PRESS RELEASE from Rudy Giuliani Presidential Committee, Inc.
For Immediate Release    
Friday, August 3, 2007   
 Contact: Jeffrey M. Barker

Giuliani Campaign Announces New Hampshire Veterans for Rudy

New York City – The Rudy Giuliani Presidential Committee today announced that military veterans from every county of New Hampshire have joined together in support of Mayor Rudy Giuliani.

The New Hampshire Veterans for Rudy coalition was announced during a phone banking event at the campaign’s state headquarters Thursday evening, where coalition members made phone calls reaching out to fellow veterans and Republican voters. Veterans for Rudy will continue to build this coalition to help communicate Mayor Giuliani’s optimistic vision for America and his proven track record of real results to New Hampshire voters.

“It’s clear Mayor Giuliani understands that veterans have devoted their lives to defending our liberty,” said the coalition’s state chair, Major General (Ret.) Joseph K. Simeone, former Deputy Adjutant General for the New Hampshire National Guard. “Mayor Giuliani has a proven track record of accomplishments and executive experience as Mayor of New York City that will serve us well as President of the United States.”

New Hampshire Veterans for Rudy:

State Chair:

Major General (Ret.) Joseph K. Simeone, Former Deputy Adjutant General for the New Hampshire National Guard, Stratham

State Co-Chair:

Christopher Ager, Past President of the Association of the US Army – New Hampshire, Merrimack

State Co-Chair:

John Deady, Past President, Military Intelligence Association of New England, Bedford

State Co-Chair:

John Graham, Past President, NH Chapter of MOAA, Bedford

State Co-Chair:

John Neylon, Veteran Employment Councilor (Ret.), Twin Mountain

State Co-Chair:

Roland Patnode, Vietnam Veteran, Somersworth

State Co-Chair:

Anthony Romano Jr., Past Commandant of the Lakes region Marine Corp League, New Hampton



Jose Luis Alicea, Plaistow, US Army

Richard Angwin, Concord, US Army

Gordon Bagnardi, Concord, USARMY

Omer Beaudoin, Manchester, USN

Lynne Blankenbeker, Concord, USAF

George Boucher, Londonderry, USN

Ernest Brown, Brookfield, USAF

Jay Cadorette, Manchester, USCG

Sam Cataldo, Farmington, USAF

Thomas Cerone, Merrimack, USAF

Ginny Deady, Bedford, USN

Sam DeYoung, Swanzey, USAF

John Fischer, Londonderry, USMC

Ronald Francoeur, Hampton, USAF

Peter Giese, Enfield, US Army

Patricia Graham, Bedford, US Army

Penny Halvorsen, Concord, USAF

Walter Hippauf, Nashua, US Army

Donald Hodgdon, Franklin, USCG

Richard Juve, Meredith, USMC

Richard Lovering Sr., Deerfield, USAF

Daren McGettigan, Wilton, USMC

Alexander McGinnis, Concord, USN

James Meachen, Concord, USAF

Matthew Murphey, Hampstead, US Army

Gerald Parker, Rindge, USAF

William Powell, Epping, USAF

Ed Ramos, Bedford, US Army

Andrew Richardson, Pembroke, USAF

Frederick Rice, Hampton, US Army

Robert Roughsedge, Hampton, US Army

Ken Sheffert, Hampton, US Army

Joseph Smith, Manchester, US Army

Robert Steiner,  Manchester, USN

Craig Stowell, Claremont, USMC

Patricia Sutton, Londonderry, USN

Geron Sutton, Londonderry, USN

Mark Vandendyke, Concord, US Army

Henry Wagner, Chester, US Army

James Wall, Swanzey, USMC

Michael Whiting, Concord, USMC

Raymond Wieczorek, Manchester, US Army