Attendees At August 2013 Picnic
Tuesday evening, 13 August, the ACY Chapter of the 82nd Airborne Association held it's Summer Picnic at the VFW 4848 Riverside Drive, Chattanooga, TN. We had over 30 in attendance. Highlight of the evening was the military jeep and paracute and harness Al Conrad brought. Also thanks to Paul Harwart for arranging games for the children and adults. Chairman Stephenson and several members of the chapter enjoyed a spirited game of horse shoes. A donation was received for Andy Forrester who is departing Wednesday, August 14th, to attend the 82nd Airborne Association National Convention in Indianoplis, IN. Andy will be officially representing our ACY Chapter at National. We welcomed our newest member to the chapter, Timothy Jackson and his wife, Betsy. Special thanks to our members for donating $149 into our treasury and $93 to assist Andy Forrester as he represents us at our National Convention.
Douglas Stephenson is a retired US Army Chaplain. LTC Stephenson served with the 82nd Airborne Division in the 2/504 Abn Inf and the 325 Abn Infantry. He is also a Special Forces qualified officer having served with the 5th SFG and with HQ, SF Command.