Vietnam Veterans of America
Westchester County (NY)
Chapter 49

     "Never again will one generation of veterans abandon another..."


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Click Here to Remember the 217 Men from Westchester Who Gave Their Lives in Vietnam



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Board of Directors and General Membership Meetings
1st Thursday of each month - 1930 hrs.
at the Armonk American Legion Hall
35 Bedford Road
Armonk, NY 10504



Contact: Dan Griffin, Executive Director
PO Box 224 Pleasantville, NY 10570
(914) 682-4949

Executive Director's Report


Founded in 1978, Vietnam Veterans of America is the only national Vietnam veterans organization congressionally chartered and exclusively dedicated to Vietnam-era veterans and their families. VVA is organized as a not-for-profit corporation and is tax-exempt under Section 501(c)(19) of the IRS Code.

With more than 50,000 individual members in 46 state councils and 630 local chapters, VVA's goals are to promote and support the full range of issues important to Vietnam veterans, to create a new identity for this generation of veterans, and to change public perception of Vietnam veterans.



Welcome to our newest members:


David Marinella, Life Member from West Harrison

Helder Barreto, Life Member from Port Chester

Daniel Rome, Life Member from West Harrison

Duncan Hoffman, Life Member from Port Chester

Joseph Bucolo, Life Member from Ossining



Chapter 49  2016 Scholarships

2016 Scholarship Recipients with Chapter 49 Officers

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Chapter 49 is saddened to report the passing of Long Time Chapter Member:

Robert La Russell



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What's New in Chapter 49?





Never Forgotten: Vietnam Memorials in the USA

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for more information and to order your copy!






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Calendar of Chapter 49 Events

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Funeral of Vietnam Veteran
February 25, 2016
Calverton Veterans Cemetery
Long Island

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Agent Orange
Flash Updates

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Archive of Past Updates

Latest Flash Update

5/15/15 update
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NYS Council Interchange

January 2016 Issue
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Chapter 49 Newsletter

Winter - Spring 2016 Issue
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National Headquarters


New York State Council




Legislative Corner
Information about pending/proposed legislation
of specific interest to Veterans and their families.
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2011 Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 49
PO Box 224 Pleasantville, NY 10570
(914) 682-4949


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