Ham Radio provides communications for Camp Valor Patriot Ride

Amateur Radio Emergency Services (ARES) members from Benton County and St. Clair County provided communications services for the Camp Valor Patriot Ride on May 16, 2015.

Rick KDØCNC and Dale WAØYVH manned the VFW check-in site in Warsaw, and Steve WA5ICX set up his trailer at the VFW in Clinton.

The Patriot Ride was a fund raiser for Camp Valor Outdoors in Kingsville, MO.  The mission of Camp Valor Outdoors is to recognize and honor our wounded warriors and their families with the opportunity to participate in competitive outdoor activities with dignity and respect while empowering them with the skills and motivation to overcome their injuries.

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