February VFW Dispatch

That’s why VFW members from across the nation will take the voice of all veterans to Capitol Hill February 26 – March 2, during our annual VFW Legislative Conference. Continue reading

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2017-2018 Voice of Democrcy & Patriot’s Pen other program information

2017 – 2018 Information for V.O.D. & programs Continue reading

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Dist 10 Training to include Wi. State Bingo & Raffle A & B Auditor

Wisconsin Dept. of Gaming – Bingo, Raffle A & B. State Auditor, Randall Bansley will be doing the training. Continue reading

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Quartermaster and Commander Training

Quartermaster & Commander training at Tomahawk, Wi. All Welcome!! Continue reading

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Quartermaster and Commander Training

Quartermaster & Commander training at Tomahawk, Wi. All Welcome!! Continue reading

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Quartermaster and Commander Training

Quartermaster & Commander training at Tomahawk, Wi. All Welcome!! Continue reading

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A Forgotten Soldier Deserves To Be Known

June 16, 2015 in Featured, WI VFW News Terrence Sund, a Wisconsin soldier and tragic casualty in Vietnam is entombed in a closed room, forgotten and closed to visitors. This unique situation came to the attention of VFW State Historian Steve Conto, who has worked valiantly over the years to locate the final resting place of each Wisconsin casualty of the Vietnam War. At the recent Wisconsin VFW State Convention, Conto reported on his progress to date, and then focused on the Terrence Sund project. The story follows below, and now it’s your turn to help. Steve is attempting to raise $5,000 necessary to bring about a proper burial of this otherwise forgotten hero. He hopes to reach his funding goal by Labor Day, but with a little effort on the part of our Posts, maybe we can hit that goal even sooner. Read the story below, and then download the simple Terrence Sund Burial Fund poster and put it up and help publicize this special effort. Terry was just 20 years old when he drowned in a Viet Cong … Continue reading

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District 10 Meeting – May 2, 2015

District 10 spring will be held at Redcliff, Wi. 54814. Meeting will be at the  Legendary Waters Resort & Casino, 37600 Onigamling Dr., Red Cliff, Wi. 54814. Hosted by VFW Post 8239 Bayfield. VFW Post 8239 will welcome you at the post on Friday night May 1, 2015. Snacks and Beer, Wine, soda and water will be available. Saturday meeting: 08:00 – 09:00  registration— meeting starts  at 09:00 hrs.  Meeting will include regular business (election, need post to volunteer for next three meeting sites, training, fall & spring location.) Budget approvals and anything that needs to come before the District 10. Lunch (around noon) will be: Garden Salad w/ assorted dressings, Spaghetti w/ meat sauce & Garlic bread cost $9.00. Registration for meeting $1.00 please make registration for lunch. Name___________________ phone number_________________ Address____________________________________ Post/Aux. number___________________ Number of people attending lunch_______more information please call 715-779-3453   Available Motels: Legendary Waters Resort and Casino, 37600 Onigamling Drive, Redcliff, Wi. 54814 – reservations 715-779-3712 $70.00 per night Seagull Bay Motel, 325 So. 7th. Street, Bayfield, Wi. 54814, reservations 715-779-5558 seasonal rates $70. per … Continue reading

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THIS IS THE WEEK!

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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