]

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Reunions – Brief Article

Reunions – Brief Article Reunions.. Because of the increasing number of requests and the space limitations of our magazine, we must limit publication of unit reunions to one time only. Send such notices at least six months in advance to: Reunions, DAV 3, Magazine. P.O. Box 14301. Cincinnati. OH 45250-0301. Thank you … the Editors. […]

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2002 National Convention in Dallas

2002 National Convention in Dallas – Excitement as Big as Texas Is a Sure Bet Jim Hall Mark your calendar now to attend the 2002 DAV and Auxiliary National Convention in Dallas August 9-14. It’s going to be a Texas big, beautiful, and exciting event of a lifetime for the whole family! “We’ve got it […]

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DAV aids victims, families of terror attacks – Disabled American Veterans – Brief Article

DAV aids victims, families of terror attacks – Disabled American Veterans – Brief Article – Column Thom Wilborn The DAV was there to help those injured or who lost loved ones in the Sept. 11 attack against our nation and to assist the families of those injured or killed in America’s war against terrorism. “We […]

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Pentagon tour …

Pentagon tour … Retired Major League Baseball Umpire Larry Barnett, greets Army National Guard Sergeant Heath Hobson and his spouse, Katie, as they arrive at the Pentagon, the headquarters of the U.S. Department of Defense, Located in Arlington, Va. The Hobson’s were among a group of U.S. military men and women disabled while serving in […]

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Battle continues for concurrent receipt – Legislative Update

Battle continues for concurrent receipt – Legislative Update – Brief Article Dave Autry The tireless grassroots efforts of our embers continues to win support in the fight to end the unfair policy that prevents military retirees with service-connected disabilities from receiving their full longevity retirement pay and VA disability compensation. The House Budget Committee included […]

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Now’s the time to recruit future volunteers

Now’s the time to recruit future volunteers – Disabled American Veterans volunteers in VA medical facilities Jim Hall DAV and Auxiliary volunteers have proudly borne the slogan “DAV Volunteer — We make it happen!” on pins they wear for many years. But what if there were no volunteers to make it happen? The new DAV […]

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Higher limits for VA home loan program

Higher limits for VA home loan program Veterans and their families now have a greater chance to make their dreams of home ownership a reality, thanks to an increase in the Department of Veterans Affairs home loan guaranty limit. Effective Jan. 1, changes in the loan guaranty limit means veterans will be able to get […]

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2002 DAV NSO Directory: here is your handy updated 2002 reference directory for DAV National Service Offices nationwide

2002 DAV NSO Directory: here is your handy updated 2002 reference directory for DAV National Service Offices nationwide – Disabled American Veterans Alabama Disabled American Veterans VA Regional Office 345 Perry Hill Rd., Rm. 1-116 Montgomery, AL 36109 (334) 213-3365 Arizona Disabled American Veterans VA Regional Office 3225 N. Central Ave., Suite 409 Phoenix, AZ […]