Disabled American Veterans Department of NJ, Logo

171 Jersey Street, Bldg 5, 2nd Fl, Trenton, NJ 08611

Call: (609) 396-2885

Fax: (609) 396-9562

Dedicated to Supporting Disabled Veterans


Department Line Officers


Frank M. Vignola

Department Commander
—  Frank M. Vignola

Member Email: commander@davnj.org
Primary Phone: (732) 673-2691
Second Phone: (732) 264-5249

Fred Smith

Department 1st Jr. Vice Commander
— Fred Smith

Member Email: fredchris@optonline.net
Primary Phone: (732) 672-0934

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Department 3rd Jr. Vice Commander
— Phil Martir

Member Email: Philmartir@va.gov 
Primary Phone: (973) 297-3378

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Department Chief Inspector
— Walter Applegate

Member Email: appleg860@hotmail.com
Primary Phone: (732) 551- 0953

Johnnie Walker

Department Adjutant
— Johnnie Walker

Member Emails: jwalker@davnj.org
adjutant @davnj.org

Primary Phone: (609) 396-2885
Second Phone: (609) 425-8608


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State Chaplin
—Yvonne k. Jackson 

Member Email: jkj36@aol.com
Primary Phone: (908) 573-2833

Gordon Lee Payne

Department Senior Vice Commander
— Gordon Lee Payne

Member Email: srvicenj@davnj.org
Primary Phone: (862) 220-7797

Leonard Long

Department 2nd Jr. Vice Commander
— Leonard Long

Member Email: LDiscol@aol.com
Primary Phone: (609) 871-4932

Walter Kaczmarek

Department Judge Advocate
— Walter Kaczmarek
Member Email: Judgeadvocate@davnj.org
Primary Phone: (732) 634-6049

Earl Courter

Department Treasurer
— Earl Courter

Member Email: earlcourter@comcast.net 
Primary Phone: (609) 304-5180

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Department Sergeant-At-Arms
— Kathy Kukel 

Member Email: joistfixer@aol.com
Primary Phone: (973) 943-9904

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Officer of the Day
— James A. Keyser, Jr.

Member Email: dav10@gmail.com
Primary Phone: (609)226-3425