Welcome to Chapter 696 Military Order Purple Heart
IRS 501 (c) (19) Org.

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Updated on

November 9th


Cdrs. Objectives

  1. Preside at all meetings of the Chapter; enforce a strict observance of the laws and usage of the Corporation, and all orders from proper authority; approve all warrants drawn upon the Finance Officer for appropriation of money made and passed at a regular meeting of the Chapter; sign each check issued by the Chapter; and perform such other duties as the laws of the Corporation may require.
  2. Appoint an Adjutant, Service Officer, Welfare Officer, Americanism Officer, Historian, Chaplain, Surgeon, and all other Chapter officers and committees not otherwise provided for. Further, I may remove these officers and committees at my pleasure.

Coming Events

  • MOPH Viola Collection November 10th
  • Pride and Patriotism November 11th at 6 PM, Barbara B Mann Theater
  • November Chapter meeting 20 November



Commemorative Events

  • Purple Heart Day
  • Veterans Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Armed Forces Day
  • Pearl Harbor Day

Cape Coral VA Clinic

2489 Diplomat Parkway East


Hours of Operation:

  • 8:00AM - 4:30 PM
  • Monday - Friday
  • Phone 239.652.1951
  • Closed Weekends
  • Closed Holidays

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Chapter 696 Financial Support

  • Lee County JROTC
  • Pride and Patriotism
  • Lee County Hurricane Irma 
  • Golisano Children's Hospital
  • Hurricane in Louisiana 
  • The Invest in America's Veterans Foundation

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FAQs

  • How can I become a member of Chapter 696?  Simply download the Membership Application  Form in the download section at the bottom of this site and follow the instructions on the application.

Chapter 696 Monthly Meetings

MOPH MEETING SCHEDULE

Executive meetings are held at the Veterans Museum in Cape Coral on the third Tuesday monthly at 10:00 AM with the exception of July and August.  No meetings are held these two months.


Next Meeting is on November 20th

Chapter 696

Chapter 696 encompasses all of Lee, Hendry and Collier counties.  All life members are welcome to attend meetings and events.  Your inputs help the Chapter grow and prosper.

Chapter Activities

Chapter 696 Current Activity

Estero became a Purple Heart Village November 6, 2018

The Village of Estero Became a Purple Heart Village.

Chapter Officers 2018/19

  • *Commander - Jack Wagner
  • *Senior Vice Commander - Dan Bernard
  • *Junior Vice Commander - Bert Kurland 
  • Adjutant - Bill Dismukes
  • *Finance Officer - Rob Duffney
  • Judge Advocate - Bill Dismukes
  • Senior Committee Member - jim Conor
  • Junior Committee Member - Mel Gillenwater 
  • *Sargeant-at- Arms - Jim Connor
  • *Trustee Two Year - Sam Fantino 
  • *Trustee One Year - Mike Abbott
  • Service Officer - Jerry Frease
  • Welfare Officer - Ed Charles
  • Chaplain - Dan Bernard
  • Americanism Officer - Rob Duffney
  • VA Representative - Pete Palkowski

* represents Voted Positions, the remaining are appointed

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General Information

History Of The Purple Heart - (pdf)

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MOPH Today (pdf)

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The Purple Heartbeat - Jan 2018 (pdf)

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The Purple Heartbeat Feb 2018 Newsletter (pdf)

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VA Welcome Kit (pdf)

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MOPH March 2018 Newsletter (pdf)

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VA DisabilityCompensation Rates (pdf)

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The Purple Heartbeat April (pdf)

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PH Newsletter May 2018 (pdf)

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Purple Hat Press May 2018 (pdf)

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Purple Heart Press September 2018 (pdf)

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Key Dates 2019 (pdf)

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Purple Heartbeat October (pdf)

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MOPH Forms

MOPH Bylaws 2018 (pdf)

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MOPH Procedures Manual 2018 (pdf)

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Key Filing Dates 2018 (pdf)

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Chapter Election Report FY18-19 (pdf)

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Finance And Inspection Guide (pdf)

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Finance Form 2018 (pdf)

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Warrant Form Chapter 2018 (pdf)

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Welfare Form 2018 (pdf)

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LifeMemberVerification (pdf)

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Patroits of the Year 2018 (pdf)

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Membership Application Form (pdf)

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Associate Application Form (pdf)

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Transfer Request (pdf)

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Contact Us

Donations Accepted, send to address below

Contact Information:

Commander Jack Wagner

PO Box 150702

Cape Coral, Fl 33915

Cell Phone: 239.826.6062

WEB Administrator billdismukes@gmail.com

Chapter 696 Meeting Place

4820 Leonard St Cape Coral, Fl 33904

(239) 826 6062

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