Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Agent Orange Town Hall Meeting September 19, 2013 Winterhaven, Florida

Agent Orange Town Hall Meeting
September 19, 2013 6:30 Pm
Location: American Legion 8
300 Avenue M NW
Winterhaven, Florida

This meeting is for ALL VIETNAM VETERANS AND VETERANS that were exposed to Agent Orange/Dioxins during their military service. Significant numbers of Vietnam Veterans have children and grandchildren with birth defects related to exposure to Agent Orange. VVA will have a panel of experts to answer all questions concerning defects and the procedure to file a claim for benefits. Other places of exposure: Service along the Korean DMZ and the fenced perimeters of airforce bases in Thailand during the Vietnam war. Loading of Agent Orange on ships for delivery to Vietnam, or if you served on ships that transported, stored, used, or tested Agent Orange; working on shipboard aircraft or equipment that was used in Vietnam.

All diseases linked to Agent Orange will be covered. We will then take questions from the audience. You will find out that you and your family are not alone. VVA is collecting data on families and preparing to present findings to congress later this year. PLEASE TRY TO ATTEND AND TELL YOUR FRIENDS.

Sponser: Vietnam Veterans of America #1040 Polk County, Florida
American Legion 8 Winter Haven
Contact: Daniel Penzien 863-738-4646

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