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In the Military: Local DAV chapter leads the way in sending cards to troops

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Military troops around the world received hundreds of holiday greetings from Schenectady thanks to a local Disabled American Veterans chapter and its auxiliary unit. Disabled Americans Veterans Chapter 88 and its auxiliary unit collected, signed and wrote personal messages in 751 holiday cards. In 2010, the group sent out 543 cards — more than any other DAV chapter in New York State, said Ben Wiser, executive director of Friends of our Troops. Numbers have yet ...

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