Veterans of Foreign Wars

Type: Organization
Name: Veterans of Foreign Wars
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Annual pig roast will benefit programs for local Vietnam veterans

ANN ARBOR -- The Vietnam Veterans of America Washtenaw County Chapter will host its 12th annual Pig Roast from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at the Ann Arbor Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 423, located at 3230 S. Wagner Road, Ann Arbor.Participants ... [Published Belleville View - 7 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

VFW seeks essays in scholarship competition

A Scholarship Program/Competition through Rome Veterans of Foreign Wars Post and its Ladies Auxiliary for local high school and middle school students was announced by post Commander Paul Evans.Students have the opportunity to compete for thousands of ... [Published Rome Sentinel - 8 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Arthur Kirchner

Arthur "Bumps" Kirchner, 88, of Cheyenne died Aug. 18 in Cheyenne.He was born Oct. 20, 1925, in Trenton, Neb.Mr. Kirchner served in the U.S. Army, 71st Infantry Division, during World War II. He retired as a clerk and supervisor from the U.S. Postal Service ... [Published Wyoming Tribune-Eagle - 10 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Bangor VA holds second annual barbecue

From the communityBangor Daily NewsPosted Aug. 20, 2014, at 11:39 a.m.BANGOR, Maine — The second annual barbecue for patients of the Bangor Veterans Affairs Clinic and Home was held Wednesday, Aug. 13. The event, organized by Ray Dubois of Dexter, was ... [Published Bangor Daily News - 12 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

American Legion and VFW struggling to keep members

Updated: Wednesday, August 20 2014, 11:01 AM CDTSeveral organizations that serve veterans are struggling to keep enough members.Veterans of Foreign Wars and the American Legion say many of their members fought in World War II and Korea and they're dying ... [Published WEAR TV 3 - 12 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Ice Bucket Challenge set in Washingtonville

WASHINGTONVILLE - The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5532 will be sponsoring an Ice Bucket Challenge to raise funds for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) at 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23. The post is located at 575 South County Road in Washingtonville.The ... [Published Salem News - 22 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

VFW ladies auxiliary will gather Aug. 26

The Ladies Auxiliary of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 4699, Sayreville, will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Aug. 26 at the post home, Jernee Mill Road, Sayreville.All are invited to attend. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, ... [Published Suburban - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Twin Lakes Community Briefs 1 hour ago

Events set in the Twin Lakes AreaHoevel-Barnett Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1341. (Photo: File photo)Events are open to the public, free and in Mountain Home, unless otherwise noted:Clarkridge VFD Auxiliary fried pie class set WednesdayCLARKRIDGE -- ... [Published Baxter Bulletin - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

VFW announces essay contests

LAS CRUCES The Veterans of Foreign Wars have announced the kickoff of local and national essay contests.Middle school students can write a 300 to 400 word essay on "Why I appreciate America's veterans." Local winners will advance to the district then ... [Published Silver City Sun-News - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Boy scout seeks info on VFW plaques - Veterans

(MCT) Boy Scout Ian Dow needs some leads to solve a history mystery. As part of his Eagle project, the Colonial Forge sophomore has committed to upgrading memorial plaques, freshening up the landscaping around 19 memorial trees and compiling biographies ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Ronald D. Trawick

, at UPMC Hamot, Erie, Pa. Ron was born Sept. 19, 1933, in Warren, Pa., the son of the late Fred and the late Violet Moore Trawick.A lifelong area resident, Ron attended the Warren High School, and then served in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Baltimore ... [Published Jamestown Post-Journal - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Earl E. Chadwell

, 90, of Wichita, Kan., died at the VA Hospital in Wichita on Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014. He was born on Feb. 2, 1924, in Kentenia, Ky., and moved to Beatrice with his mother in 1936.He graduated from Beatrice High School in 1942 and attended the First Presbyterian ... [Published Beatrice Daily Sun - Aug 19 2014]

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Bilingual Play "N Learn (Spanish)--Mondays, 2-3 p.m. Bilingual play groups are organized for young children 0-5 years and the people who take care of them. Register at 206-244-5880 YMCA, 3595 188th St., SeaTac 98188. Free to the community."
Jeff Williams/Commander of American Legion Post 75: "It is a transition period and we're here to help the ones that are still out there fighting for our cause."
...Students must write and record a three- to five-minute essay on "Why veterans are important to our nation's history and future." Local winners will advance to the district, then state and national competitions
From the beginning, Poillon noticed that "the memorial plaques were beaten up, thrown around in the wind. I wasn’t sure if any were missing" he said in a recent interview

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Annual pig roast will benefit programs for loca... [Published Belleville View - 7 hours ago]
VFW seeks essays in scholarship competition [Published Rome Sentinel - 8 hours ago]
Arthur Kirchner [Published Wyoming Tribune-Eagle - 10 hours ago]
Gahanna: Kid reportedly plinking neighborhood s... [Published This Week Gahanna - 10 hours ago]
Bangor VA holds second annual barbecue [Published Bangor Daily News - 12 hours ago]
American Legion and VFW struggling to keep members [Published WEAR TV 3 - 12 hours ago]
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How I Do It: Married couple who 'sees one anoth... [Published Omaha World-Herald - 21 hours ago]
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Ice Bucket Challenge set in Washingtonville [Published Salem News - 22 hours ago]
Bob Couch dies at 89 [Published Tullahoma News - Aug 20 2014]
VFW ladies auxiliary will gather Aug. 26 [Published Suburban - Aug 20 2014]
VFW Post 12075 Serves Humble, Atascocita, Kingw... [Published Tribune Newspapers - Aug 20 2014]
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Norman R. Morse [Published Grand Rapids Herald-Review - Aug 19 2014]
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