Local Vietnam veterans chapter hosts state convention

Saturday, June 23, 2018
The Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter No. 1023 for Barry County/Southwest Missouri hosted the Missouri Vietnam Veterans of America State Convention on Saturday, June 2 at the White River Conference Center in Springfield. The convention was attended by representatives from VVA chapters across Missouri. The purpose of the state convention was to present committee reports, discuss current issues and future events, and elect State Council officers. Lunch was served to all attendees in The Lodge at the conference center following the convention. VVA Chapter No. 1023 meets on the first Sunday of each month at 4 p.m. in the meeting room of the Angus Branch Steakhouse in Monett. Meetings are open to all Vietnam veterans. Contributed photo

The Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter No. 1023 for Barry County/Southwest Missouri hosted the Missouri Vietnam Veterans of America State Convention on Saturday, June 2 at the White River Conference Center in Springfield.