Dad VFW 1949
v; Dy Veterans' Group . Combined War Veterans' Memorial Memorial Committee held a reorganization reorganization meeting Wednesday evening : with representatives of every group present Thomas Doughton, chaplain and service officer of the American Legion, was reelected , for the fourth consecutive year as general chairman of the committee. committee. Jack. Bird of the Aravets was elected secretary. , - . . . vMr. Doughton was named 'chairman 'chairman of the Memorial Day pro- pro- f ram committee and Everett Wil-ams Wil-ams Wil-ams of the Amvets was named chairman of the parade committee. committee. .Two . extra members .of the separate organizations are to be appointed to make up the person-' person-' person-' nel . of these two committees. , Benjamin, Poplaski, . commander of the Amvets, in . behalf of . his post donated the use of the poem which they had adopted as their . official poem for the' use of the Memorial Committee. ',. . Parade J committee . will , meet April 5 and the program committee committee Mil meet April XL Both groups .will report at a general meeting ' on April 15. - .. - Present: Catholic War veterans, - Paul KovaL: Jr., commander, and Josep -Stefacln: -Stefacln: . Amvets, Ben Poplaski, .Jack-Bird .Jack-Bird .Jack-Bird and Everett . WiUiamsOverseas Veterans, Henry Henry Balalker, Steve Lukachlk; , VFWr Louis Dukas; American. Le-gion, Le-gion, Le-gion, Henry Edwards, Sr., . and ,, Thomas Doughton. "