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Aug 09 2018

Post 1503 Member Dan Duitsman wins at CMP National Championships

VFW Post 1503 member Dan Duitsman wins at Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) National Matches at Camp Perry, OH July 28-Aug 4, 2018. Dan Duitsman won the M1 Garand Unlimited Rifle National Championship AND the Springfield M1A Rifle National Championship. A seasoned competitor, Dan was a member of the Marine Weapons Training Battalion at Quantico, VA, …

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Aug 01 2018

Virginia District 10 Achieves #1 in Division 1 Worldwide “All American”

  National VFW Convention, Kansas City, MO.  For the better part of 2017-18 year, Virginia District 10 led VFW division 1 worldwide, and was in a tight competition with Europe District 3.  Division one is arguably the toughest to compete in due to the large size of the districts.   With the Fiscal Year ending June …

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Jul 18 2018

Occoquan Honors Military Veterans

July 18, 2018, Occoquan, VA.  Visit the historic town of Occoquan and you will see Military Veterans are being honored throughout the town.   Over thirty military banners are hung many of the poles throughout the town.  The custom-designed banners contain a photo, name, military branch, and important decorations of a service member.  They are displayed …

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Jul 04 2018

HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY!

HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY!  Today, we celebrate America’s 242nd birthday. America has much to be proud of!  Americans pioneered the establishment of modern democracy, experienced both domestic and global wars, and paved the way for the digital age. Throughout this period, we have been blessed with the dedication of our Armed Forces. Yes, for these 242 years, our …

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Jun 05 2018

Memorial Day 2018 Ceremony -D10 in Lead Role

  May 28, 2018, Quantico National Cemetery (QNC), Virginia. Braving the cool, rainy morning, an estimated 1,200 Soldiers, Sailors, Airman, and Marines, along with many families and distinguished guests who came to remember those who have fallen, fighting for our nation,… the ones who gave all, and those who are still unaccounted for.  Major General Niel …

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May 24 2018

Memorial Day 2018: Its History Worth Remembering

  Memorial Day this year falls on Monday, May 28th.  This is a special day where we take time from our busy professional lives to remember our fallen.  Those men and women of our Armed Forces who gave there all, died in the line of duty, for us to be free.  It is this day …

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May 16 2018

District 10 Holds Joint Convention Featuring Election of Officers

May 6, 2018, Dale City, VA. The Department of Virginia’s District 10 held its last Joint Convention, with the District 10 Auxiliary, for the 2017-18 fiscal year and presided over by the outgoing District 10 Commander Chuck Wilson.   At this Joint Convention, Wilson praised the entire District 10 team for its superb performance this …

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May 13 2018

Virginia District 10 Presents VFW Award to Outstanding AFJROTC Cadet

May 11, 2018, Dale City, VA, this joyful Friday evening, the Air Force Junior ROTC at Hylton High School held their annual Dining Out at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1503.  Almost 300 Soldiers, Sailors, Airman, Marines, Cadets, School Administrators, teachers, moms, dads, brothers, sisters and distinguished guests came to celebrate and recognize achievement.  …

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May 09 2018

VFW Recognizes Top Districts & Posts Including Virginia District 10

Kansas City, MO, May 3-6, 2018.  Veterans of Foreign Wars Commander-in-Chief Keith Harmon recognized the top two Districts and posts, in their division, worldwide.  Virginia’s District 10, represented by District 10 Commander Chuck Wilson, received that recognition.  District 10, with over 8,000 veteran and auxiliary members, is Virginia’s largest VFW District.  District 10 is in …

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Apr 10 2018

National VFW Junior Vice Commander Visits District 10

  National Junior Vice Commander Visits District 10     March 22, 2018 Woodbridge VA.  In his whirlwind trip through Virginia, The Veterans of Foreign Wars Junior Vice Commander “Doc” Schmitz came to District 10 and stopped by Occoquan Post 7916 for Lunch (above picture) and Dale City Post 1503 for light refreshments.   (pictured above …

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