New Jersey Veteran Organizations

U.S. Military Veteran Associations and Organizations
New Jersey Organizations Reunion Calendar
116 assault helicopter company
Holmdel, New Jersey
Holmdel, New Jersey   07733   USA
ph:   407-415-0949

Contact Person:
Joe duval or Barry byer
Coordinator
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Additional Information:
New Jersey Vietnam veterans are having a commendation ceremony, displaying a former hornet aircraft, on a permanent
17th Signal Bn Assn.
http://17thsignalbatallionassociation.com
27 Roger Road
Edison , New Jersey   08817   USA
ph:   732-572-4262

Contact Person:
Bill Moore
Membership Chairman
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2ND INFANTRY DIVISION,KOREAN SERVICE VETERANS INC
http:// 2nddiv.org
BOX 216
GIBBSBORO, New Jersey   08026   USA
ph:   573-358-7238

Contact Person:
MYRL FISHER
PRES
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Additional Information:
COME JOIN US AT LODGE OF THE OZARKS ON NOV 8TH--12TH 2005 CALL KRISTA AT1-800-432-4202
41ST CIVIL AFFAIRS COMPANY VIETNAM
http://ELMERPENCE@ATT.NET
201 THIRD STREET
BEACH HAVEN, New Jersey   08008   USA
ph:   609-492-6959
fax:   609-492-1435

Contact Person:
ELMER M PENCE
FOUNDER
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42 nd A&E flight line buddies Loring AFB
http://baker869856@aol.com
95 no beach ave
cape may ct house, New Jersey   08210   USA
ph:   unlisted

Contact Person:
Jack
VP OF REUNIONS
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42 nd A&E turret & radar

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4th Ranger Infantry Company (Airborne)
P.O.Box 323
903 Route 47 South
Green Creek, New Jersey   08219   USA
ph:   609-889-1211

Contact Person:
Ranger Ed McDonough
Company Coordinator (4th Ranger Company Airborne)
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Additional Information:
We were the first Airborne Rangers.We served in the Korean War.Still looking for former Rangers.Our parent Association is "The Ranger Infantry Comanies (Airborne) Of the Korean War (RICA)
920 th. TRANSPORTATION COMPANY
http://SGTGUTCH@COMCAST.NET
1 CAVEN POINT ROAD
JERSEY CITY, New Jersey   07305   USA
ph:   201-424-5282

Contact Person:
RICHARD R. GUTCH
RETENTION NCO
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American Legion Post 168
Front Street
Red Bank, New Jersey   07701   USA
ph:   7325302065

Contact Person:
sniff
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Additional Information:
Meet at BPOE 233 Sep/Nov/Jan/Mar/May
American Legion Post 372
http://www.alch372.com
1532 Martin Ave
Cherry Hill, New Jersey   08002   USA
ph:   856-665-3889

Contact Person:
Sue Quinn-Morris
Ladies Aux VP
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Additional Information:
Vietnam Traveling Wall to Cherry Hill, NJ April 2009
American Legion, "Mantz-Cavalier" Post 293
12 Community Place
Warren Twp., New Jersey   07059   USA
ph:   908-668-9375

Contact Person:
D. E. Shilo Frampton
Bar/House Chairman
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Additional Information:
July 13th.2009, 1st Annual S.A.L. Pigroast/Clambake/Picnic/Membership Drive
American Legion, "Mantz-Cavalier" Post 293
12 Community Place
Warren Twp., New Jersey   07059   USA
ph:   908-668-9375

Contact Person:
D. E. Shilo Frampton
Bar/House Chairman
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July 13th.2009, 1st Annual S.A.L. Pigroast/Clambake/Picnic/Membership Drive. Please come join our fast growing Legion that will make an impression to all that stops by.
AMVETS Post # 717
c/o L Huggins
555 E. Hazelwood Avenue
Rahway, New Jersey   07065   USA
ph:   732-574-0142

Contact Person:
Lorena Huggins
Adjutant
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Additional Information:
AMVETS is in Rahway, NJ, serving all veterans, national guards and reserves that are active or have prior service.
AMVETS Post #2
Route 571
Jackson, New Jersey   08701   USA
ph:   7325302065

Contact Person:
sniff
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Additional Information:
Lunch served daily
Big T Veteran's Association
http://bigt.net
138 Briarwood Drive
Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey   08087-4018   USA
ph:   609-294-0955

