Jan. 16, 2023
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Chapter 696 MOPH Application for Hurricane Assistance.
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Military Order of the Purple Heart
P.O. Box 150702
Cape Coral, Fl. 33915-0702
Veteran's Assistance MOPH-for more information contact the e-mail listed below.
at Cape Coral VA
Representatives and NSO's from DAV National Headquarters will be at the Cape Coral VA Clinic on Monday October 24. Vouchers will be passed out in the amount of $500 for damages, loss of food and any other emergencies. More funds will be offered for loss of housing etc. You must be a veteran with a service connected disability, must have a rating of Zero or higher, or have filed for compensation. NSO's will be there to assist you. Bring your VA Card and/or your DAV Membership Card. The event will start at 0830 hours and will end when all available vouchers have been disbursed.
Please contact Commander Ed Hawkins at 423.319.6656 for further information if needed.
Wishing you all the best,
2489 Diplomat Parkway East
Hours of Operation:
Executive meetings are held at the Brotherhood Of Heroes Museum
522 Del Prado Blvd S
Cape Coral, Fl. 33904
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 Feb.17,2023
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.
Bert Kurland Junior Vice Commander passed away February 4, 2020. He was our Chapter Hero. Rest in peace our Brother in Arms.
* represents Voted Positions, the remaining are appointed
SOME GAVE ALL, ALL GAVE SOME, SOME STILL GIVE
Our Junior Vice Commander of the Military Order of the Purple Heart in Southwest Florida (Lee, Collier & Hendry Counties) was born on November
10, 1926 and passed away on February 4, 2020.
Bert was combat wounded while serving in the Pacific Theater in WWII in 1945 on a combat jump in the Philippines. Bert also did several tours in Vietnam as a Special Forces Commander.
In his Military Career Bert was awarded the Silver Star, 4 Bronze Stars, 2 Purple Hearts, Air Medal, Meritorious Service Medal along with several Campaign Ribbons.
National Purple Heart Day August 7th
Veteran Day November 11th
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Adjutants Report-March-2022 (docx)Download
5-17-22 Meeting Minutes (pdf)Download
June-21-22 Meeting Minutes (docx)Download
Finance And Inspection Guide (pdf)Download
Warrant Form Chapter 2019 (pdf)Download
Transfer Request (pdf)Download
Ritual and Manual of Ceremonies (pdf)Download
Associate Membership Application (pdf)Download
Membership Application 2022 (pdf)Download
2021 Bylaws Masters V1 (pdf)Download
LIFE MEMBER VERIFICATION REPORT (pdf)Download
Commander Jack Wagner
PO Box 150702
Cape Coral, Fl 33915
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4522 Del Prado Boulevard South, Cape Coral, Florida 33904, United States
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