Funeral Information for Sgt La-David-Johnson



SF                           CHAPTER 76
  SPECIAL FORCES ASSOCIATION
            South Florida Chapter 
           
           “The Green Berets”


October 18, 2017


Hello SF Members and Friends of the Association,
This Friday afternoon/evening Visitation will be held for a 3rd Special Forces Group soldier killed in an ambush in Niger on October 4, 2017.
For those able to attend, the link below provides necessary information and directions.



Joe Pruett on behalf of
Ed Pijuan
President

Chapter Blog is located at http://SFACH76.Blogspot.com/

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ED PIJUAN
PRESIDENT

ROGER KIDDER
VICE PRESIDENT

AL HERNANDEZ
SECRETARY

JASON PSALTIDES
SECRETARY

JIM TRICE
TREASURER

TOM HOUSE
SERGEANT-AT-ARMS

DAN POIRIER
CHAPTER 76 BLOGGER

Rescheduled Party Sunday November 4, 2017 RSVP Requested

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  SPECIAL FORCES ASSOCIATION
            South Florida Chapter 
           
           “The Green Berets”


October 18, 2017

Hello SF Members and Friends of the Association,
A NUMBER OF YOU HAVE RSVP’d AND WE THANK YOU.  A SIZABLE NUMBER OF ATTENDEES IS EXPECTED SO PLEASE PROVIDE JIM TRICE OR 1SG MacCORMACK YOUR NAME AND EXPECTED NUMBER OF ATTENDEES. 
JUST CLICK HERE:  JimTrice33030@Comcast.net or Call 305-393-2890

Food and drink is being ordered and a head count is important. 
Again, there is nothing for you to bring.  All food and drink will be provided by the Chapter.  Italian fare will be served with a heavy emphasis on pizza, along with traditional dishes such as lasagne.  Please advise if you prefer a vegetarian meal
An estimated 30 SOCSOUTH members and family have already RSVP’d, so please get yours in today.  
DATE:              November 4, 2017
TIME:               1200 to 1500 hours
LOCATION:      Home of Jim and Sherri Trice
Homestead, FL  33030
DIRECTIONS:  TURNPIKE SOUTH TO EXIT 5, PROCEED WEST 4.1 MILES TO TRICE RESIDENCE.

Membership fees/Reinstatement Information

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     CHAPTER 76
  SPECIAL FORCES ASSOCIATION
            South Florida Chapter 
           
           “The Green Berets”


                                                                                     
September 26, 2017

Hello SF Members and Friends of the Association,
Shown below are the current dues figures.  President Ed cannot process your renewals without the correct amount of $40 for renewal or $45 for reinstatement.  If you sent in another amount, please contact Ed to send the corrected dues.  THANK YOU!
Also, see attached the forms we use for new members and renewals.

click on link to determine membership fees...

Be aware of scammers trying to get your money

Be aware of scammers trying to get your money. Deal with a reputable Charity when giving for Hurricane Irma/Harvey Relief.....

New York Guardsmen Provide Assistance in Hurricane Harvey Recovery Efforts 29Aug17

Preflight Checks
A New York Air National Guard crew chief watches aircrews as they perform final checks on their HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopters at Fort Hood, Texas, Aug. 28, 2017. The crew chief and pilots are assigned to the New York Air National Guard’s 106th Rescue Wing, and are getting ready to take pararescumen to Houston to conduct search and rescue missions after Hurricane Harvey caused massive flooding. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Daniel H. Farrell

Air Force Senior Airman James N. Zambik adjusts his communication headset inside an HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter at Fort Hood, Texas, Aug. 28, 2017. Zambik is a pararescueman assigned to the New York Air National Guard’s 106th Rescue Wing, 103rd Rescue Squadron


Three HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopters carrying pararescuemen prepare to depart from Fort Hood, Texas, Aug. 28, 2017. The crews are headed to Houston where they will conduct search and rescue missions after Hurricane Harvey caused massive flooding



New York Air National Guard Tech. Sgt. James Dougherty walks toward an HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter at Fort Hood, Texas, Aug. 28, 2017. Dougherty is a pararescueman assigned to the New York Air National Guard’s 106th Rescue Wing, 103rd Rescue Squadron.



Preflight Checks
A New York Air National Guard crew chief watches aircrews as they perform final checks on their HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopters at Fort Hood, Texas, Aug. 28, 2017. The crew chief and pilots are assigned to the New York Air National Guard’s 106th Rescue Wing, and are getting ready to take pararescumen to Houston to conduct search and rescue missions after Hurricane Harvey caused massive flooding

Three HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopters carrying pararescuemen depart from Fort Hood, Texas, Aug. 28, 2017. The crews are flying to Houston to conduct search and rescue missions after Hurricane Harvey caused massive flooding. 


Mtg held July 29, 2017 at Bass Pro In Dania fl


L-R Standing: Ed Bello, Ed Pijuan, Benjamin Roger Kidder, Jason Psaltides, Jim Trice, Tom House, Al Hernandez, Fred Hannum, ? , Tracey Boyd, Bill Eades, L-R Seated: Jim Anson, Cy Mermelstein, Bob Buffington, Joe McCormack — with Edward Pijuan and Benjamin Kidder.

Chapter elections Held July 29, 2017 Results

SFA Chapter 76 had a nice turnout at our meeting Saturday, July 29, 2017 at Bass Pro Shops in Dania Beach. We look forward to seeing those of you who were not able to make it.

Two-year elections were conducted IAW Article VI of the SFA Constitution with the following chapter officers Re-Elected* & Newly Elected** in the first photo (L-R):
Ed Pijuan President*
Roger Kidder Vice-President*
Jason Psaltides Secretary**
Jim Trice Treasurer*
Tom House Sergeant-at-Arms**
Al Hernandez Secretary*

Special Forces Association Chapter 76 --- South Florida Chapter, "The Green Berets"



During Pool Party on August 27th, a check in the amount of $1000 
was presented to "Special Operations of S. Florida" from Special Forces Ch 76 


L-R : Non-SF person, 7th Group Mbr in Black Polo is Jim DeMatteo, Al Hernandez, Cy Mermelstein, Ed Pijuan, Joe McCormack, Jim Trice, Lou Carrion, Bill Eades, Tom House, Bob Buffington

               Sunday ,June 5th, All Airborne Chapter Picnic 

At TY Park , Hollywood









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