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Thread: [Acro] RE: Fw: Important News from IAC Headqua ...
Message: [Acro] RE: Fw: Important News from IAC Headquarters
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From: Planedancer at aol.com
Date: Thu, 31 Oct 2002 01:17:00 UTC
In a message dated 10/30/2002 4:05:39 PM Central Standard Time, klick at aps.anl.gov writes: << The VFW and American Legion, as well as the US Government Department of Veterans Affairs would seem to disagree. Another thread to start debate. >> You bet. When I was in Germany during Desert Storm, the VFW was there recruiting. They told me they didn't consider us veterans of foreign war unless we actually served in the Saudi/Kuwait arena. Later, they "changed their minds" about that, but I pretty well ignored them after that. Seems they aren't truly interested in "new blood" to keep the organization going, or they weren't interested in female members at that time. << I wish we had flying weather in Chicago. >> Wish we had it in Texas, but I'm getting some good experience safety piloting in IMC while preparing to start instrument training, so... Melanie Rhome (Ft. Worth) TX