Robbins, Nat

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Name

Robbins, Nat

Class

2011

Biography

(1921-2015) Nat P. Robbins was born in Brooklyn, NY in1921. He was a Corporal in the US Army, WWII Europe. He participated in four campaigns and in the Army of Occupation in Germany. He served as Commander of Prescott Chapter 16, Disabled American Veterans and all other Officer positions of the Chapter, and as Adjutant of Jewish War Veterans Post 79. His volunteer efforts include operation of the DAV Thrift Store where the profits are used to help veterans. He volunteered over 2000 hours at the Bob Stump Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Prescott, Arizona. Activities included providing snacks and prizes and conducting monthly Bingos, Horse Race Games, and weekly visits with his therapy dog. He donated his tepee to Native American officials at the VA Medical Center. He organized Boy Scout Troop 443 and served as Scoutmaster.