10 Things to Remember About Memorial Day

Memorial Day is more than just a three-day weekend and a chance to get the year’s first sunburn. Here’s a handy 10-pack of facts to give the holiday some perspective. 1. It started with the Civil War Memorial Day was a response to the unprecedented carnage of the Civil War, in which some 620,000 soldiers […] Continue reading →

VFW Washington Weekly, May 19, 2008

1. House Passes New GI Bill/ Senate to Vote This Week Despite the surprise defeat of the war supplemental funding package in the House last week, the VFW-backed GI Bill did pass in a separate vote by 256-166. This week, the Senate is expected to take up its version of the war supplemental – possibly […] Continue reading →

VFW May Missourian

The May Missourian is now out.  To read the latest issue click HERE This is the largest that has been issued in quite some time so it will take a minute to load.  Be patient, it is worth the wait.  Lots of good photos and stories.  The line officers have done a tremendous job with […] Continue reading →

District Commander Dickinson Travels

    District 18 Commander Charlie Dickinson traveled to Norwood School Friday, May 9th to participate in a "Flag Retirement Ceremony".  VFW Post 3770 of Mtn Grove was asked by the school to perform one for them.  The photo shows Commander Dickinson standing with the Comrades and Sisters of Post 3770 and the students gathered on […] Continue reading →