CHAPTER CHATTER

The Official Newsletter of the
Shenandoah Valley Chapter #313
Korean War Veterans Association
Lewis M. Ewing,  Editor
December 2016

Welcome New Member

KWVA NATIONAL CONVENTION

           Dwayne Place

We are pleased to welcome Dwayne Place as the latest new member of our Chapter. Dwayne is a local boy who is a member of the first grad­uating class from James Wood High School in 1951.

Dwayne served in the US Army from February 1953 to February 1955 as a Field Radio Repair Technician with the 14th Armored Cavalry (Tanks) and then in 1957 he joined the Air Nat­ional Guard where he worked in the Base Communications Center.

He and his wife, Shirley, live in Merrimans Estates in Winchester. They are the proud parents of two sons and one daughter. Please take the time to introduce yourself to Dwayne and welcome  him to our Chapter.

Restoration Fellowship
Church Veterans Program

We accepted the invitation from the Restorat­ion Fellowship Church to attend their annual Veterans Appreciation Day service on Sunday, November 5th_ Unfortunately, only four of our members attended - Narce Caliva, Ed Ellis, Charles Hoak, and Lew Ewing. As usual, we received a warm welcome from the  members

of the congregation and we were treated to a dynamic sermon by Rev. Jay Ahlemann, Senior Pastor of the Church.

   Charles Hoak, Lew Ewing and Narce Caliva

Mystery Member of the Month

Can you guess the name of this

member of our chapter ??

(The answer is found on page 7 )

            Eventually, you will reach a point

         when you stop lying about your age

                 and start bragging about it.