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https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=992833524098267&set=pcb.992835674098052&type=3Jacksonville Cemetery 50th anniversary of the Vietnam Veteran’s celebration for all who served; some gave all and all gave some!….
Author: post4761
Posted: April 17, 2016, 10:15 pm
Camp Blanding 25th Anniversary for Operation Desert Storm/Desert Shield.  Brigadier General Boatright 202 Medical Group and pass Post Commander# 4761 Harold Baldwin , unit  over seas 365th S&T Battalion!
Author: post4761
Posted: April 17, 2016, 10:15 pm
The VA is now offering a new form of preventative care to patients suffering from migraine headaches. Cefaly is a new technology that uses electrodes to stimulate nerve cells which stop pain receptors from causing migraines. The device was approved by the FDA in 2014 and is suggested to be worn daily for a minimum …

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Author: bakura105
Posted: April 10, 2016, 2:41 am
The Air Force is now allowing airmen to wear the Gold Star lapel button or the Next of Kin of Deceased Personnel lapel button on their dress coats, mess dress and service dress uniforms. Soldiers have been able to wear the pins on their dress uniforms since 2014. No decision has yet been reached for …

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Author: bakura105
Posted: April 10, 2016, 2:41 am
Next week, the VFW will testify at two hearings before the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee where we will give our views on pending legislation. A Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs hearing is scheduled for Wednesday, April 13, at 10:00 a.m.; and a Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity hearing is scheduled for April 14, at …

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Author: bakura105
Posted: April 10, 2016, 2:41 am
In testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee, Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley said Thursday that his service is in a state of “high risk,” which could spell disaster in terms of being able to respond when, where, and in sufficient strength to a major world crisis. He said another problem is the …

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Author: bakura105
Posted: April 10, 2016, 2:41 am
The Social Media link, that was hiding the menu button, has now been fixed! I will add the button once we set up our social media accounts. Thank you for your patience! Laura Hall Web Master
Author: laurahall
Posted: April 5, 2016, 3:31 am

VFW POST 8255

BBQ COOK OFF IS SATURDAY 2 APRIL & GRAND REOPENING IS FRDAY, SATURDAY AND SUNDAY 1,2, 3 APRIL

THE POST IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC ALL THREE DAYS, DRINK SPECIALS & BANDS

THIS IS A COMMUNITY EVENT THAT  BENEFITS POST VETERAN SERVICE CENTER WHICH PROVIDES ASSISTANCE TO VETERANS & DEPENDENTS WITH THE VA AND OTHER GOVERNMENT AGENCIES

TEAMS INVITED OPEN EVENT CALL 904-282-0475 POST ADDRESS – 2296 ASTER AVE MIDDLEBURG 32068

Author: rentzt
Posted: March 10, 2016, 5:33 pm

The VFW Post 8255 Veteran Service Center has recently expanded its hours to better serve the veterans, military and dependents of Clay and neighboring Duval Counties.  The Veteran  Service Center  also welcomes Shawna Mitchell as its newest Service Officer.  Shawna brings varied experience and knowledge and had done great job in helping our clients navigate the VA system. She joins Don Ebright, Harry Silvers, Bill Jones and Tom Rentz.

NEW SERVICE CENTER HOURS

TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY THURSDAY 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

CALL 904-203-2112 FOR AN APPOINTMENT. SPECIAL NEEDS OFF REGULAR HOURS WILL BE ACCOMODATED.           

Author: rentzt
Posted: March 10, 2016, 1:34 pm
The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) has appointed a 13-year Army and Desert Storm veteran as the first female Assistant Quartermaster General for the nation’s largest combat veteran service organization.
Author: admin
Posted: March 10, 2016, 1:34 pm

VFW Post 8255 held the annual Chili Cook Off on Saturday February 27th. Thanks to all post members who assisted and the participating teams.

WINNERS & RUINNERS UP

HOT DIVISION – G’S SLOW SMOKED BBQ & HUEY

MILD DIVISION – BR’S CHILI & PIG IN A POKEY BBQ

Pictured left to right are Pig in a Pokey and G’s BBQ

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Author: rentzt
Posted: March 9, 2016, 5:43 pm

VFW National Commander Presents Fox News National Security Correspondent Jennifer Griffin with the 2016 VFW News Media Award

VFW National Commander John Biedrzycki (right) presented Pentagon-based, Fox News national security correspondent Jennifer Griffin with the 2016 VFW News Media Award in recognition of her efforts to help America better understand the foreign and domestic threats to America.

VFW National Commander Presents Fox News National Security Correspondent Jennifer Griffin with the 2016 VFW News Media Award

Author: rentzt
Posted: March 9, 2016, 5:43 pm
Members of ‪#‎VFWAuxiliary‬ 7909, Jacksonville, Fla. dressed at Rosie the Riveter and joined forces with ‪#‎VFW‬ Post 7909 to honor seven veterans of the Greatest Generation. Each “Rosie” was paired with a veteran who they attended to throughout the evening. The seven veterans were featured in a slideshow with photos of their service to our …

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Author: johnburgess
Posted: February 25, 2016, 4:34 pm
The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) has appointed a 13-year Army and Desert Storm veteran as the first female Assistant Quartermaster General for the nation’s largest combat veteran service organization.
Author: admin
Posted: February 25, 2016, 4:34 pm
The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) has appointed a 13-year Army and Desert Storm veteran as the first female Assistant Quartermaster General for the nation’s largest combat veteran service organization.
Author: admin
Posted: February 25, 2016, 4:34 pm
⛱ Hello, I’m excited to announce that Post #10178, Clyde E. Lassen Memorial Post in Englewood, Florida, will soon have a website! Respectfully, Lauralee Hall Webmaster
Author: jaygoldman
Posted: February 24, 2016, 3:49 am
The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) has appointed a 13-year Army and Desert Storm veteran as the first female Assistant Quartermaster General for the nation’s largest combat veteran service organization.
Author: admin
Posted: February 13, 2016, 4:10 am
We are at the WellsFargo Building Location off of six and main, 2nd Floor. Please ring door bell in the rear of the building to enter.
Author: post4761
Posted: February 13, 2016, 4:10 am
The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) has appointed a 13-year Army and Desert Storm veteran as the first female Assistant Quartermaster General for the nation’s largest combat veteran service organization.
Author: admin
Posted: February 13, 2016, 4:10 am
The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) has appointed a 13-year Army and Desert Storm veteran as the first female Assistant Quartermaster General for the nation’s largest combat veteran service organization.
Author: admin
Posted: February 13, 2016, 4:10 am

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