VVA Chapter 896 is dedicated to Marine Lance Corporal Lawrence George Brown of Binghamton, NY.  L/Cpl Brown was the first Marine from our area to be killed in South Vietnam.   Lawrence was born on April 4, 1946 and died on December 4, 1965 from injuries he received in action in Quang Tin Province, South Vietnam..

Our Chapter's charter
was signed on July 24, 2002.  We currently meet at 7:00 PM on the third Thursday of every month at American Legion Post 1700,  305 Maple St., Endicott, NY.  Click on "Our Location" for a map and driving directions to our meeting location.