|This web site is dedicated to ALL Veterans who served their country during a time of war and/or during peace
time, in particular during the Vietnam War
The "Texas Vietnam Veterans News" is the official publication of the Vietnam Veterans of America Texas State
Council published by VVAFT, Inc. 3 times per year as a service for the VVA Texas State Council and VVA
Members in the state of Texas
We hope you enjoy the time you spend with us and that you find what you are looking for. This web site provides
links to information about the Vietnam Veterans Assistance Fund of Texas, Inc. - Vietnam Veterans of America -
VVA Texas State Council - as well as the Associates of Vietnam Veterans of America and Texas State Associates
of Vietnam Veterans Association. Also links to other veterans organizations, the Department of Veterans Affairs
and other interested links, etc.
Don Kennedy, Jr
PO Box 1182
Salado, TX 76571-1182
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of the United States, irrespective of party alliances, where such instances reflect upon the
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owners and publishers of such websites. The links are included solely for the purposes of giving
our visitors alternative means to investigate, research, and contact like minded websites
concerning the veteran community.
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and/or services described in it. We are not liable to you or anyone else if errors occur in the
information on the Website or if that information is not up-to-date.
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or organizations owning web sites to which this site is linked may request
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This website is owned and operated by the Vietnam Veterans Assistance Foundation of Texas, Inc.
VVAFT has no affiliations with, nor owned by, or in partnership with the Department of Veterans Affairs,
governmental agencies or publishers.
VVAFT is however, affiliated with the Vietnam Veterans of America Texas State Council
in the area of helping veterans.
Jim W. Boyd
TVVN Editor &
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Incorporated in the State of Texas on March 14, 1997 and converted to a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization under
the nonprofit tax exempt I.R.S. Code 501 (c)(3) as a 509 (a)(1) a Publicly Supported Charitable Foundationon
November 23, 1997
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