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MOPH Chapter 177

Shoulder to Shoulder with Gov. Jindal

Shoulder to Shoulder with Gov. Jindal
VA Monthly Site Inspections Ordered - Hospital, Clinics and Mental Health Facilities
Letter from Secretary of Veterans Affairs David LaCerte
Patriot of the Year - Richard O'Brien
MOPH Chapter 177 Fun Raising - October, 2013
Veterans Health Care & Veterans Benefits Briefings 25 Oct 2013
Legislative Endeavor "Purple Heart Recognition Day"
Burial Allowances Available to Veterans
Purple Heart Day Aug. 7, 2013
Kenilworth 4th of July Parade.
Why Are Veterans Waiting Years on Appeal?:
The Purple Heartbeat Newsletter for June 2013
Claims Backlog Begins to Shrink
Presentation - First Responder Award
MOPH Award
Cpl. Joseph Fontenot Plaque Presentation
2014 Cost of Living Adjustment
VA Claims Backlog Milestone
Senate Passes COLA for Vets
Veterans Cemetery Ceremony at Camp Villere 12/05/12
2012 Guide to Constitutional Amendments
Proposed Constitutional Amendment
Purple Heart Day
Stolen Valor Act
Homestead Exemption for Spouse
Hero Poster
Governor Jindal Announces New Legislative Proposals
Sequestration Cuts
Vietnam Veterans and Their Families
OPM: Reservists can not be denied
Schedule a Burial and Benefits
Port Hudson Dedication
Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day
Patriot of the Year
History of the Purple Heart
MOPH 177 Roster
The Training Course for Filing for Benefits from National
VA Benefits - State and Federal
Laws Concerning Veteran Benefits
Photos of Events

The Red Stick Chapter 177 of the Military Order of Purple Hearts stand shoulder to shoulder with Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal as he signs two bills into law establishing a burn registry and extending benefits to Louisiana veteran's spouses.
In addition as the 2014 Louisiana Legislative session came to a close the Governor also signed into law August 7th as Louisiana Purple Heart Day. This day coincides with the National Purple Heart Day.


Pictured at the June 4, 2014 ceremony are Roosevelt B. Gipson, Sr. - Chapter 177 Senior Vice Commander, Bobby Jindal - Governor for the State of Louisiana, Tommy Jarreau - Chapter 177 Commander, and Bob Schilling - Chapter 177 Financial Officer.