"Combat Wounded Veterans"
Military Order of the Purple Heart
$13,000 Wheelchair Van Conversion

Top picture: left to right: Gloria Jorel, Director of Volunteer Services; Burke Ross, MOPH State Adjutant; Roger Johnson, Hospital Director at West Haven VA Hospital; John Doherty, Commander MOPH Chapter #1; Charles P. Gallagher, MOPH State Judge Advocate; and Kurt Mischkie, Transportaion Director at the VA Hospital.
Bottom left picture: Wheelchair Lift in in operation
Bottom right picture: Wheelchair Lift Van
The Military Order of the Purple Heart, Department of Connecticut donated $13,000.00 to convert a van used by Connecticut VA Hospitals to make it accessable to wheelchairs.