Friday, April 18, 2014

American Cold War Veterans Annual Meeting/USS Liberty

We have made some changes this year for our Annual Meeting and Commemoration. This year it will be
 held June 6-8
We will also be joining with the USS Liberty Veterans Association in their Memorial Service 
for those lost during the attack on June 8, 1967. 
We will also lay a wreath at the Victims of Communism Memorial.

American Cold War Veterans Annual Meeting and Commemoration-06-08 June 2014
USS Liberty Veterans Association Commemoration

Business meetings, luncheon and address to be held at the Rosslyn Holiday Inn, 
1900 Fort Myer Drive, Arlington, Virginia 22209.
A special room rate of $89.00 is available to conferees. 

Please contact the hotel direct at (703) 807-2000 for reservations. 
 Mention that you are with the American Cold War Veterans
The hotel contact Ms. Melanie Smith may be reached by e-mail at

Friday, June 06, 2014
9:00 am-12:00 pm
12:00 pm-1:00 pm
1:30 pm-2:00 pm
3:00 pm-7:00 pm
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Congressional Visits
Wreath-Laying: Victims of Communism Memorial
Registration and Check-In at Holiday Inn Rosslyn
Dinner (on your own)

Saturday, June 07, 2014
7:30 am to 8:00 am
8:00 am to 10:00 am
Opening of ACWV Business Meeting 
10:00 am to 10:30 am
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
ACWV Business Meeting Continues
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Lunch-Speaker (tentative): Dr. Lee Edwards, Chairman, Victims of Communism 
Memorial Foundation
1:30 pm to 2:00 pm
Transit to Arlington Cemetery Cold War Commemoration;
 USS Liberty Commemoration
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Arlington Cemetery Cold War Commemoration; USS Liberty Commemoration
4:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Transit to Holiday Inn Rosslyn
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Informal Social Hour Followed by Dinner-TBD

Sunday, March 09, 2014
7:30 am to 9:30 am
Breakfast and Religious Observance
9:30 am to 10:15 am
Transit to US Navy Memorial
10:00 am to 10:30 am
11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Commemoration of the USS Liberty and Wreath-Laying-
U.S. Navy Memorial
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Check Out-Holiday Inn Rosslyn

EVENT COORDINATOR: CH (COL) Charles H. Nalls,; 202-262-5519

We hope to see you there. If you plan to attend please advise Fr. Charles Nalls, Frank Tims, Al Lepine or myself Jerry Terwilliger

---- Jerald Terwilliger Chairman American Cold War Veterans "We Remember" ---------------- "And so the greatest of American triumphs... became a peculiarly joyless victory. We had won the Cold War, but there would be no parades." -- Robert M. Gates, 1996