Day with AUSA.
Join the Westmoreland Chapter for our annual
Presidents Day Dinner on Sunday, February 17th at the Tamarack Junction.
The guest speaker for the event is Lisa Howard, the Director of the
Veterans Administration Sierra Nevada Health Care System.
Here are the details and registration
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.
Great Gatsby Gala
Benefits Veterans Guest House and Honor Flight Nevada
Join the Battleborn Dollz for an evening of dancing
and decadence, and step back into the glamour and excitement of the era
of The Great Gatsby! The cash bar will be the beeís knees and the silent
auction will be the catís meow. Come see flappers, enjoy some giggle
water and watch out for those gold diggers! All the loot from this
swanky benefit will be donated to local veterans at the Veterans Guest
House of and Honor Flight Nevada. Saturday, February 23, at the VFW
Buy your ticket now.
Picked for Ambassador to Saudi Arabia
President Trump announced Tuesday that he is
nominating retired General John Abizaid, the longest-serving commander
of the U.S. Central Command, to lead the U.S. Embassy in Riyadh. Itís a
post that has been empty since former ambassador Joseph Westphal left in
Learn more. General Abizaid is a Lebanese-American, a native
of California, and currently lives in Gardnerville.
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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Reno, Nevada 89507
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