Rhode Island


A group of Sampson vets met at Denny's Restaurant, in Warwick, RI on Friday August 28, 2009 for the purpose of forming a Rhode Island squadron. At a second meeting held on Tuesday October 20, 2009 it was agreed that future monthly meetings be held at this location.
The vets in attendance enjoyed the get together, exchanging stories about their experiences while at Sampson and other Air Force assignments.

Our meetings are held at Twins Oaks Restaurant 100 Sabra Street Cranston, RI in “Billy’s Room”on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 1PM. Web Site:
We invite all vets to come and join us.

For information about the Rhode Island Squadron Contact:

Squadron Commander, Leo H. Fox, 72 East Park Lane, Kingston, RI 02881 - Phone 401-368-1346 or Email: leohfoxcpa@cox.net
Vice Commander, Bob Dalton - Phone: 401-739-1493, Email: rkdmad@aol.com

Sampson Vets Lunch/Meeting at Pinelli’s in Warwick

Lunch/Meeting Tuesday November 24, 2015                                                                                                                    

Our next meeting will be held at Twin Oaks Restaurant, 100 Sabra Street Cranston, RI on Tuesday November 24th in “Billy’s Room” at 1:00 PM.
The September meeting was held at Twin Oaks at 1300 hrs.25 members were present.

Present: Commander Fox, Vice Commander Dalton, Secretary Vernon, Tres. Hogberg, B.O.D. Martins
Pledge of Alliance to the Flag and moment of silence for departed members.
Commander Fox; Had a meeting with the 143rd AW & RI National Guard Adjutant General  Callahan & Air Force Assoc. to bring them up to date on the Air force Memorial at the RI Cemetery.  On 7 Nov we will be setting up a tent at water park in Providence to pass out information on the Memorial. We will be set up near the Korean War Memorial. Vice Comm. Dalton will be setting up the tent . Bob needs a time that members can man the tent send your  times to Bob at
rkdmad@aol.com  We can't accept money. Only to pass out information.
The cost for the tent rental ( 10 X 10) is $150.00  Water fire web site information is
www.waterfireprovidence.org   Vice Comm. Dalton mentioned that we have $ 250.00 remaining with his son-in-law for the web.
 Cynthia Henderson a new member that has pass fundraising experience with be working with Ted Martins on fundraising.
Respectfully submitted, Raymond Vernon Secretary