District 18 August 2, 2008 Meeting

    The 18th District Department of Missouri will hold it's August meeting on August 2nd at Mountain Grove Post 3770.  The separate business meetings will begin at 10:00 a.m. and the joint meeting will be held immediately following lunch.  All VFW and Ladies Auxiliary members are welcome to attend not just the officers.  If you […] Continue reading →

18th District School of Instruction

    The "School of Instruction" for District 18 was held at Mtn Grove Post 3770 on July 26,2008. The event was opened by District 18 Commander Dickinson of Hartville Post 3135.  Opening prayer was given by Licking Post 6337 Commander Billie Krewson.  There were nine District Posts represented.  The School of Instruction was attended by […] Continue reading →

Green County to get Veterans Center

Greene County will be getting a new community-based veterans center to provide readjustment counseling and family outreach, the Department of Veterans Affairs announced Wednesday. The center is expected to open in late 2009 and will be staffed by four mental health professionals and social workers, said Gary Collins, a team leader at the St. Louis […] Continue reading →

For Vietnam Veterans

A Veteran who served in the Republic of Vietnam between January 9, 1962 and May 7, 1975 is presumed to have been exposed to Agent Orange and other herbicides used in support of military operations.   Eleven diseases are presumed by VA to be service-connected for such veterans:                    Chloracne […] Continue reading →