Past State Commander - Army
"Trapper" John, is a 28 year, US Army Veteran, with 25 months Service in Viet Nam with the 5th Special Forces Group, Central Highlands and was attached to the 1st Cav and the 1st Signal Brigade. He retired from active duty in December 2000 as a Senior Logistic NCO.
John joined Plover Post 10262 in 2005, and served as Post Commander for five years, earning All State Team status for five years, two of them as All State Team Captain. He was the 7th District Commander for three years.
John currently serves as Assistant Department Service Officer for the VFW Service Office in Milwaukee. You will also find him in our National Award winning State Honor Guard.