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As yesterday's defenders of freedom, we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group.  Our common bond is the battlefield, whether it is service in the Persian Gulf, Korea, Kosovo, the war on terrorism or peace-keeping expeditionary campaigns. Your courage and sacrifice have made a difference in preserving and defending world peace.
 

Announcements

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All with all the situations happening in our communities and Country, it is my great pleasure to announce the Post is open for business, under the Governor's and State Department guidelines. We are currently opening Monday-Saturday at 3pm.  It is imperative that we follow all of the 39 rules that were set out by the Governor. Please keep social distancing, do not come if you have COVID-19 symptoms and please continue to support the Veterans/Auxiliary members and families, during this time! I am fully committed to maintain the values and core of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, during this time of turmoil. Stay Strong and take care of each other!
  
8 Aug-House Committee Meeting-1000-We will have our meeting as scheduled. We will maintain social distancing and ensure we are following State and Local Guideline.
 
15 Aug-District Meeting-1000 in Kings bay. I will be attending along with the District Adjutant, Cindi. There will be a ZOOM for everyone wishing to login. I will shoot it out on the 14th of Aug.
 
15 Aug-Monthly Member Meeting-1000-We will have our Post meeting as scheduled. The SVC will conduct the meeting along with the remaining officers and members.We will maintain social distancing and ensure we are following State and Local Guidelines. This will also be done VIA Teleconference for those that cannot attend. I will send out the phone number and access code on Friday, 14 Aug 2020. Please participate as it is election time and we need your support!
 
29 Aug-Leon Parrish VFW Memorial Golf Tournament-0830 Pine Forest Golf Club Jesup, GA-
$65.00 per player, Prizes: 1st $300 2nd $200 3rd $100, Complimentary food and drinks. T shirts and door prizes. Contact Susan Simmons for info 912-223-4429 It will be a fun day, we will not be providing lunch.
 
31 Aug-Blood drive-2-7 pm.  Appts preferred but check for what times walk ins will be accepted. . You can make appts on line @ redcrossblood.orgor call Beverly @ 317-319-6059 or Susan @ 912-223-4429 for assistance.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 


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As yesterday's defenders of freedom...

 ...we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group.

WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, Persian Gulf War, Kosovo, War in Afghanistan, War in Iraq, War on Global Terror and other Peace-Keeping Expeditionary Campaigns throughout the globe.

Assistance & Benefits

Assistance & Benefits

The Veterans of Foreign Wars is dedicated

 to supporting those who sacrifice so much for this country, veterans, service members in the US Armed Forces, and their families and continues to be a voice for returning and currently deployed service members and their families.

Statewide News

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Walking With PTSD

Walk Across USA To Raise Awareness To PTSD

Politics in Posts

Comrades and Auxiliary Members, With the General Election coming up in November, it is important to remind you of our National Bylaws Article VII Miscellaneous Provisions, Sec. 702 Politics listed below.

National News

Important info from National VFW

VFW National Commander Honors Two Louisiana Sheriff's Deputies for Heroic Actions

NEW ORLEANS - Veterans of Foreign Wars National Commander Harold "Hal" Roesch II presented the VFW Life Saving Award to two St. Ch...

2021 VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship Application Period Now Open

WASHINGTON - The Veterans of Foreign Wars and Student Veterans of America are now accepting applications from student veterans who...

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That the purpose of this Corporation shall be fraternal, patriotic, historical, charitable, and educational: to preserve and strengthen comradeship among its members; to assist worthy comrades; to perpetuate the memory and history of our dead; and to assist their widows and orphans; to maintain true allegiance to the Government of the United States of America, and fidelity to its Constitution and laws; to foster true patriotism; to maintain and extend the institutions of American freedom, and to preserve and defend the United States from all her enemies.