Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 203 Announces Meeting Location Change

Friday, May 14, 2021

Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 203 has changed meeting locations.  

V.V.A. now meets the third Monday of the month at the Temple Baptist Church, 3200 Rossville Blvd.; use Cleo Avenue entrance.   

The next meeting is Monday, May 17. Supper is served at 6 p.m. and although the meal is free, donations are accepted. The meeting starts at 7 p.m.  

Membership is open to any Viet Nam era service member and visitors are always welcome.  

For additional information call Charlie Hobbs, president of chapter 203.  His phone number is 991-5858.  Chapter 203 is the second largest chapter in the United States and is celebrating its 35th anniversary.  


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