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CPP Outreach - Old Glory Chapter NSDAR

The EC-47 History Site 
50th Vietnam War Commemorative Partner Program Committee
National Outreach Program

VETERANS DAY 2018 

Old Glory Chapter 
National Society Daughters of the American Revolution
Franklin, Tennessee

Photos courtesy of Vietnam War USAF Combat Photographer, Author
and EC-47 History Site representative, William Van der Ven. 
https://www.amazon.com/author/scribbler-photographer 

 

  • 2018 Old Glory DAR invitation - Google Docs
  • (L-R) Lisa Kenney, Old Glory Chapter-NSDAR Veterans Services Chairperson and her parents, James Thomas Baker, US Navy/US Air Guard (Ret) & Betty Baker, also a DAR member. Ms. Kenney graciously included the EC-47 History Site registered Gold Star daughter Candice Sweet Thomas Vaughn in their Veterans Day ceremony.
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    Inside the building main hallway - window opens to the room where the ceremony took place. First graders made the banner on the front of the check in table and the Welcome Home poster...with the help of their art teacher.
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    One of at least four such bouquets that graced the tables where the food and other information were nicely organized.
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    This sign was made by room mothers of a first grade class whose grandfather was honored...and whose teacher is an Old Glory DAR member.
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    Boxes of Kleenex for every other row just in case; a very nice touch. Yes they were used!
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    United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration materials (brochures, pins, stickers) provided to Commemorative Partner Program organizations like the Old Glory Chapter for presentation to veterans, family members and guests.
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    (L-R) DAR members Loretta Kuss & Christi Malone. Elegant and very well informed.
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    The Old Glory Chapter DAR proudly displays their Commemoration Partner Program Certificate along with commemorative stickers and tin pins provided by the Commemoration for veterans and their family members and guests.
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    Vietnam War Commemoration In Memory Of lapel pin and Certificate of Honor presented to Candice Sweet Thomas Vaughn (Gold Star Daughter) during the ceremony. Candice is the daughter of USA Sergeant Larry Sweet who was killed in action on September 14, 1969.
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    50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War Commemorative Lapel Pin presented to all eligible attending veterans.
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    Proud Veteran  H. Gary Clarke II with his newly pinned "badge of honor" and his equally proud spouse and DAR member, Dottie Clarke.