Chapters

Many members of the Battle of the Bulge Association belong to individual chapters located throughout the United States. There is also one chapter in Belgium. The following is a list of the present chapters and the state or country in which they are located. Also included in the list are the name, address and telephone number of the respective chapter presidents. The dates and time of some of the chapters’ meetings are listed. We recommend that you call the chapter president to confirm the date, time and location of next meeting, as listings may not be current.

Alabama
Gen G.S. Patton, Jr. (11)
Vernon Miller, 8th AD
1409 John Wesley Dr
Birmingham, AL 35210-2203
205-951-0265

Arizona
Southern Arizona (53)
[President in transition, contact:]
Laura J. Dwyer, Secretary
3645 E Robbs Rd.
Willcox AZ 85643
520-481-1568

Belgium
5th Fusiliers of Belgium (38)
Marcel D’Haese, Belgian 5th Fusiliers
Boulevard du SOUVERAIN N 49 Box 4
1160 – Brussels, BE
00-32-2-673.49.76

California
Golden Gate (10)
Doris Davis
889 Bauer Dr
San Carlos, CA 94070-3613
650-654-0101

Southern California (16)
Fred Whitaker, 87th ID
9552 Brynmar Drive
Villa Park, CA 92861
714-282-7733

Connecticut
Connecticut Yankee (40)
Richard Egan
79 Alcove St.
Meriden, CT 06451
203-634-0474

Colorado
Rocky Mountain (39)
A. Wayne Field, 6th AD
6130 Perfect View
Colorado Springs, CO 80919
719-598-2234

Web site


Florida
Florida Citrus (32)
Minot N. Richardson, 26th ID
1925 Harden Blvd #67
Lakeland, FL 33803-1871
863-688-7249


Southeast Florida (62)
George Fisher, 26th ID
3456 S. Ocean Blvd #503
Palm Beach, FL 33480
561-585-7086
Web site


Indiana
Central Indiana (47)
Chris Schneider
1795 Cherry St
Noblesville, IN 46060
(317) 362-6015
See newsletter for meeting information


Kansas
Northeast Kansas (69)

Greg Penfield
PO Box 8556
Topeka, KS 66604
785-340-8262
Chapter meetings: Second Saturday of every other month, starting in July 2015, 10:00am Meeting location: American Legion Pearce-Keller, KS Post 17
114 McCall Rd., Manhatton, KS 66502
web site 

Maryland/DC (3)
John R. Schaffner, 106th ID
1811 Miller Road
Cockeysville, MD 21030-1013
410-584-2754

Chapter Meetings: 2nd Sunday of the ‘even’ months (Feb, Apr, June, etc.) at 11:00am, lunch ($20) from 11:30 to 12:30, followed by the short business meeting. Meeting Location: The Charred Rib Restaurant, 12 West Ridgely Rd, Lutherville- Timonium, MD 21093-5112, Tel 410-561-0060. The December meeting is held at Fort Meade, MD.

Massachusetts
Lamar Soutter/Central (22)
John McAuliffe, 87th ID
425 Pleasant St, #1410
Worcester, MA 01609
508-754-7183

Memorials Dedicated:
Quincy, MA
Hyannis, MA
Winchendon, MA

Michigan
West Michigan (23)
[President in transition, contact:]
Tom Mountz, Treasurer
10989 Esch Rd.
Honor, MI 49640
231-326-4830

Mississippi (33)
James W. Hunt, 1st ID
804 20th Ave N
Columbus, MS 39701-2332
662-328-8959

Missouri

Gateway (25)
Dave Schroeder
323 S. Rock Hill Road
Webster Groves, MO 63119
314-961-7470

Chapter Meetings: Second Tuesday of the month, 11:00am to 1:00pm story telling time, business meeting begins 1:00pm. Meeting location: Afton Elks Lodge #2635, 6330 Heege Rd, St. Louis County, MO 63123, Telephone 314-481-6104.
Web site

New Jersey
Peter F. Leslie, Jr (54)
Jerry Manning
PO Box 104
Parsippany NJ 07054-0104
973-983-6985

