AMVETS, POST#14

    AMVETS, POST #14

PORTSMOUTH, VIRGINIA  23704

SERVING OUR VETERANS

AMVETS  POST#14  HISTORY


AMVETS POST 14 OF PORTSMOUTH, VIRGINIA WAS ORGANIZE  UNDER THE NAME OF AMERICAN  VETERANS (AMVETS)  ON  13 SEPTEMBER 2014 UNDER THE LEADERSHIP OF COMMANDER ARTHUR BROWN JR.  POST 14 CAME ON BOARD WITH 43 MEMBERS.   POST 14 CHARTER WAS DATED 25 NOVEMBER 2014.  THE POST RECEIVED IT OFFICIAL CHARTER  ON 13 DECEMBER 2014 AT THE MONTHLY MEETING.


THIS WAS A GREAT DAY FOR THE POST.  THIS WAS A DEDICATION CEREMONY  TO INSTALLED OUR POST OFFICERS AND RECEIVED OUR POST CHARTER.  OUR SPECIAL GUEST WAS OUR NATIONAL COMMANDER:  LARRY VIA, STATE COMMANDER:  TRACY DEAN,  EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR : DAVID ROSE AND STATE FINANCE OFFICER:  DAVID LOY. 


OUR STATE COMMANDER INSTALLED OUR POST OFFICERS.  HE AND THE STAFF ALSO HAND OUT EACH MEMBERS A CHARTER CERTIFICATE AND OUR NATIONAL COMMANDER LARRY VIA INSTALLED OUR POST COMMANDER ARTHUR BROWN JR AND GAVE HIM THE OATH OF OFFICE.  THEIR WERE FAMILY MEMBERS AND FRIENDS CAME OUT AND REALLY ENJOY THE CEREMONY.  AFTER THE CEREMONY THEIR WERE A REPAST WITH LOTS OF FOOD TO EAT AND FELLOWSHIP WITH FAMILY, FRIENDS AND STATE OFFICERS.  EVERYONE REALLY ENJOY THEM -SELF AND HAD A NICE TIME.  THIS WAS A GREAT DAY FOR POST 14 TO REMEMBER.


POST 14 LADIES AUXILIARY WAS ORGANIZE UNDER THE LEADERSHIP OF PRESIDENT PAULA FILLMORE. THEY  CAME ON BOARD WITH 10 MEMBERS.  ON MAY 27, 2017 THEY WERE INSTALLED INTO THE POST BY DEPARTMENT PRESIDENT CHOCKLETTE AND ASSIST  BY DEPARTMENT (NEC) PENNY CAMPBELL AT BURNING BUSH WORSHIP CENTER, 405 PENDLETON STREET NORFOLK, VA  ON SATURDAY MAY 27, 2017 AT  8AM.  AFTER THE CEREMONY THEIR WERE A REPAST WITH LOTS OF FOOD TO EAT AND FELLOWSHIP WITH FAMILY, FRIENDS AND STATE OFFICERS.  EVERYONE REALLY ENJOY THEM -SELF AND HAD A NICE TIME.  THIS WAS A GREAT DAY FOR POST 14 TO REMEMBER