The Connecticut Department of Veterans’ Affairs publishes an annual Reference Guide for Connecticut Veterans, Active Duty, National Guard and Reserves. This document provides a lot of great resources and information for our veterans. Obtain a copy by contacting Paul Tarbox, Clerk of the Select Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, either by phone at 860.240.8467, or by email. This Committee has a useful hotline to use to obtain information. To reach this hotline, call 221.INFOLINE.

The Legislative Aide to Senator Bob Duff is Dean O’Brien. He is very knowledgeable about veterans’ issues and he has been consistently helpful and responsive to inquiries. His phone number is 860.240.0414.

Eunice Ramirez is the member of Congressman Jim Himes’ staff who focuses on veterans' issues. She can be contacted via her email.

In addition to these contacts, check the Related Links page of this site for useful contacts for veterans.

NVMC members Tony Copolla (l), David Cole (3rd from l), and Earl Carpenter (4th from l) receive a proclamation honoring veterans from Mayor Dick Moccia (2nd from l).
American Legion
Commander Rich Olson
Senior Vice Commander John Fusco
Junior Vice Commander/Adjutant Dan Caporalef 
Adjutant Alfred “Buddy” Scudder
Finance Officer John Sullivan
Chaplain Tony Coppola
Chairman, Board of Trustees Ed Monroe
Chairman, House Committee Leo Motyka
American Legion Auxiliary
President Irene Cardillo
Senior Vice Luanne Ryan
Junior Vice Dori Bolduc
Secretary RaeAnne Bromack
Treasurer Anne Hordeski
Chaplain Suzie Haig
Historian Donna Cole
Sergeant-at-Arms Judy Birney
Asst. Sergeant-at-Arms
Marine Corps League
Commandant Dan Caporale
Senior Vice Commandant Lee Seymour
Junior Vice Commandant Peter Havens
Judge Advocate
Adjutant Vincent Luciano
Paymaster Vince Hough
Sergeant-at-Arms
Chaplain
Air Force JROTC (NHS)