Contact Person:
Vic Godfrey
Director
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Additional Information:
An association of former crew members of thr Aircraft Carrier Ticonderoga CV-14, CVA-14, CVS-14 and the Guided Missle Cruiser CG-47
Central Jersey Leathernecks detachment, Marine Corps League
http://www.jerseymarines.com
P.O. Box 667
Westfield, New Jersey   07091   USA
ph:   908 789-0822
fax:   908 233 1376

Contact Person:
John E. Patterson
Newsletter Editor
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Charles Wesley Price VFW Post 2389
http://oldsarge69@prodigy.net
106 Huron Ave.
Egg Harbor Twp, New Jersey   08234   USA
ph:   6099277003
fax:   6099271937

Contact Person:
Dick Simmons
Commander
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Additional Information:
Anyone coming to Atlantic City, stop in and see us. First drink on the house Add your name to our guest book.
Crescent Park VFW Post 9563
52 Essex Ave.
Achilles
Bellmawr, New Jersey   08031   USA
ph:   856-931-9734

Contact Person:
Reggie Achilles
Quarter Master
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Crescent Park VFW Post 9563
52 Essex Ave.
Bellmawr, New Jersey   08031   USA
ph:   856-931-9734

Contact Person:
Reggie Achilles
Quarter Master
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disabled american veterans
http://eagles21us@yahoo.com
7 stanton ct
hewitt, New Jersey   07421   USA
ph:   973-853-2173

Contact Person:
jim eagles
cso,annual service officer
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Additional Information:
need members to start a new chapter in northern nj.if any of you veterans live up north in nj and would like to help get a new chapter going i could use the help.i need 50 vets to get charter,.
FLC: FLSG A/B
402 Atlantic City Court
Lanoka Harbor, New Jersey   08734   USA
ph:   609 693 3165

Contact Person:
Bruce Baker
Admin - reunion dbase
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Additional Information:
Annual Reunions. 2012 to be held in Fredricksburg, VA - access to the National Museum of the USMC.
Fleet Reserve Association (FRA) Branch 57
http://www.fra.org
Maple Ave
Westville, New Jersey   08090   USA
ph:   609 748 5495 (work)

Contact Person:
Ellis Otto
Vice President of FRA branch 57
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Additional Information:
FRA membership is open to enlisted personnel of the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard, regular or reserve, active duty or retired. Commissioned officers who have served one day of prior service
Fleet Reserve Association (FRA) Branch 57
http://www.fra.org
Maple Ave
Westville, New Jersey   08090   USA
ph:   609 748 5495 (work)

Contact Person:
Ellis Otto
Vice President of FRA branch 57
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Additional Information:
FRA membership is open to enlisted personnel of the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard, regular or reserve, active duty or retired. Commissioned officers who have served one day of prior service
Fleet Reserve Association (FRA) Branch 57
http://www.fra.org
Maple Ave
Woodbury, New Jersey   08090   USA
ph:   609 748 5495 (work)

Contact Person:
Ellis Otto
Vice President of FRA branch 57
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Additional Information:
FRA membership is open to enlisted personnel of the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard, regular or reserve, active duty or retired. Commissioned officers who have served one day of prior service
Force Logistics Command/FLSG-Alpha/Bravo
402 Atlantic City Court
Lanoka Harbor, New Jersey   08734   USA
ph:   609-693-3165

Contact Person:
Bruce B. Baker
Member/Secretary
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Additional Information:
Runion to be held at the Best Western Hotel on Aug 3 to Aug 6, 2006. For more info Ph 609-693-3165 or E@ flsg_phila06@comcast.net

View upcoming reunions for Force Logistics Command/FLSG-Alpha/Bravo
Giunta-Marucci VFW Post 220
P.O. Box 689
Mays Landing, New Jersey   08234   USA
ph:   609 653-0988

Contact Person:
Robert E. McNulty, Sr.
Membership Chairman
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jjgardner det. 199
http://jjgardner.com
American Legion post 243
243 Oak tree rd.
So. Plainfield, New Jersey   07080   USA
ph:   908-668-9414
fax:   r0bertjuly035@cs.com

Contact Person:
robert hatton
Judge adv.--- /Quatermaster.
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Additional Information:
We have a color guard that march in parades around the area,and help at the V.A. hosp. Looking for members. Check our website come down and say hello.
joyce herbert post 226
16 wet 9st
bayonne, New Jersey   07002   USA
ph:   201 436 6095

Contact Person:
frank allgayer
vavsrep east orange hospital
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joyce-herbert post 226vfw
http://vze2hnck1@verizon.net
16 west 9 st
bayonne, New Jersey   07002   USA
ph:   201 858 -1416

