Fellow members of the TAVVA and friends of the TAVVA, The Taunton Area Vietnam Veterans Association is holding a Chicken BBQ on Saturday, May 18, 2019, at 5:00 PM. Tickets are $15.00. Dighton Pavilion, Route 138, Dighton, MA. (Behind Dighton Town Hall) For tickets contact Tony Rosario 508-669-6877 or Hank Mello 508-243-4625. Thank you, Hank
This Month’s History Lesson, the Marine Corps Way: April Semper Fidelis 1 April 1945: Easter Sunday and April Fool’s Day. U. S. Marines and Army troops landed on Okinawa (island secured 22 June). 1 April 1968: End of Tet Counteroffensive, Vietnam. 2 April 1944: The 22nd Marine Regiment secured Majit Island in
L/Cpl John J. VanGyzen Detachment #1285 Marine Corps League Meeting Minutes March 9, 2019 The meeting of the John J. VanGyzen Detachment was called to order by Commandant Bruce Aldrich at 10:00 hours. 25 members were present. The colors were posted, the pledge of allegiance and opening prayer. Bruce introduced a new members Gino Jackson.