2017 Chapter Photos

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(updated 12/19/2017)

Community Thrift Store Christmas Party -
Dec 18

Thrift Store Directors

Thrift Store Call Takers


DAV Ch. #128 and Ch #5 members

DAV Ch #5 Commander Kevin Crozier receiving a Christmas Bonus from the Thrift Store Director

Chapter Christmas Luncheon - Dec 16th
Golden Corral Restaurant

Opening Remarks by
Kevin Crozier

Kevin Crozier and
DAV State Commander
Robert Delgado and
his Christmas present

Remarks by DAV
State Commander
Robert Delgado

Some of
the Toys For Tots
donated by chapter members

Dropping off
the donated toys

Wayland Baptist University Claims Assistance Office
Dec 7th


Albert/Naya Erazo-Duke/Pat Hendershot-Jim Volstadt-Kevin Crozier-Jon Brown-Mitchel Lopez

Day Weekend

Ft Sam Houston Ceremony

Marie Scott-Emma Garcia
(Auxiliary members)

FSH Memorial Services Detachment-
Jon Brown (Chapter JR Vice Commander on left)

Golden Corral Fundraiser

Friday Morning Volunteers
Pat Payne-Vince Emery-
Manny Ibarra-George Carrasco

Friday- Saturday Volunteers
Jean - Herman Edwards

Sunday Volunteers
Jon Brown-Vince Emery-
Manny Ibarra

Monday Afternoon Volunteer
Memerto Perez-This lady has 11 relatives either served or are serving

Other Volunteers:
Jose Castro-Luis Baez-
Feliz/Adela Santiago-
Jose Castro-
Pat/Duke Hendershot

Some of the early crowd

The gentleman on the right
is a WWII veteran

Nov 8th
Women In The Military - Honoring Women Veterans

Keynote Speaker-
Brig Gen Heather Pringle

Brig. Gen Heather Pringle -
Commander Joint Base San Antonio

Brig Gen Heather Pringle- Chapter Commander Kevin Crozier

Chapter member Nancy Taylor being honored (on right in white)

Women Veterans
being honored

More honorees

Nov 6th
Meet/Greet with the DAV National Commander

Amanda Alamraz (Chapter Adjutant)- Bert Meza (NSO Supervisor)-
Delphine Metcalf-Foster (DAV National Commander)-
Kevin Crozier (Chapter Commander)

DAV National Commander-
Delphine Metcalf-Foster

DAV National Commander

Oct 14th
BAMC Retiree Appreciation Day

Chapter Volunteers

Kevin Crozier (Commander)- Vince Emery (Past Commander)- Carolyn Adkins

Air force Color Guard

Some Vendors


Oct 12th
Recording a PSA for the DAV5K on KTSA Radio

Chapter Commander Kevin Crozier recording the DAV5K Public Service Announcement

Another view

A look from outside the studio

The recording

Bingo Social - Oct 7th
Community Life Center (CLC) Audie Murphy VA Hospital

Chapter Volunteers

Patricia and Paula (Women Veterans Advocate) Payne

Pat Hendershot (DAV Auxiliary Treasurer)

Jon Brown (2nd Jr Vice Commander) working on claims paperwork

Kevin Crozier (Commander)

Commander and his helpers Destiny and Alexandria

Albert Eraza (Financial Officer) - Patrica Payne

Albert looking for food

Albert and Duke found the food

Jim Volstadt - chapter VA volunteer

Duke Hendershot and Kevin Crozier

Duke Hendershot (Treasurer

Duke - Jim- Pat relaxing after the social

Kevin Crozier - our good looking chapter Commander

Bingo Party - Sept 25th
Frank Tejeda Texas Veterans Home

DAV Alamo
Chapter 5 Volunteers

Al Owens

Jon Brown
(2nd Jr Vice Commander)

Felix Santiago
(Officer-of-the Day)

Adela Santiago

Felix Santiago Jr

Emma Garza -
Pat Owens

Donald Strowder

Jose Garza

Aug 3rd
Juan Tejada Medal Ceremony - Audie Murphy VA Hospital


Kevin Crozier (Commander)-
Amanda Alamraz

Vince Emery-JR Garza
Past Chapter Commander- Chapter PAO

Zepeda Sons

Donald Strowder
Chapter 5 member

Alfred Valenzuela, US Army (ret)

Walter Wood
Resource Manager Army Resiliency Program G1
Dept of the Army, Pentagon

James Hedge, Asst Director,
Veterans Benefits Administration, Houston


Some Memorabilia

More Memorabilia

JR Garza Chapter PAO
Esteban Blis Disabled Veteran from Puerto Rico

Article from the local paper

Bingo July 23
Frank Tejeda Veterans Home Floresville TX

Chapter Volunteers

Al Owens

Pat Owens - Duke Hendershot

Kevin Crozier

Jose Garcia

Jon Brown
2nd Jr vice Commander

Eddie Galvez
(Not pictured Irma Galvez)

Donald Strowder

Forget Me Not Fund Raiser
Sam's Club

The Santiago Family

Kevin Crozier - Chapter Commander

Adela Santiago - Ida Robinson (DAV Auxiliary Commander)

Adela Santiago working hard

Some of the chapter volunteers

Picnic and election of officers

Princess - chapter mascot

2017-2018 officers taking their oath

New officers

Auxiliary officers

Al Owens

Picnic time



Having fun


Good family time

Enjoying the day

Members enjoying the day