Korean War Veterans Association, Inc.

Korean War and Korea Defense Veterans... A Continuity of Service in the Defense of Freedom
Incorporated June 14, 1985… Chartered by Congress June 30, 2008


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Officer & Director Election 2022

Information below will be published in the January/February Election issue of The Graybeards.
(It will be mailed on/about Feb. 20, 2022)


To:  The KWVA Membership and Candidates
Subject:  Certification of Candidates for the 2022 Election

The Election Committee wishes to inform the Membership and Candidates that the following have been certified to seek the positions indicated for the 2022 Election.

Effective upon the Closing Date of December 15th, the members of the Election Committee have reviewed all letters, documents, etc. received from each Candidate for Office in the forthcoming election in the Korean War Veterans Association. It is our opinion that all of the requirements have been met as listed in the Association’s ByLaws, Standard Procedure Manual and as published in The Graybeards.

The names have been submitted to the Secretary, the Webmaster & the editor of The Graybeards for the printing of the ballots. The Committee has submitted the names in alphabetical order for each position.

Please pass the word to all members, as it will help in getting more members to submit their Ballots this year.

Applicant Resumes and Pictures are listed below.

Respectfully Submitted,
KWVA Elections Committee
Michele M. Bretz, Co-Chair
Thomas E. Cacy, Co-Chair
Tine P. Martin Sr.
Vartkess Tarbassian

(Posted 1/13/22)


(The Following links will be active as soon as available)
Click HERE to view as published in The Graybeards

NOTE:  The letters below are PDF Copies of the ORIGINAL letters
submitted to the Election Committee...

NOTE 2: The names are listed in Alphabetical Order,
no specific endorsement is implied or expressed.

  • President (2 Year Term, 2022-2024) Vote for only one Candidate

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Jeffrey J. 'Jeff' Brodeur LR35528
7472 Moorgate Point Way
Naples, FL  34113-5102
Ph: 617-997-3148

Click HERE to view his original submission letter

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Alves J. Key, Jr LR41536
5506 Emerald Park Blvd
Arlington, TX 76017
Ph: 817-472-7743

Click HERE to view his original submission letter

  • First Vice President (2 Year Term, 2022-2024) Vote for only one Candidate

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Albert H. McCarthy LR36750
770 Salisbury St Unit 203
Worcester, MA 01609
Ph: 508-277-7300

Click HERE to view his original submission letter

  • Second Vice President (2 Year Term, 2022-2024) Vote for only one Candidate

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Thomas M. McHugh LR07169
217 Seymour Rd
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Ph: 908-852-1964

Click HERE to view his original submission letter

  • Director (3 Year Term, 2022-2025) Vote for only three Candidates (Three Vacancies)

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Fred C. Lash LR46658
7020 Maple Tree Ln
Springfield, VA 22152-3611
Ph: 703-644-5132

Click HERE to view his original submission letter

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John R. McWaters LR46603
PO Box 1135
Lady Lake, FL 32158-1135
Ph: 352-445-9316

Click HERE to view her original submission letter

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David H. Pickett LR49430
2473 SW Galiano Rd
Port Saint Lucie, FL 34987-2061
Ph: 772-201-9570

Click HERE to view his original submission letter


Korean War Veterans Association
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Charleston, IL 61920

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