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Hyatt Regency Crystal City at Reagan National Airport

2799 Jefferson Davis Highway

Arlington, VA 22202

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The National Alliance of Families (NAF) would like to extend an invitation for you to attend our 28th Annual Meeting on 27 May 2017. We are excited to have our annual meeting to coincide with Rolling Thunder again this year. We would be honored if you were able to attend. Our meeting will be held at the Hyatt Crystal City in the Tidewater I and II conference rooms.

Below is our current agenda. Our meeting will begin at 9am and will end around 5pm depending on questions from the attendees.

9am: Opening Remarks- Janella Rose, NAF National Chairperson

9:15am: Blessing- Cpt. Michael McDaniel (Ret.), son of Navy Capt. Eugene “Red” McDaniel, who was a POW in the infamous “Hanoi Hilton” prison and was the defacto chaplain for his fellow POWs.

9:30am -10am: Former POW Mike Benge- Presentation on his research and upcoming book

10am-10:45am: H. Res. 219- Gus Dante on establishing a Select Committee on POW/MIA Affairs

10:45am-11:45am: The Art of the Vietnam War- Combat Artist Dr. Chip Beck will be speaking and showcasing pieces of his artwork, some of which is for sale.

11:45am-12:45pm: Lunch Break

12:45pm-1:15pm: CIA Lawsuit- Roger Hall will speak about his lawsuit to get POW/MIA information from the CIA declassified and released to the public.

1:15pm- 2:15pm: Former POW/MIA Larry Stark – Presentation on his live POW sightings research.

2:15pm-3:00pm: WWII POW/MIA Research & Recovery- Robert Rumsby, an independent WWII researcher, will discuss his WWII research that has led to MIA recovery.

3:00pm- 4:00pm: Korean POW/MIAs- Presentation by Mark Sauter, author, former investigative journalist, and current investigative historian.

4:00pm-5:00pm: Vietnam Center & Archive at Texas Tech University- Director Steve Maxner will discuss what the Vietnam Center is and how you can use their archival system.

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