Freedom Through Vigilance Association
Heritage Chapter
San Angelo, Texas

Announcing New Challenge Coin

To commemorate the completion and opening of the EC-47 ARDF History Exhibit on Goodfellow AFB, Texas, the Heritage Chapter is offering specially designed challenge coins.  Each coin comes in an individual plastic pouch with colorful information card.  Coin diameter is 1.75 inches.

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Ordering information:

Suggested minimum donation for each coin is $10.

Coins will be mailed First Class in bubble envelopes, maximum 5 coins per envelope. Here are the approximate mailing costs:
1 Coin Postage  -  $2.32
2 Coins Postage - $2.66
3 Coins Postage - $2.86
4 Coins Postage - $3.04
5 Coins Postage - $3.40

Sample order for 1 coin: $10 + $2.32 = $12.32 suggested minimum donation.
  5 coins: $50 + $3.40 = $53.40 suggested minimum donation.
Postal insurance up to a $50 value may be purchased for an additional $2.10.  This cost is the same for all packages (1-5 coins).  Include the extra $2.10 and request the insurance be added when you place your order.
Send full payment (check or money order) made out to FTVA-Heritage Chapter along with your complete return mailing address.  Your order will be filled promptly.

FTVA – Heritage Chapter
EC-47 ARDF History Exhibit Coins
P. O. Box 2469
San Angelo, TX 76902

For further information please contact the Heritage Chapter Secretary via email:  LRC@VERIZON.NET

Coins will also be available at:

Ribbon cutting ceremony on Goodfellow AFB, TX on 25 July 2014
6994th SS reunion in Seattle, WA on 4-6 September 2014
FTVA picnic and meeting in San Antonio, TX on 25-27 September 2014

     The Heritage Chapter of the Freedom Through Vigilance Association is San Angelo based, comprised of former Goodfellow Air Force Base leadership instructors, first sergeants, maintainers, career military and professional persons who served in the United States Air Force Security Service and later commands. We are veterans from Korea, Vietnam, Panama, and Desert Shield/Desert Storm. We meet monthly and have a robust support team of 12-15 members of the over 50 members in the local community.

Meeting Time and Location: The Heritage Chapter meets the first Thursday of each month (except for January and July) at 1900. Locations vary; contact the Heritage Chapter or review the meeting minutes for the meeting location.

Current Officers:

President: JJ Graham
Vice-President: Ed Bendinelli
Secretary/Treasurer: Larry Ross

History of the Heritage Chapter

Overview of the last meeting

The Heritage Chapter of the FTVA maintains an eGroup on Yahoo. Anyone in the FTVA may petition this group for access. This sparsely used medium is used as a vehicle to provide updates on current Chapter business and for social commentary. If interested please check .