Originally Posted by 55D
I tried to join when I got back from Vietnam in 1967. I was very rudely rejected and told "We don't want your kind."
Sounds like some old boys wanted to keep it an old boys club. I would have got in their face and asked "and what kind would that be" and I would have demanded an answer.
I would have also have written a letter to the national HQ. That post would have alot of explaining to do.