Dowload the Spring edition of the Chapter newsletter,
AUSA Sixth Region
The 2019 Meeting is being hosted by
the MSG Leroy Petry Chapter at Camp San Luis Obispo, CA, April 4-7.
In addition to learning more about AUSA, its current priorities and ways
to improve your chapter, you'll have an opportunity to visit the Hearst
Castle and other sights in the area.
Click here for full
details and a registration form.
are invited for St. Patrick's Day Dinner.
The Sierra Nevada Chapter of the Military Officers Association of
America (MOAA) will hold a St. Patrick's Day Dinner on Wednesday, March
13th at the Reno Elks Club. The guest speaker will be Mrs. Linda
Dickinson of the Reno Sierra Nevada Chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of
Here are full details and a registration form.
Veteran and Military
Day at the Legislature
The Nevada Department of Veterans Services, in partnership with the
United Veterans Legislative Council, invite You to the 2019 Veteran and
Military Day at the Legislature on March 20, 2019 from 6am until 3pm at
the Capital Mall in Carson City. The purpose is to raise awareness and
show appreciation for Nevada’s military and veteran communities.
Here is a schedule of events and registration information.
The Sierra Nevada Chapter of the
Vietnam Veterans of America is sponsoring a Vietnam War Veterans
Remembrance Day and All Veterans Lunch at the Reno Event Center on March
30th. Visit a display of Vietnam era equipment including a mobile
Vietnam Museum and a Huey helicopter. Veteran support
organizations will be available to all veterans to assist with benefits
and claims. Attendance is free. The lunch is $40.
Proceeds will benefit various local veterans charities.
Here are full details.
Become a Nevada Veterans Advocate
A Nevada Veterans Advocate (NVA) is a person who helps educate active
military members, guard and reserve members, Veterans and their families
about benefits and opportunities they may be eligible for. Simply put:
Nevada Veterans Advocates are people who want to help others and take
the time to learn how to do so!
more about NVAs and how to get certified.
Information on Agent
Orange Disability Compensation
The Vietnam Veterans of America has published a guide designed to
present information and describe the process in a user-friendly fashion
for a Vietnam veteran or (surviving) family member to file a claim for
service-connected VA disability compensation or death benefits for
illnesses/diseases associated with exposure to Agent Orange and other
related herbicides during military service.
Download this guide from the VVA website.
Not An AUSA Member?
"Voice for the Army - Support for the Soldier"
in Northern Nevada
Since 1950, the Association of
the United States Army has worked to support all aspects of national
security while advancing the interests of America's Army and the men
and women who serve.
AUSA is a private, non-profit educational organization that supports
America's Army--Active, National Guard, Reserve, Civilians, Retirees
and family members. AUSA provides numerous professional development
opportunities at a variety of events both local and national.
The General Westmoreland
Chapter consists of Reno area AUSA members who support our
brave soldiers and represent their interests here in Northern
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