Fort Monmouth (56)
Larry Lynch
37 Princeton St.
Red Bank, NJ 07701
732-842-5923

Fort Dix/McGuire (60)
Donald “Coach” Brien
2 Chatham Ct
Robbinsville, NJ 08691-4005
(609) 754-3744

New York
Mohawk Valley (28)
Julian Scatko
356 Higby Rd
New Hartford, NY 13413
315-733-4752

Hudson Valley (49)
Matthew J. Swedick
26 Echo Lane
Altamont, NY 12009
518-765-0300

Staten Island (52)
William Abell
297 Clarke Ave
Staten Island, NY 10306
718-351-9426

Duncan T. Trueman (59)
Elliot Hermon, 87th Cmbt Bn
3 Putter Way
Middletown, NY 10990
845-344-6181

Long Island (63)
William Mueller, 106th ID
27 Eve Ln
Levittown, NY 11756-5511
516-731-2488
Chapter Meetings 2017: March 1, June 7, September 6, December 6 (Holiday Party)  

Ohio
Blanchard Valley (42)
Leonard Skonecki
324 N. Countyline St.
Fostoria, OH 44830
419-435-3588

Ohio Buckeye (29)
John Kalagidis, 552nd FABN
2545 58th St NE
Canton, OH 44721-3451
330-492-2214

Alton Litsenberger (68)
Tom Tomastik
10811 Keller Pines Court
Galena, OH 43082
614-562-6928

Chapter Meetings: In 2015, we will meet at 11:30am on the third Saturday in January, March, May, July, September, November, and then the VBOB remembrance ceremony on the Saturday closest to December 16th at the MCL Cafeteria in Westerville, Ohio. Meeting Location: MCL Restaurant, State Street & Shrock Road, Westerville, OH, Tel 614-818-1700

Pennsylvania
Delaware Valley (4)
Gary Lambert
123 Garfield Ave
Collingswood, NJ 08108-1307
856-304-3106

Chapter Meetings: Last Wednesday of each month, 12:30pm Meeting Location: US Coast Guard Station, Columbus Blvd & Washington Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19147, Tel 215-271-4800

Southcentral Pennsylvania (45)
Dan Medbury, Associate
22 East James Street
Lancaster, Pennsylvania   17602
(717) 392-6334

Chapter Meetings: A free luncheon, with a speaker, for World War II veterans and their guests, on the third Thursday of every EVEN month. The December meeting is a Christmas party. Meeting Location: Millersville Campus of Oak Leaf Manor, located at 2101 Wabank Road, Millersville, 17551. Please call Oak Leaf Manor, at (717) 872-9100, to RSVP, by the Monday preceding the Thursday luncheon.  This helps Oak Leaf Manor to prepare enough food for everyone in attendance and provide the caller with an update, in the event of any cancellations or other changes.

Lehigh Valley (55)
John Kuhn
2407 Woodbridge Terrace
Easton, Pa.  18045
610-438-0043

Chapter Meetings: Third Tuesday of each month, 10:30am Social hour, Hot lunch $16.00 served 11:45am Meeting location: Best Western, Lehigh Valley, 300 Gateway Drive, Bethlehem, PA, Tel 1-866-307-2224

Reading (64)
George Moore, 1252nd ECB
207 Shockley Dr
Birdsboro, PA 19508
610-582-8690

South Carolina (7)
Rick Hurst
117 Stonegate Drive
Columbia, SC 29223
803-788-7521
Chapter Meetings: 2nd Saturday at 12:30pm, Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec. Meeting Location: NCO Club, Fort Jackson, SC, Tel 803-782-2218

Vermont-New Hampshire-Maine
Tri-State (17)
Edward Deverell
12 Stevens Dr
Hookset, NH 03106-1683
603-485-7464

Virginia
Crater (43)
Mary Ann Coates Smith
Post Office Box 520
Mechanicsville, VA  23111-0520
804-363-3400

Washington
Northwest (6)
Jim Pennock
18313 Olympic View Dr
Edmonds, WA 98020
(425) 774-8420

Chapter meeting:The first Wednesday of every month  from 11am – 1pm  Meeting Location: Gig Harbor Round Table Pizza; 5500 Olympic Dr., #H-101 Phone: (253) 851-6250