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Welcome to the Homepage for
Vietnam Veterans of America
Battlefield Chapter 617 and their Associates!

The pages linked together for this web site are information about
Vietnam Veterans of America - Chapter #617 and their

Additonal information on the Chapter can be obtained by  using
the drop-down menu at the top of this page or by contacting the
Chapter's President, Desi Arnaiz at:
Phone: 703-335-7095

Email: President@vva617.org

The Chapter's postal address is:
4547 Diehl Court - Woodbridge, Virginia 22193

Click onto the Map for more information>
The Chapter meets the 2nd Thursday of each month at 6:30 PM in the Prince William County Animal Shelter
training room unless otherwise announced. The shelter is
located about 1/2 mile East of Independent Hill, VA at the corner of Bristow Road and Route #234 (Dumfries-Manassas Road).

The Prince William County Animal Shelter address is -
14807 Bristow Road Manassas, VA 20112 ,
Phone: 703-792-6465.

The Prince William County Animal Shelter is located across from the Prince William County Landfill on Dumfries Road
(Rt. 234).
meeting map

Click the logo to
open and download a
Membership Application:

Membership App

VVA's, founding principle:

Never Again

While our name implies
that we might only assist Vietnam veterans, nothing could be further from true. Our national organization's tenet is "That no generation of veterans will ever forget another generation of veterans". We are available to assist all veterans and their families.

Board of Directors, Chapter #617, for Elections of April 2018 - April 2020

President: Desi Arnaiz
Email: President@vva617.org
Vice President / Community Service: Gordon Tassi
Email: VP@vva617.org
Secretary: Robert B. Pace Email: Secretary@vva617.org
Treasurer: Anthony W. Midgett Email: Accounting@vva617.org
Membership Committee: James Downs
Email: Membership@vva617.org
Chaplain: Ronald S. Knowles Email: Chaplain@vva617.org
Community Service Committee: James Gerrald
Email: Community.Service@vva617.org
Community Service Committee: Robert Sorrell
Email: Community.Service@vva617.org
Community Service Committee: Jerry Martin
Email: Community.Service@vva617.org
Special Advisor: Ginger C. Harvey, (non-voting) AVVA-Member Email: AVVARep@vva617.org

The membership of the Board of Directors shall consist of not less than three (3) nor more than twenty (20), to include : President, Vice President, Secretary/Treasurer and two (2) Directors or any other officer/director combination up to twenty (20). (As Required by National Constitution).

Thank You For Wishing To Make A Donation

Please Click Onto One of the Logo's Below To Schedule A Pickup



"If you would like to make a donation direct to the

Chapter use the information below"

Please click onto the Logo below to goto the

Chapter's YouTube channel

Chapter's YouTube Channel

VVA National Tent

Every Memorial Day and Veterans Day, VVA National sets up a tent near the

Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. Volunteers at the tent offer

support and information for visitors. One of our Chapter member's, explains

why he volunteers to talk with fellow veterans at the tent.

Please note: This video is linked to VVA National's YouTube Channel

were the above video's are hosted on the Chapter's (VVA-617's) YouTube Channel.


For more information about the Chapter or to make

comments and suggestions concerning this web site, contact the Chapter at:



(This Page Was Last Updated February 2017)