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WWII Victory Medal
Vietnam Service Medal
Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal
Iraq Campaign Medal
Afghanistan Campaign Medal
Prisoner of War Medal
Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal
Officers
National President

National President

Aaron Johnson ~ Served in the Army from 1989 – 2011. During my 22 year career I have served with numerous Units.  1st ID(Iraq), 2nd ID(Korea), 4th ID(Ft Carson &Iraq), 10th Mtn Div(Iraq), 173rd ABN BDE(Iraq), 1-1 ADA (Okinawa), USA Ordnance Center & School.   As a 63W (wheel vehicle repairer) which turn into a 91Z(1SG/ MSG)  by the time I retired.  Overseas assignments include 2 years to South Korea, and 2 years in Iraq, 2 years in Okinawa. Combat Wounded Veteran. ajjohnson1970@gmail.com
National Vice President

National Vice President

Ross Fowler

National Treasurer

National Treasurer

Ernesto Hernandez
National Chaplain

National Chaplain

Chaplain Phil

Phil Ayers

Served in the United States Marine Corps with the 2nd Battalion 26th Marines 3rd Marine Division, I Corps, Quang Tri, Republic Of South Vietnam 1967. Combat Wounded Veteran. Phil is from Roanoke, Virginia.

National Secretary

National Secretary

Henrique Soares
Sergeant-At-Arms

Sergeant-At-Arms

National Liaison Officer - "Big Mike" Eubank
National Liaison for MC's and Rider Groups and Associations.
Served with Hotel Company 2nd Battalion 7th Marines 1st MarDiv from 12/1967 until 12/1968, attached to 9th MAB in 7/1968 – 12/1968 was on the USS Valley Forge to the Philippines and the USS Tripoli back to Vietnam saw the ship once or twice after returning from the Philippines.  My MOS was 0311 but I carried radio a lot of the time for the squad and platoon, was also considered an M79 man. After returning went to Camp Lejeune then to Guam, then took an early discharge at Camp Pendleton. Combat Wounded Veteran. Email:   longviewpurpleheart@outlook.com

National "Military" Liaison Officer - David Blackledge -

Served in the United States Army from 1975-2012.  During 37-year career, served with the 3rd Armored Division (Germany), 101st Airborne Division, XVIII Airborne Corps (Desert Shield/Storm), 10th Mountain Division (Haiti), 1st Infantry Division (Bosnia), Special Operations Command Central (Kuwait), 3rd Infantry Division and 1st Armored Division (Iraqi Freedom, 2003-04), Mult-National Corps Iraq (Iraqi Freedom, 2005-06), and the U.S. Army Civil Affairs & Psychological Operations Command (Airborne).  Ranger qualified and Master Parachutist.  Twice-Wounded Combat Veteran.  E-mail: dnblackled@aol.com

National Judge Advocate - Don Stevenson

Served in the United States Army, with the 1st Brigade 101st Airborne Division in the Republic of South Vietnam in 1967, assigned as FO for 2nd Battalion 502nd Infantry. 1968 was in I Corps with 321st Field Artillery in the 101st Airborne Division as an Fire Direction Officer; a Battery XO; Artillery Liaison Officer to the Vietnamese 1st Marine Division; Artillery Liaison Officer to the 2nd Squadron, 17th CAV and 1st Battalion 501st Infantry of the 101st Airborne Division, as Battery Commander; and again as Artillery Liaison Officer to the 1st Battalion 501st Infantry. Combat Wounded Veteran. E-mail: Judge.Don@purpleheartrider.com

National Road Captain - Rich Hodges

Served with the United States Army 1969-1970 in the Republic Of South Vietnam, II Corps as Captain with the 4th Infantry Division 1/69 Armor. Combat Wounded Veteran. Maryland State Representative for PHRNA.

National Webmaster/Founding Member -
Jerry "Preacher" Dumont

Served in the United States Marine Corps from May 1962 to November 1968. Two tours in Vietnam: 1) March 1965-April 1966 with "Mike" Company 3rd Battalion. 9th Marines, 3rd Marine Division. 2) May 1967- June 1968 with "India" Co. 3rd Battalion. 7th Marines, 1st Marine Division. Combat Wounded Veteran.  jerrydumont44@startmail.com