Contact Person:
frankallgayer
cmrd &servicer officeer
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N.A.U.S. National Association of Uniformed Services
http://patriotkitchens@live.com
American Legion-"Mantz Cavalier" Post 293
12 Community Place
Warren Twp., New Jersey   07059   USA
ph:   908-327-0799

Contact Person:
Sgt. D. E. Shilo Frampton
President
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Additional Information:
Meetings- 1st. Sunday of Each Month at Post 293, 4pm, Post Home # (908) 668-9375, Serving Union, Somerset, Middlesex & Morris Counties
New Jersey veterans memorial vfw post 9112
http://kvetfamily@cs.com
524 n west blvd
735 so spring road
vineland, New Jersey   08361   USA
ph:   856--692-8050

Contact Person:
joseph g hampton
commander
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Additional Information:
veterans helping veterans
NJ VETERANS HELPING VETERANS
http://www.njveteranshelpingveterans.org
596 HARMONY ROAD
JACKSON, New Jersey   08527   USA
ph:   608-226-1666
fax:   732-833-6146

Contact Person:
DONALD C OCONNELL
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
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NMCB- 40 Reunion Assoc.
P.O. Box 112
Franklinville, New Jersey   08322   USA
ph:   856-358-2009

Contact Person:
Ed Holsten
President
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Additional Information:
Open to all past and present Seabees and "H" Co. personnel who served in NMCB- 40
NMCB- 40 Reunion Assoc. (ALL ERAS)
PO Box112
Franklinville, New Jersey   08322   USA
ph:   856-358-0916

Contact Person:
Ed Holston
President
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North Jersey Chapter 82nd Airborne Division Association
http://www.82ndassociation.org/NorthJersey
Hopelawn VFW Post # 1352
113 James Street
Hopelawn, New Jersey   08861   USA
ph:   (732) 321-2336

Contact Person:
Dan McOlvin
Secretary
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Additional Information:
"All Airborne Chapter. Meetings on the third Saturday of each month. Hall opens at 1:00 p.m.
NY-NJ Chapter,1st Cavalry Division Assn.
P.O. Box 241
Tenafly, New Jersey   07670   USA
ph:   201-883-0343

Contact Person:
Bob Arbasetti
President
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piscataway memorial post #7504 V.F.W.
501Sidney RD. P.O.Box493
Piscataway, New Jersey   08854   USA
ph:   732-981-0449

Contact Person:
Robert Wells
Commander
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Platoon 308 Parris Island (1962)
726 Chatham Road
Somerdale, New Jersey   08083   USA
ph:   856-783-5053

Contact Person:
Bob O'Dowd
Cpl, USMC, 1/62 - 5/66
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Plt 208
633 Watchung Rd
Bound Brook, New Jersey   08805   USA
ph:   732-356-8762
fax:   732-418-3345

Contact Person:
Bill Siebel
Detachment Commandant
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50th Reunion at Parris Island
Plt 208
633 Watchung Rd
Bound Brook, New Jersey   08805   USA
ph:   732-356-8762
fax:   732-418-3345

Contact Person:
Bill Siebel
Detachment Commandant
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Additional Information:
50th Reunion at Parris Island - April 22-25 2009
RECON RIDERS MC
http://www.reconriders.webs.com
580 Pennsylvania Ave
Elizabeth, New Jersey   07201   USA
ph:   908-884-1696

Contact Person:
Michael Chioco
President / Founder
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Additional Information:
Veterans helping veterans cope with post-deployment issues with an unorthodox method. Help support us in supporting currently deployed troops from the local area.
RECON RIDERS MC
http://www.reconriders.webs.com
580 Pennsylvania Ave
Elizabeth, New Jersey   07201   USA
ph:   908-884-1696

Contact Person:
Michael Chioco
President / Founder
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Additional Information:
Veterans helping veterans cope with post-deployment issues. Help support us in supporting currently deployed troops from the local area.
Semper Fidelis Detachment Marine Corps League
http://www.semperfidet.com
344 Harvey Ave.
Wenonah, New Jersey   08090   USA
ph:   856-468-7857
fax:   856-848-0731

Contact Person:
Bill Harkins
Jr. Vice Comandant
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Additional Information:
We are very actived in charity events & Tots For Tots . We are the originators of Operation Call Home and the County Color Guard and much more.
Sgt. Walter Scott Brown Post 226, The American Legion
http://www.alpost226.org
215 Continental Avenue
River Edge, New Jersey   07661   USA
ph:   201-261-9713

