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Dec 19 2017

VFW Virginia District 10 Participates in Wreaths Across America

It was a brisk 25 degrees the morning of December 16, 2017, when Quantico National Cemetery hosted “Wreaths Across America,” a holiday wreath-laying ceremony to honor and remember our nation’s Veterans. District 10’s VFW Post 1503 and VFW Post 7916 participated.  This annual event honors fallen service members buried at National Cemeteries across the United States. …

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Dec 16 2017

Leadership: A Christmas Prayer 1944

Today, December 16th, is the 73rd anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge. It was the Christmas season of 1944, and the Battle of the Bulge was in rage. The then Lieutenant General George Patton was maneuvering Third Army in adverse winter weather.  While the  reports on this vary, here is a summary of what …

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Dec 12 2017

District 10 Holds December Meeting of VFW Posts

  This is a quick summary of the District 10 event held at VFW Post 3150, Arlington, Virginia.  More detail will be published with the Minutes of the meeting. December 10, 2017. Virginia VFW District 10 held its quarterly assembly for all of its Posts in Northern Virginia at Post 3150 in Arlington, VA. Past …

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Nov 25 2017

Home Depot Leads Leesburg VFW Post Overhaul

Home Depot Leads Leesburg VFW Post Overhaul -Loudon Now From Loudon Now Leesburg’s 67-year-old VFW Post 1177 got a much-needed facelift today. More than 20 volunteers from Team Depot, Home Depot’s associate-led volunteer force, worked from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the project, which was made possible through a $20,000 grant from the Home …

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Nov 13 2017

US Air Force Chief of Staff  Speaks at Veterans Day Ceremony

US Air Force Chief of Staff  Speaks at Veterans Day Ceremony ….Virginia District 10 in Lead Role     Nov. 11, 2017, Quantico National Cemetery, VA.  General David Goldfein, US Air Force Chief of Staff, honored our veterans with his keynote speech at the National Veterans Day Ceremony held here each year since 1983.  An …

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Oct 29 2017

Puller Veterans Care Center Groundbreaking Ceremony

(left to right) Post 1503 Commander Tim Brown, State Commander Mike Boehme, The Post 1503 Color Guard, District 10 Commander Chuck Wilson, State Junior Vice Commander Rick Raskin Oct 26, 2017, Vint Hill VA. Just a few decades ago, Vint Hill Farms was home to thousands of military people and their families. Today, a 30-acre …

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Oct 15 2017

Virginia VFW Council of Administration Meets

Saturday October 14, 2017. The Virginia Department of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) held its Council of Administration at its headquarters in Staunton, VA. The Council is presided over by the Department Commander Mike Boehme, and is made up of the 13 District Commanders representing 135 Posts, Department officers, and staff. At this Council …

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Oct 01 2017

VFW Virginia a Hit at “The Nation’s Gun Show”

Chuck Wilson, “Turk” Maggi, Tom Troy, and Ken Strafer in the VFW Booth September 29-October 1, 2017, Chantilly, VA. Situated in Chantilly, VA, Dulles Expo & Conference Center is Northern Virginia and Metropolitan Washington DC’s premier exhibition facility for consumer shows and trade events. Held at the Dulles Expo, The Nation’s Gun Show is dedicated …

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Sep 17 2017

VFW Post 1503 Celebrates the Air Force 70th Birthday

 VFW Post 1503 Celebrates the Air Force 70th Birthday   September 16, 2017, Dale City, Virginia. The 70th Anniversary of the United States Air force is September 18, 2017. In order to accommodate the membership, VFW Post 1503 got a head start and celebrated the Air Force Birthday on Saturday, two days before.   Post …

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Sep 17 2017

District 10’s VFW Post 7916 conducts POW MIA Ceremony

        September 15, 2017, Occoquan VA. A special ceremony was held on National POW MIA Recognition Day where people from all over the region gathered together to sing the National Anthem, pledge Allegiance to our flag and pray during the POW/MIA Memorial Ceremony at River Mill Park. Post Commander Jeff Lett provided …

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