BVA Memorial Day 2012 wreath presented at Tomb of the Unknowns.
BVA Memorial Day 2012 wreath presented at Tomb of the Unknowns.

Tom Zampieri and Steve Baskis in Arlington Cemetery box prior to Memorial Amphitheater ceremony.
Tom Zampieri and Steve Baskis in Arlington Cemetery box prior to Memorial Amphitheater ceremony.

In Remembrance...

 

The Blinded Veterans Association deeply regrets the deaths of the following blinded veterans:

 

Alabama R.G.
Joseph W. Ham

Arkansas R.G.
Nicholas H. Bollen

Central California R.G.
Billie D. Camren
Albert N. Hernandez

Florida R.G.
Eldon Beach
John F. Caperton, Jr.
James P. Enos
Robert C. Green
Garland Hardin
Robert J. Hazleton
Robert Hermanns
Bert B. Hollingsworth
Andrew L. James
Lawrence V. Mandarino
Donald J. McCarten
Edward J. O'Connell
Leo Satz
Irving Siegel
Edwin Turner

Illinois R.G.
Francis D. Gress
Carlos Hawkins

Indiana R.G.
Joe Black

Louisiana R.G.
Larry J. Franklin

Massachusetts R.G.
Joseph G. Broadbent

Mississippi R.G.
Nicholas R. Stevens

New Jersey R.G.
Albert J. Dowdney

New Mexico R.G.
George H. Hudson
Albert A. Mantes

New York R.G.
David Kimball

North Carolina R.G.
Harold T. Clayton
Kenneth W. Gatewood
John K. Saunders
Kenneth M. Slate

Northern Arizona R.G.
James C. Patterson

Northern California R.G.
Joy M. Harris
Irvin Hart
Joyce M. Monks

Ohio R.G.
Jesse A. Palagyi
Frederick Taft
David A. Wargo

O-K-I R.G.
Robert Glazier

Oregon Columbia R.G.
Glen R. Wynandts

Pennsylvania R.G.
Clyde R. Friend
Bruce B. Navarre
Richard E. Vowles

Puerto Rico R.G.
Jose A. Cruz Lopez
Nestor Cruz Soto

Rocky Mountain R.G.
Harry C. Carpenter
Raymond C. Hinz
Melvin Poundstone
Frank G. Steinbach

San Diego R.G.
Pearl Strauss

South Texas R.G.
James Glenn Bumstead 
Paul E. Vied

Southern Arizona R.G.
Charles F. Manley

Southern California R.G.
Madge R. Lilliquist

Spokane Inland Empire R.G.
Dennis G. Stamey

Washington R.G.
Allen Patchett
Terry L. Holmes
Mary Stewart

Western Mountaineer R.G.
Dean M. Fasnacht