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Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Rudolph Henry Kasper Memorial Post No. 18, AMVETS, East Islip, New York, to be celebrated ...

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Rudolph
Henry Kasper Memorial Post No. 18, AMVETS, East Islip, New York, to be
celebrated on May 18, 2013

WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to commend and support
the purposeful cause of the AMVETS, recognizing its long and sustained
commitment to the principles of democracy and freedom so revered by this
State and Nation; and
WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its long-
standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to commem-
orate the 50th Anniversary of Rudolph Henry Kasper Memorial Post No. 18,
AMVETS, East Islip, New York, to be celebrated on May 18, 2013; and
WHEREAS, The Rudolph Henry Kasper Memorial Post No. 18 is a local post
of American Veterans (AMVETS) comprised of a group of men and women who
are joined together by the common bond of serving the country they love;
its goal is to continue its efforts of providing various services to
veterans and its community as a whole; and
WHEREAS, Chartered the Rudolph Henry Kasper Memorial Post No. 18, the
Post was named after Rudolph Henry Kasper, a soldier who served in the
United States Army during World War II; originally from the Islip area,
he was killed in action on June 12, 1944; and
WHEREAS, The Rudolph Henry Kasper Memorial Post No. 18 provides many
services, including volunteering at the VA Hospital, running various
activities for hospitalized veterans, preparing food baskets for both
needy families and senior citizen brunches, presenting scholarships to
school children, and supporting the Women's Coalition for battered women
and children; and
WHEREAS, Rudolph Henry Kasper Memorial Post No. 18 is a noble post,
accomplishing its mission and performing its good deeds in a spirit of
comradeship true to the highest traditions of AMVETS; and
WHEREAS, Mindful of its proud and honored history, the Rudolph Henry
Kasper Memorial Post No. 18, AMVETS may celebrate with just pride and
true honor, its 50th Anniversary of service to its community and the
needs and causes of veterans across New York State and the nation; and
WHEREAS, It is the custom of this Legislative Body to commend the
devoted leadership of past and present, and the absolute commitment of
its many proud members, noting the role played by this exceptional
organization and recognizing the significance of the contributions and
sacrifices of its membership; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
commemorate the 50th Anniversary of Rudolph Henry Kasper Memorial Post
No. 18, AMVETS, East Islip, New York, fully confident that the quality
and character of life in the Empire State remains richly endowed and
resolutely defended through such organizations of just cause and good
purpose; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Rudolph Henry Kasper Memorial Post No. 18, AMVETS, East
Islip, New York.

actions

  • 10 / May / 2013
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 21 / May / 2013
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 21 / May / 2013
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

Law Section:
Resolutions, Legislative

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