VFW Marks Passing of Past State Commander Don Cunningham

Past Wisconsin VFW State Commander Donald Otto Cunningham, age 83, of Madison, passed away on Sunday, June 29, 2014. Comrade Cunningham served as Wisconsin VFW State Commander in 1988-89. Continue reading

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VFW Says: Boycott Mexican Products Until Tahmooressi Is Released!

“This is about politics, and if my government won’t do anything, then I guess we need to let the power of the purse take over. No products, no travel, a total boycott … then maybe a dialogue will start.” -VFW CIC Bill Thien Continue reading

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Summer Jobs at Ft McCoy; Hiring starts in July!

Summer Jobs to SUPPORT OUR TROOPS at Fort McCoy!! Work assisting our soldiers! Continue reading

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Janesville Post 1621 Co-Sponsors Fundraiser Poker Run in September

VFW Post 1621 is sponsoring this event and passing the word to our VFW comrades in the VFW who are motorcycle enthusiasts so they can learn about this event and come on down and take part in it. In fact ALL Veterans are invited to take part, as well as non-vets who want to support our troops and Vets! Continue reading

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The big event is upon us! Join in the fun… take in one, two or all three days of this multi-faceted fundraiser-concert! Get your tickets now! Continue reading

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Annual Retiree Appreciation Day at Fort McCoy

This is a must event for men and women of all military branches of service who have retired or are about to retire from service to our country Continue reading

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Wisconsin GI Bill Update! Department of Veteran Affairs

Beginning in the Fall Semester of 2013, Veterans who have established and maintained status as a Wisconsin resident for at least 5 consecutive years immediately preceding the beginning of any semester or session for which the student registers at an institution may qualify, even if they were not residents of Wisconsin at the time of entry into a qualified period of “Active Duty” under Title 10 orders. Continue reading

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Oshkosh Airshow July 29 – August 4 & calendar of Events

Host to the world’s largest airshow AirVenture 2013 with calendr. Continue reading

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Commemorate the Korean War 60th with a “Pancakes for Patriots” breakfast July 27

All Korean War veterans are invited to attend the ceremony at the Korean War Veterans Memorial. Age and distance, unfortunately, will prevent most from attending, but you can still help commemorate their day by hosting a “Pancakes for Patriots”-type event at your VFW Post to honor and educate local communities about the service and sacrifices made by so many of our VFW members and their families. Continue reading

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Membership Campaign Landing

Posts to get updated contact information on their members to include email addresses. This will help on each and every level of the organization Continue reading

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