Contact Person:
Victor F. Godfrey Sr.
Post Adjutant
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Additional Information:
Meetings 4th. Monday of the month. Check our website for current information.
Society Of the Third Infantry Division
http://www.warfoto.com/3rdiv.htm
610 Poplar Rd.
River Vale, New Jersey   07675-6431   USA
ph:   201-573-0515
fax:   201-573-0515

Contact Person:
Carl Q. Topie
Public Relation Chairman
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South Jersey Vietnam Veterans Association
http://www.southjerseyvietnamveteransassociation.com
1868 Greentree Road
cherry Hill, New Jersey   08003   USA
ph:   856-858-0543

Contact Person:
Ed Murtaugh
President
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Additional Information:
Non-profit corporation . Mission is helping other veterans. Check us out.
THe 36 th Combat Engr. Regt,.
http://johnfallon36@hotmail.com
2459 First Ave.
Avalon, , New Jersey   08202   USA
ph:   3306272093

Contact Person:
John Fallon
Capt.
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Additional Information:
We did it all .Made landings Cleared Mines, Etc. Mostly used as Back up Infantry at Anzio & then on till the war ended
THE WOLFHOUNDS 27TH INFANTRY REGIMENT HISTORICAL SOCIETY
http://www.kolchak.org
P. O. BOX 4582
HIGHLAND PARK, New Jersey   08904-4582   USA
ph:   732 572-2615

Contact Person:
Joseph A. Guchek
Secretary
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U.S. Navy Amphibious Force Veterans Assn.
2745 Dalton Ln
Toms River, New Jersey   08755-2537   USA
ph:   732 367 6472

Contact Person:
John J. Walsh
President
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Additional Information:
Reunion Oct. 11-16, 2009 San Antonio, TX
U.S. Navy Amphibious Force Veterans Assn.
2745 Dalton Ln
Toms River, New Jersey   08755-2537   USA
ph:   732 367 6472

Contact Person:
John J. Walsh
President
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Reunion Oct. 11-16, 2009 San Antonio, TX WWII, Korea & Viet Nam
US Navy Amphibious Force Veterans Assn.
2745 Dalton Ln
Yoms River, New Jersey   08755-2537   USA
ph:   732 367 6472

Contact Person:
John J. Walsh
President
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Veterans from, WWII, Korea, Viet Nam & Wars
USS Chewaucan (AOG-50)
67 Eastwick Drive
Gibbsboro, New Jersey   08026   USA
ph:   8565662495

Contact Person:
Pierce Pelouze
Chair, Reunion Committee
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USS Hassayampa Veterans Association
http://www.hassayampa.com
54 Grant Ave.
Cliffside Park, New Jersey   07010-3107   USA
ph:   201-941-9120

Contact Person:
Vic Alasio
President
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An association for all Hassayampa shipmates, both Navy and USNS. Contact Vic Alasio at the phone number provided.
USS Hassayampa Veterans Association
http://www.usshassayampa.com
64 Grant Avenue
Cliffside Park, New Jersey   07010   USA
ph:   201 941 9120
fax:   201 941 7946

Contact Person:
Vic Alasio
President
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Additional Information:
This is the Official Website of the USS Hassayampa (AO-145).
USS Hyman DD-732 Assn, Inc.
http://USSHymanDD732@aol.com
52 So. 20th Street
Kenilworth, New Jersey   07033   USA
ph:   908-276-3455

Contact Person:
Dave Meloche
President
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Additional Information:
Hundreds of proud sailors who served onboard from 1944 to 1969. Memorial service annually on April 6th, Upcoming reunion in Lancaster, PA. Sept.14-21, 2008.
USS Intrepid Former Crewmember Association
http://members.aol.com/cv11njrep/index1.html
340 B1 Woodlawn Terrace
Collingswood, New Jersey   08108   USA
ph:   856-854-1754
fax:   856-858-4866

Contact Person:
John A. Simonetti
President
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The Association of Former Crewmembers
USS Keppler DD/DDE 765
116 Howell Ave
Fords, New Jersey   08863   USA
ph:   732-326-0977

Contact Person:
Stephen Mooney
Chairman
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Additional Information:
Shipmates, Family & Friends of the Mighty K 1947-1972
USS Moale DD 693 Association
http://www.ussmoaleassn.com
USS Moale DD 693 Association
131 Rounsaville Rd.
Hampton, New Jersey   08827-2524   USA
ph:   908 537-7769

Contact Person:
Bryan Wentz ( Butch )
Association Newsletter Editor
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Additional Information:
All former crew members who served aboard from 1944 Commissioning to 1974 Decommissioning.

