VETERANS

The Brittany Pointe Eagle has landed!  A new addition to the “Wall of Honor” is a beautiful brass eagle which reads “Dedicated To All Our BPE Veterans –
May They Always Be Remembered”

Service-Connection: What It Means After the Veteran Passes ***NEW***
Montco Vets Free Shuttle Service  ***NEW***
Veterans Day Ceremony – November 11, 2020 
Congresswoman Madeleine Dean Letter to BPE Veterans – November 11, 2020
Veterans Day Ceremony – November 10, 2019
 
D-Day WWII Veterans Ceremony – June 6, 2019

Rosie The Riveter
Video of June 6, 2019 D-Day Ceremony by Mary Ellen Spruell
BPE WW2 VETERANS LIVING Roster June 6, 2019
Understanding the Flag Draped Coffin May 2019
Veterans’ Discount ID Program 

Veterans BPE Pointer Articles, by Bob Berger

Veterans Corner #34, Proud of Our Pennsylvania National Guard, October 21, 2021  **New**
Veterans Corner #33, Veterans Benefits, September 2021  **New**
Veterans Corner #31, Grandpas War – Rick Izard, April 11, 2021
Veterans Corner #30, Pearl Harbor – First Navel Victory, February 15, 2021 Veterans Corner #29, A Veteran – by Harry Franklin, May 2021
Veterans Corner #28, Pearl Harbor The Ship That Would Not Die, April 2021
Veterans Corner #27, Pearl Harbor  The Beginning, March 2021
Veterans Corner #26, Vietnam Era Veterans’ Certificates and Pins, January 11, 2021

Veterans Corner #25, Veterans Day Ceremony  BPE Veterans Ceremony, November 11, 2020
Veterans Corner #24 September 7, 2020  Why WWII Navy Veterans Added Salt to Their Coffee
Veterans Corner #23 January 30, 2020  Vietnam Pinning Ceremony
Veterans Corner #22 January 2020  Remembering 2019

Veterans Corner #21 December 7 2019  Ahead in 2020
Veterans Corner #20, November 18, 2019  Thank You to All Veterans Ceremony
Veterans Corner #19, November 7, 2019  Metal Gravesite Flag Holder
Veterans Corner #18 October 3, 2019  The Meaning of Veterans Day
Veterans Corner #17 June 4, 2019  World War 2 Appreciation Ceremony
Veterans Corner #16 April 25, 2019  Greatest Generation-Part III
Veterans Corner #15 March 22, 2019  Greatest Generation-Part II
Veterans Corner #14 February 13, 2019  Greatest Generation-Part I
Veterans Corner #13 February 6, 2019  Veterans Serving in Congress
Veterans Corner #12  January 4, 2019 Veterans Benefits

SS John W Brown Presentation Thursday, May 24, 2018

Click on the following to view the video:
Veterans Ceremony – Nov. 11, 2018
Veterans Ceremony – Nov. 12, 2017
Text of Talk by Major General Wesley Craig, USA (Ret)
Text of Poem by Walt Stevenson

2020 BPERA Veterans Committee Members

The Wall of Honor

The Wall of Honor on the fourth floor of Birch contains 228 Brittany Pointe Estates veteran nameplates and 185 photographs of our veterans while in service. On the table below the nameplates are the military biographies of our veterans, narratives of our past  honorees and a roster of our veterans which is updated every six months.

BPE VETERANS LIST – Updated 3-14-2021 **New**
BPERA VA Proud Military Spouse Pin Updated 4-1-2021 **New**

Ordinary People – A Tribute to America’s Armed Forces
A poem by Fran Glica  (click on the title to open)

Click here to view a short video that was produced and aired by ABC Channel 6 Action News which includes an interview of resident Nick Charles.

Videos

Video of Montco Veterans Affairs – Benefits Presentation – Sept 20, 2016
Video of 2017 Veterans Ceremony – November 12, 2017
Video of 2016 Veterans Ceremony – November 13, 2016
Video of MLK Talk by Howard Snyder – January 18, 2016
Video of 2015 Veterans Ceremony – November 15, 2015
Video of 2014 Veterans Ceremony – November 9, 2014

Information from Government Sources for Veterans  ** NEW **