From President Bob Adkins:
Congratulations VVA/AVVA CHAPTER 1048 members, this year (2021) we celebrate 11 years of helping and honoring all veterans, from 25 Charter Members to our current 285+ VVA and 52+ AVVA members!
We are proud to be the second largest chapter (30 total) in the State of Florida
Aggressively advocate on issues important to veterans Seek full access to quality health care for veterans Identify the full range of disabling injuries and illnesses incurred during military service.
Hold government agencies accountable for following laws mandating veterans health care.
Create a positive public perception of Vietnam veterans Seek the fullest possible accounting of America's POW/MIAs Support the next generation of America's war veterans Serve our communities.
SGT Bob Adkins, President
President, Bob Adkins
1st Vice President, Richard Sawicki
2nd Vice President, Gabe Sanchez
Treasurer, Wendell Hawes
Secretary, Richard Sawicki
Representative, Diana Schaack
Vietnam War Commemoration: Vietnam Veterans of America Daytona Beach Chapter 1048 is a commemorative partner with the The United States of America Vietnam War 50th Anniversary Commemoration, established by Congress, to "thank and honor veterans of the Vietnam War, including personnel who were held as prisoners of war (POW) or listed as missing in action (MIA), for their service and sacrifice on behalf of the United States and to thank and honor the families of these veterans."
VVA 1048 honors its Gold Star Families
AS OF September 24, 2020 THE NUMBER OF AMERICANS MISSING AND UNACCOUNTED-FOR FROM THE VIETNAM WAR IS 1,585
Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1048
Our chapter mailing address is: P O Box 9623 Daytona Beach, Florida 32120 We meet at 5810 S. Williamson Blvd. Port Orange, FL 32128
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