On July 6th at the VFW Post 12146 Ban Chang - Utapao Independence Day Celebration the Motorbike Raffle for a Honda Click 125i, was won by our local Post’s Chaplin Gary Steuer. Congratulation to Gary and happy trails wherever you bike takes you.
Our fund drive for our new post home is still ongoing, we have achieved approximately 90% of our goal. For those who have donated thank you very much. Your generosity is greatly appreciated. For others please join your comrades and neighbors and assist us in our efforts to purchase a permanent post home. Contact Ken Stein @ email@example.com or Dan Morgan @ firstname.lastname@example.org for fund transfer instructions.
May 09 2019 WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators John Boozman (R-AR) and Jon Tester (D-MT) introduced legislation to allow veterans who served in Thailand during the Vietnam War-era the opportunity to prove toxic exposure in order to qualify for Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) benefits.
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. Contact Michael (Coop) Cooperman at email@example.com to fill out an application
OUR MISSION: To foster camaraderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts. To serve our veterans, the military and our communities. To advocate on behalf of all veterans. OUR VISION: Ensure that veterans are respected for their service, always receive their earned entitlements and are recognized for the sacrifices they and their loved ones have made on behalf of this great country.
Coming home doesn't mean the battle is over. With over 10 times the amount of veterans lost to suicide than to combat operations in the same time period, there has never been a more important time to TAKE A STAND and DO something to support our veterans!! If you or someone you know is suffering from PTSD, we have people that have shared a similar experience and are ready to help.
"In Flanders Fields the Poppies Blow..." Theses are the opening words of Col. John McCrae's immortal poem dedicated to the memory of the men and women that served, fought and died in France during World War I, the poppies of which he wrote has become the true symbol of all those who have given their lives in our nations wars.
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...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.
The willingness of America's veterans to sacrifice for our country has earned them our lasting gratitude.
Patriotism consists not in waving the flag, but in striving that our country shall be righteous as well as strong.