Vietnam and All Veterans of Brevard Presents:

Florida’s 28th Annual

Vietnam and All Veterans Reunion


The N a t i o n ’ s Largest Veterans Reunion

Suppor ted by the Vietnam and Al l Veterans of Flor ida, Inc . - VVOF.org

April 23-26, 2015

Additionally, come visit The Vietnam Traveling Memorial WALL April 19 - 26, 2015

Also visit the Reunion Web Page at:

f l o r i d a v e t e r a n s r e u n i o n . c o m

Me e t Your Ve t Brothe r s & Si s t e r s

Al l Ve t e rans , Fami l i e s and Publ i c Invi t ed

Wickham Park

321-255-4307 - Melbourne, FL

Take I-95 to Exit 191 or old Exit 73

No Coolers, Glass or Pets allowed

in the Reunion Area

 

Per Wickham Park: Golf Carts Permitted

for the Handicapped Only And Must

Abide By FL Highway Laws


Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall

http://travelingwall.us

Vietnam and All Veterans of Brevard, Inc

PO Box 237225

Cocoa, FL 32923-7225

Ca l l F o r I n f o

321-501-6896

321-652-4185

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What is the OCR ?

What is the OCR ? What exactly do you do ? What is your purpose? Questions I am often asked. I have been giving it some serious thought as to how to best answer these inquiries. First, the Order of Confederate Rose is a support group for the Sons of Confederate Veterans, helping with their social & benevolent functions. But we are so much more than that, - we have our own agenda as well. Chapters of the OCR raise funds to purchase flags for the Flags across Florida project. To date we have supplied flags for White Springs and the Confederate Park Flag site in Tampa. We have placed a memorial plaque for Rose O’Neal Greenhow and a granite bench at Confederate Park as well. We strive to protect our monuments and southern culture and heritage. We march in parades, provide living history, we teach about our heritage, but most importantly we are visible in our communities in a positive light.

In the past several years we have provided school supplies to small rural schools. Helping teachers educate our youth. We have donated clothing to women’s shelters across the state. Toys for Tots, food drives & roadside cleanups are just a few of the civic activities of the OCR. We support a scholarship to place children in the Sam Davis Youth Camp. Because our youth are our tomorrow.

The next time someone asks What is the Order of Confederate Rose, tell them we are all these things and more.

Sylvia Darby

sylviasdarby@gmail.com

MISSISSIPPI

3 Feb 2015, Soldiers from Co B, 150th CBT ENG BN, Honoring our fallen Hero,

 MSG Sean M. Cooley SCVMC1G #471.

Shiloh National Military Park Sgt. KEVIN NELMS Northeast Squad Mississippi 1-G

Brices Crossroads Northeast Squad 1-G Mississippi left to right Chris Haley, Cpl. Terry Mitchell, Sgt. Kevin Nelms, Captain Steve Gunner Rutherford, Jason Sanders.

NEW MEXICO

OUT WEST

VIRGINIA

Mr. Newell Butts was promoted from "private " to "Corporal" in the 8th Platoon Virginia Mechanized Cavalry on January 25, 2015. From left to right are: Captain Carroll Tucker, Corporal Newell Butts, & Lt. Robert McDaniel
 

The NEW Sergeant of the Virginia Mechanized Cavalry 8th Platoon-Ernest Newton Jr. Presenting him with his Sergeant stripes are Captain Tucker & Lt Robert McDaniel.

OCR Chapter President Melissa Newton's Sportster 1200-Virginia
General James Dearing Chapter #6
 

The "re-organized" General James Dearing Order of Confederate Rose in Virginia-serving the counties of Campbell, Halifax & Mecklenburg Virginia. Seated are: Chapter president Melissa Newton, Dee Fallen, standing are Jeff Newton, Donna Randall, Vice President Diane Carr, Lori Newton, & George Randall
 

Grave of General James Dearing located in Lynchburg Virginia
 

Jubal Early's grave located in Lynchburg Virginia