View upcoming reunions for USS Moale DD 693 Association
USS Roanoke CL-145 Association
http://www.ussroanokecl145.com
c/o 7 River Drive
Toms River, New Jersey   08753-7028   USA
ph:   732-929-0671

Contact Person:
Vic Russell
Secretary
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USS Tattnall
http://tonbet@netscape.com
31 Buxton Court
Southampton, New Jersey   08088   USA
ph:   609-859-1238

Contact Person:
Anthony De Marco
Contact
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USS Tattnall DD125/APD19
http://tonbet@netscape.com
31 Buxton Court
Southampton, New Jersey   08088   USA
ph:   609-859-1238

Contact Person:
Anthony De Marco
Organizer
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Additional Information:
To be held with The Four Stack APD Assn

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USS W. Seiverling DE-441 Association
P.O. Box 242
Franklinville, New Jersey   08322   USA
ph:   856-697-4314

Contact Person:
Timothy McCuen
Association Coordinator
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VETERANS FOR VETERANS CONNECTIONS
http://WWW.GYSGTVITALONESR.FREEHOMEPAGE.COM
PO BOX 31
SOMEDALE, New Jersey   08083   USA
ph:   856-309-8052
fax:   856--309-8054

Contact Person:
GYSGT ANGELO VITALONE SR.
VETERANS SERVICE CORRDINATION&IRAQ VETERANS THAT ARE HOSPITALIZED
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WE HELP ALL VETERANS,SPECIALIZE IN GOING TOO WASHINGTON TOO FIGHT FOR THE RIGHTS OF ALL VETERANS.ALSO QUALIFIED VETERAN SERVICE OFFICE ON BOARD
Veterans of Foriegn Wars Post 2347
Bank Street
Netcong, New Jersey   07857   USA
ph:   9733470151

Contact Person:
yvonne jobeless
Ladies Auxiliary Post 2347
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VFW Post 1397
20 Pennsylvania R. R. Ave.
Linden, New Jersey   07036   USA
ph:   908- 862-9890

Contact Person:
Paul Metro
Adjutant
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VFW POST 8840
http://www.pennsgrovevfw8840.org/
PO Box 20
E. Line and Margaret Sts.
Penns Grove, New Jersey   08069   USA
ph:   (856) 299-9832
fax:   (856) 299-1944

Contact Person:
Jeff Springsteen
Past Commander /Service Officer
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vfw post226
16west 9st
bayonne, New Jersey   07002   USA
ph:   n/a

Contact Person:
frankallgayer
cmrd
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vfw post226
16 west 9st
bayonne, New Jersey   07002   USA
ph:   201 858 -1416

Contact Person:
frank allgayer
ccmrd
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Additional Information:
contact cmrd frankallgayer
vfw post226
http://ww.vfw post226a outstand post
16 west9 sr
bayoone, New Jersey   07002   USA
ph:   2014366095

Contact Person:
frankallgayer
cmrd &servicer officeer
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Additional Information:
cmrd isalso veterans service officer contact him on va benefits
vfwpost226
16-west 9st
bayonne, New Jersey   07002   USA
ph:   mn/a

Contact Person:
frankallgayer
commander
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commander frank allgayer email adress vze2hnck1@verizon.net
VIETNAM VETERAN OF AMERICAN CHAPTER 12
http://VVA12P@VERIZON.NET
831 ANDOVER ST
RED BANK, New Jersey   07701   USA
ph:   908-902-8789

Contact Person:
DENNIS BEAUREGARD
PRESIDENT
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WE ARE THE FIRST VVA CHAPTER IN THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY AND THE 12TH IN THE NATION
Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 779
P.O. Box 2465
Elizabeth, New Jersey   07207   USA
ph:   908-282-9100
fax:   908-352-1586

Contact Person:
Irene Gratacos
Associate Liaison
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Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 825
http://vvachapter825.org
P.O. Box 700
Mays Landing , New Jersey   08234   USA
ph:   609 653-0988

Contact Person:
Robert E. McNulty, Sr.
Membership Chairman
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vietnam veterans of america north jersey chapter 151
14-16 west 7th st
Bayonne , New Jersey   07002   USA
ph:   12018231823
fax:   falcon6872@worldnet.att.net

Contact Person:
frank sclafane jr
secretary
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Additional Information:
assisting viet and other veterans helping in the n.j. state organization
west new york jewish war vet post 467
c/o barry weiss
5701 blvd east apt 6c
west new york, New Jersey   07093   USA
ph:   201-861-0558

Contact Person:
barry weiss
commander and county commander for hudson county,nj
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looking for new members to join
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