Disabled American Veterans Recognition Day

From left, seated, are Chapter Commander Gerry Merrihew, Vickers and Adjutant Chris Jones. Standing, from left, are Beth Emerson, Chapter Service Officer and volunteer coordinator; Steve Resteivo, Sgt. At Arms and fund-raising chairman; Derek Rainwater, Chapter Service Officer; and Carol Rainwater, Chapter Service Officer and treasurer. 

Members of Disabled American Veterans Chapter 9 gathered with Enterprise City Council President Perry Vickers recently to officially commemorate the DAV’s 100 years of service. Vickers read a proclamation signed by Mayor William E. Cooper declaring Sept. 25 as Disabled American Veterans Recognition Day. From left, seated, are Chapter Commander Gerry Merrihew, Vickers and Adjutant Chris Jones. Standing, from left, are Beth Emerson, Chapter Service Officer and volunteer coordinator; Steve Resteivo, Sgt. At Arms and fund-raising chairman; Derek Rainwater, Chapter Service Officer; and Carol Rainwater, Chapter Service Officer and treasurer. 

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