New Member Spotlight: Shennae Curtis

This is a recurring column that highlights new VFW Post 3063 members. Comrade Shennae Curtis joined in October 2020 and volunteered to be the Post 3063 Historian. What motivated you to join the VFW? After seeing so many of my compatriots struggle as they got out to find purpose and meaning in their lives I realized that what I really wanted was a community. One of the things that is…

Service Flashback: Robert Kettle

Comrade Robert Kettle, Commander, U.S. Navy (Retired) provided these images from his service overseas. From 1990 to 2012, his naval and joint service included serving at sea (Bosnia, GWOT, Iraq, Afghanistan), on land (Iraq, Russia), and on staff (Kosovo while with EUCOM as J2 XO). Bob says his purpose was, “To serve my nation in something that’s not just a job but an adventure that supports life, liberty and the…

Service Flashback: Harold Rodenberger

Then Sgt. 1st Class Harold Rodenberger is pictured on May 3, 1967, at the Military Assistance Command Vietnam (MACV) II compound at 606 Tran Hung Dao, Cholon (a large mostly Chinese section of Saigon) where the MACV J1 and subordinate offices were located. He worked in the Operations Division, Office of the Adjutant General. According to Harold: Our boss said we would work longer than the troops in the field,…