BVA Meeting

November 5, 2018

The BVA Meeting was held October 22nd at the USO.  This year it was a full house.  Margaret Pollard informed the membership that the Beirut Memorial Scholarship is up and running.  There will be a committee that will meet regularly to set the criteria and amounts for the scholarship.  If you are interested in serving on this committee, please contact Margaret.  

 Elections were held this year for four board positions as Randy Gaddo was moved to Emeritus Board Member status.  The four elected board members are Rick Cunningham, Bill Yontz, Jack McDonald, and David Seelye. 

BVA Dinner

November 5, 2018

Dan Joy Founders Award

This year the BVA hosted the 35th Memorial Remembrance Dinner at Goettge Field House on Camp LeJeune. There were 750 tickets sold to the event.  The event started with toasts to families and fallen brothers.  The Founders Award was presented to Dan Joy.  Ed “Doc” Brown was also recognized for the walk that he did to bring awareness to our fallen.  General Al Gray was the keynote speaker.    

Archives

  • Vol. XXVII Issue I - Jan/Feb 2017 - 33 Year Beirut Remembrance. The Ties that Bind Us. RSII-Jan-Feb-2017.pdf (1.3 MBs)
  • Vol. XXVI Issue I - July/Aug 2016 - 32 Year Beirut Remembrance. Another Successful Remembrance; Looking Ahead to 2016 RSII-July-Aug-2016.pdf (1.5 MBs)
  • Vol. XXII, Issue 1 – August/September 2014 - AugSep2014.pdf (6.9 MBs)