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Donald Ray Johnston (November 19, 1947 – March 21, 1969) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in the Vietnam War. READ MORE...

Donald R. Johnston Memorial Chapter
492 - Columbus, GA

Chartered October 26, 1983 

Auxiliary Unit 492


Chapter 492 was the third chapter of the Military Order of the Purple Heart established in Georgia. We have a proud tradition of helping all veterans. If you would like to find out how to get involved or join our chapter please contact one of the officers. Our meetings are open to all members. If you are a Purple Heart recipient and would like to come to a meeting to see what we are about please contact either of the officers listed.

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Chapter Commander

Harold Jones

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Chapter Adjutant


John Wilder

Meeting Day & Time

2nd Saturday of the Month


Meeting Location

DAV #7

1000 Victory Drive

Columbus, GA 31901

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