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Name: John Burgess
Date registered: July 2, 2012
Jabber / Google Talk: johnebchief


Past Commander Post 8255 Middleburg, Florida, District 6 Commander Department Florida 2013 - 2014 Retired Navy

Latest posts

  1. Help — June 12, 2017
  2. Voice of Democracy — August 4, 2014
  3. Patriots Pen — August 4, 2014
  4. Newsletter sign up — July 19, 2014
  5. His little heart stopped — June 10, 2014

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Jun 12


Help I am John Burgess past District 6 Commander and I have been asked by the incoming commander Robert Hernandez to handle the district web presence.  Along with helping Post commanders with their Post Web presence.  I currently have a list developed of who is who posted on the District 6 web site.  Please review …

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Permanent link to this article: http://myvfw.org/fl/post8255/general/help/

Aug 04

Voice of Democracy

  YOU TOO CAN WIN $30,000!   WHO CAN ENTER The Voice of Democracy Program is open to students in grades 9-12 (on the Nov. 1 deadline), who are enrolled in a public, private or parochial high school or home study program in the United States and its territories.   HOW TO ENTER The deadline …

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Permanent link to this article: http://myvfw.org/fl/post8255/general/voice-of-democracy/

Aug 04

Patriots Pen

  VFW Post 8255 looks at another great finish for our youth and teachers! Last year’s VFW POST 8255’s entries Hannah Terharr from Annunciation School in Middleburg finished 4th  nationally Patriots’s Pen and Calvin Malone finished first in Department of Florida.   YOU TOO CAN WIN!   WHO CAN ENTER: The Patriot’s Pen program is open …

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Permanent link to this article: http://myvfw.org/fl/post8255/general/1914/

Jul 19

Newsletter sign up

Hi Everyone John Burgess Past Commander here,,,, the current Commander Thomas Rentz has asked me to help with the newsletter.  My plans are in motion and check here for ways to sign up for it.  If you already get the newsletter via e-mail you still will.  The data base I am using is old and not …

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Permanent link to this article: http://myvfw.org/fl/post8255/general/newsletter-sign-up/

Jun 10

His little heart stopped

Our bartender Lisa Hoy’s grandson passed away this morning, he was 2 months old!!  She said they revive him for a short while but then he stop breathing and they couldn’t bring him back.  No arrangements yet.  Donations can be made at VFW Post 8255.

Permanent link to this article: http://myvfw.org/fl/post8255/general/his-little-heart-just-stopped/

Jul 04

First Place in Parade

VFW post 8255 won first place in the 4 th of July parade Middleburg Florida.  More photos to follow!firstplace

Permanent link to this article: http://myvfw.org/fl/post8255/general/first-place-in-parade/