Category: Veterans

Local 514’s Veterans Committee information

VETERANS DAY SALUTE AT BROKEN ARROW PAC

Event: Veterans Day Salute Date: November 13. 2016 Time: 2:00 PM Organization: Military History Center Tickets: Available at PAC door or from Military History Center Description: The Military History Center of Broken Arrow is presenting a Salute to Veterans on this Veterans Day weekend. The Fort Sill 77th Army Band, The Pride of Fort Sill, will be featured…

VETERAN BENEFIT FAIR

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. M&E Training Center, A-1-B6 Contact: Scott Chisum, 918-694-2727 While it’s not required, if you have DD214, please bring it with you to speed up the process with filing claims. Veteran Benefit Fair in PDF

Brooke Army Medical Center Christmas Drive “OPERATION FREE PX”

  The TWU Veterans in conjunction with Operation Military Embrace would like to make our Wounded Warriors and their families 2014 Christmas a Happy and Joyful one. Proceeds from the donations will help purchase the much needed items our Warriors and their families need. Members from the TWU Veterans Committee will be at the Brooke…

VFW Legislative Alert: Protect Military and Student Veterans’ Benefits

Background: Last June, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 4345, the Howard P. “Buck” McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year (FY) 2015. The bill rejected the Administration’s request to significantly reduce military compensation and other cost saving measures, including reducing the troops’ pay raise, increasing TRICARE pharmacy co-pays and reducing the basic housing…

Veterans Day Parade

What : Veterans Day Parade When : Tues Nov 11 Where :  meet at HOME DEPOT Downtown Tulsa Time : between 8am and 9am.  We will stage at 10am.  Parade starts at 11am over by 12 NOTE : If you are on Days you will have to be approved for vacation by your Supervisor to attend the Parade.

Fallen Oklahoma soldier found, honored

Corporal Billy McIntyre, U.S. Army, Company K, 3rd Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 31st Regimantal Combat Team was lost on December 7, 1950, near the Chosin Reservior, North Korea. He was accounted for in February of 2013, and will be burried January 17th, 2014, near Carter, Oklahoma. In honor of Corporal McIntyre’s memory and service to his…

Fraud Alert! Targeting Veterans

From: Union Veterans Council, AFL-CIO <unionveterans@aflcio.org> Date: Friday, November 22, 2013, 9:15 AM The Department of Veterans Affairs has issued a fraud alert about a marketing scam that is targeting veterans who misdial the VA National Call Center (800-827-1000) or the GI Bill Call Center (888-442-4551) phone numbers. A marketing company created two phone numbers that differ…

Brooke Army Medical Center Christmas Drive “OPERATION FREE PX”

TWU Veterans, in conjunction with “Operation Military Embrace” and “Our American Duty” wants to make our Wounded Warriors and their families 2013 Christmas a Happy and Joyful one. Proceeds from the donations will help purchase the much needed items our Warriors and their families need. Actual Items are also very much appreciated. TWU Volunteers will…