51st Annual Meeting September 15-19, 2021
REGISTRATION: Return this form to the League office, postmarked no later than August 23rd. This form must be returned with payment, to obtain credentials required for entrance to all sessions and special events. Those choosing to attend only USG briefings must contact their Service Casualty Office by August 23rd. Pick up credentials at the Virginia Ballroom Foyer, Plaza Level, on Wednesday, September 15th, 5:00-8:00 PM or Thursday, September 16th, 8:00-9:00 AM. On Wednesday, September 15th, attend Newcomer Orientation, 6:30-7:30 PM, followed by a Welcome Reception, 7:30-9:00 PM.
ACCOMMODATIONS: Reserve rooms at the Hilton Crystal City
Hotel by calling 1-800-HILTONS (1-800-445-8667). Note affiliation with the
League’s 51st Annual Meeting, or go online to www.hilton.com, and enter Group Code MIA to get the special rate
of $160.00 + tax, per room night,
single or double. (+$20 per night for each added adult in a room.) To get the
special rate, the cutoff date is August 1st.
The number of rooms is limited, so register early to assure your choice. If
you intend to visit Capitol Hill on
Wednesday, September 15th, plan to arrive on Tuesday, September
14th. Opening Session is Thursday,
September 16th, as is the
51st Annual Meeting Dinner. Official briefings are the afternoon
of Thursday, September 16th and Friday, September 17th. Saturday morning, September 18th, there
are two critical Q&A Panels,
followed by the very important League
Business Session, open to all registered attendees. A League-hosted Farewell Reception will take place that evening.
Customary departure is on Sunday, this year September 19th.
If you are not currently a League member, but are an eligible family member of an unreturned veteran of the Vietnam War and wish to join the League, send an application with this form and your membership fee ($25/yr). The combined $125 cost of the 51st Annual Meeting and Dinner for all League Members, plus your membership, is a total of $150. This is only $5 above the non-member cost for the annual meeting and dinner ($145). You must be a dues-current League family member to vote at the Business Session. Applications for League membership are available from the League office (703-465-7432) or online at www.pow-miafamilies.org/membership.