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South Joplin VFW Post 5293 is sponsoring the 4-States Armed Forces Music Festival at Morse Park in Neosho, MO on Saturday August 26, 2017. VFW Post 5293 will have the Post Service Officer on-site to answer questions about benefit eligibility. The post will also have membership eligibility information. For more info on the Music Festival, […]
Author: dist7
Posted: August 12, 2017, 2:48 pm
The United States Code Title 4 “Flag Code” states: The flag, when it is in such condition that it is no longer a fitting emblem for display, should be destroyed in a dignified way, preferably by burning. Jasper MO Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6415 will host a Flag Disposal Ceremony on Wednesday September 13. This […]
Author: dist7
Posted: August 12, 2017, 12:27 pm
Link for Downloading VOD/PP Forms & rules listed Below. Click on or Copy & paste to you favorite internet browser https://www.vfw.org/community/youth-and-education/youth-scholarships  
Author: dist8
Posted: August 12, 2017, 4:32 am
The WWII vet from Leadington VFW Post 5741 “Duck” started doing research on Dr. Appleberry and thought it would be great to have some sort of remembrance. Well, it ballooned from there. What they ended up with was a graveside ceremony with a 21 gun salute. This was followed by presentations to the families and […]
Author: dist8
Posted: August 12, 2017, 3:13 am
Web master’s Note: I do have a learning disability so I ask pleas forgive my spelling. Centralia VFW Post 6276 August meeting was held on August 10th 2017 with 10 Army, 2 Navy, 2 Air Force, and 3 Marines in Attendance. Old Business:  Dennis Mills Ordered 500 5×8 Flags for the Centralia Ave. of Flags The […]
Author: post6276
Posted: August 11, 2017, 3:42 pm
VFW Post 2513 in Warrensburg will host a POW/MIA event at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 1 at the Adams Memorial Cemetery near the Pleasant Bethel Baptist Church. VFW Post 4195 will host a reception at Knob Noster following the ceremony. This event will honor the sacrifice of a Johnson County soldier, William S. Adams […]
Author: post2513
Posted: August 10, 2017, 3:03 am
What a difference a year makes. VFW Post 2513 boasts a renovated building that is open for rental with a new floor, new windows, new paint (inside and out) and more than 30 new members. We have a busy year planned with helping at the State Fair on Aug. 13, Get the Red Out on […]
Author: post2513
Posted: August 10, 2017, 3:03 am
    Thursday, July 27 was the 64th anniversary of the signing of the Korean War Armistice that is still in effect today.  The United States still has troops stationed in South Korea to enforce the truce.     It was raining in Mtn Grove as four (4) members of  Post 3770, two (2) members of […]
Author: Mo webmaster
Posted: August 9, 2017, 1:30 pm
     
Author: VFW MO
Posted: August 7, 2017, 4:55 pm
VFW Post 6280 had its summer social on July 15th for families and supporters to meet and for recognition.  Adjutant Kasey Hayes served as the cook with the post commander being his assistant.  Post leadership recognized sponsors and supporters for the recent Kayaking for Epilepsy event held in June on the Current River. The commander […]
Author: post6280
Posted: August 7, 2017, 6:00 am
Veterans from VFW Posts 6280 and 5608, American Legion Post 99, American Volunteers and their families participate in a July 4th Parade in Salem, MO.  Included were vintage military vehicles, a float and a civilian hummer.  VSO John Russell and wife (2d photo down) were instrumental in setting up the float entry (complete with flags, […]
Author: post6280
Posted: August 7, 2017, 4:58 am
VFW Applauds Unanimous Senate Passage of Forever GI Bill The bill now heads to President Trump’s desk to be signed into law KANSAS CITY, Mo. (August 2, 2017) – Today, in a true display of patriotic bipartisanship, the U.S. Senate voted unanimously to pass S. 1589, the Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act of […]
Author: post 4055
Posted: August 6, 2017, 11:54 pm
1. Forever GI Bill Heads to President’s Desk 2. Funding Agreement for Choice Program and VA Heads to President 3. Senate Advances Veterans Appeals Improvement and Modernization 4. Senate Passes Ban on Private Sale of Military-issued Purple Heart Medals 5. WWII Veterans to Receive Benefits for Exposure to Mustard Gas and Lewisite 6. GWOT Memorial […]
Author: post 4055
Posted: August 6, 2017, 11:54 pm
VFW Post 4405 will be holding a post barbeque on 26 August from 1200-1400 at the Platte City Lion’s Club.  All current post members are invited to attend with their families. We would also like to extend an invitation to any newly arrived combat veterans in our community and those long-time residents that had not […]
Author: post 4055
Posted: August 6, 2017, 6:52 pm
The new General Orders #1 have been released. Please note paragraph 9: POST RESERVE: Due to the passage of By-Law Amendment B-13 at the 118th National Convention, it is no longer necessary for Posts to maintain a dues reserve fund effective August 25, 2017. National GO#01-Aug17
Author: dist7
Posted: August 2, 2017, 12:00 pm
The vacant Service Officer position is open to applicants. Application instructions are in the linked news story. VFW Veteran Service Officer Openings for Missouri
Author: dist7
Posted: August 2, 2017, 12:00 pm
The Missouri VFW has 4 openings for full time Veterans Service Officers at the following locations. All applicants must be a member of the VFW or must join the VFW to be considered for the positions. ** 1. Two Service Officers for the Saint Louis Area 2. One Service Officer for Columbia MO, at the […]
Author: VFW MO
Posted: August 1, 2017, 2:56 pm
Author: dist3
Posted: July 30, 2017, 3:46 pm
Members of Joplin VFW Post 5293 joined forces with Compass Quest Veteran Services and Christ’s Community United Methodist Church (CCUMC) Men’s Ministry to begin an extensive wheelchair ramp project for a disabled veteran and her family. The ramp materials were donated by the widow of another area veteran and the ramp team built a small […]
Author: dist7
Posted: July 30, 2017, 1:15 pm
Prior to the starting of the rescheduled 2017 annual Heart of the Ozarks annual Independence Day Celebration on July 28, these photos of the VFW Post and Auxiliary booth were taken.  Note the Buddy Poppy Display that took SECOND place in State and went on to National in New Orleans!  Way to go Auxiliary!!! Please […]
Author: post5993
Posted: July 29, 2017, 6:35 pm