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April 17, 2013

Veterans Corner volunteers assist 135 with VA claims

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NORMAN —

Many of you have called about what we are doing with the fire truck at the Sam’s Club and Wal-Mart stores. The main reason is to let people know that Veterans Corner is here to help them in filing for VA benefits. The fire truck also is used as a fundraiser for the VFW Post 4890 and Veterans Corner benevolence fund.

Clayton Lee, 684-8860, and the other transportation drivers provide rides to veterans to the Oklahoma City VA Hospital for their appointments. If you need a ride or know a veteran who does, contact Clayton to set up a driver. Norman-area veterans can call Harold Martin at 227-3239 or Robert Root at 919-3008. For the Moore area, call Howard Robertson at 205-4895.

For all of your questions and assistance about veterans benefits, we are at the Goldsby Community Center each Thursday. The doors open at 7 a.m., and sign-in sheets are available at 5:30 a.m.

Take time to visit our web address, veteranscorner.org.

You may also send donations to Veterans Corner, P.O. Box 704, Washington, OK 73093.

You can email me at kdgraham@windstream.

net.

Semper Fi.

Dale K. Graham is service officer for VFW Post 4890.

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