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  • District 6 Meeting
    The District Meeting has been moved to R&D’s Steak and Seafood located @ 1173 Burtons Ferry HWY Sylvania GA 30446.  The meeting is scheduled for a starting time of 1130 hours. Lunch is free. For more info please contact Commander...Read more
  • District 18 November 1, 2014 Meeting in Alton, Mo.
    Map to the site of the November 1, 2014 meeting hosted by Alton VFW Post 1014.  You can use your scroll wheel on your mouse to zoom in or out. Business meetings start at 10:00 a.m. and lunch will be at Noon.  Joint meeting will  be held following lunch.
  • World War II Veteran Receives the WWII Legacy Medalion:
    During a recent Veterans meeting Veterans monthly gathering at the Carolina House, 611 South Brooks Street, Wake Forest, NC, John Singleton, a resident of the retirement home, was presented with the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
  • Dept Chaplain Travels
        Dept of Mo Chaplain Deborah Halter went to VFW Post 2654 located in Moberly, Mo to perform the commander’s visit for the VFW District 2 meeting, run by Commander Joy Smith.     All 21 of the district’s posts were in attendance and did a fine job a fine job presenting their post reports. All […]
  • District 18 War Memorials – Summersville – Shannon/Texas Counties
    Summersville lies partly in Shannon County and partly in Texas County but there is a very impressive memorial on the town square.  Taking the time to visit and see it in person would be a trip worth the time. The photos do not really do justice to the site. Every flagpole has one of these […]
  • Korean War Soldier Recovered:
    The Defense POW/MIA Office announced the identification of remains of Army Sgt. Cameron M. Flack, 18, of Union Mills, N.C., who was declared missing-in-action in North Korea on Dec. 12, 1950. He was assigned to Company L, 3rd Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was accounted for on Oct. 8 and will be buried with full military honors
  • Concert for Valor Update
    HBO and Starbucks are cosponsoring a Concert for Valor on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., on Veterans Day. The concert begins at 7 p.m. with entertainment from every musical genre. This is a free, open-air concert with no tickets, seating or reservations. The National Park Service is expected to open up the area around 10 a.m. for early birds to sprea
  • Marine Corps Change of Command
    Today at Marine Barracks, Washington, outgoing Commandant of the Marine Corps, Gen. James Amos, handed the Marine Corps over to Gen. Joseph Dunford, Jr. Amos is retiring after 44 years of service to our nation. Gen. Dunford, an Infantryman, becomes the 36th Commandant of the Marine Corps. To learn more about the change of command, click here: http://www.mari
  • VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship Applications Open
    The VFW and Student Veterans of America (SVA) recently announced a fellowship program to bring up to 10 student veterans to storm the halls of Congress alongside VFW’s advocates this March. Those interested must complete an application no later than December 31, 2014, to include an essay highlighting one of the VFW’s Legislative Priority Goals and what it me
  • Remember Who Votes Against Veterans
    On election day, the VFW wants you to remember eight members of Congress who voted against legislation that would help the Department of Veterans Affairs overcome its nationwide crisis in care and confidence, as well as 13 others who were not present for the vote. H.R. 3230, the Veterans Access, Choice and Accountability Act of 2014, passed overwhelmingly in