JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Gov. Jay Nixon has ordered that the U.S. and Missouri flags at state buildings in all 114 counties and the City of St. Louis be flown at half-staff on Nov. 10 to honor the bravery and sacrifice of First Sergeant Billy Joe Siercks. First Sergeant Siercks will be buried that day […]
Abuelo’s Mexican Food – Abuelo’s offerings vary by region, be sure to call ahead to see what the discounts or freebies are included. Applebees – All veterans and active duty military eat free from a limited menu at Applebee’s on Veterans Day. Chili’s — Veterans and active duty dine for free from a special limited […]
September 3, 2011 as part of the Veterans Festival being held at Forest Park in St Louis, Mo. The world’s largest POW/MIA flag was presented on the field at Busch Stadium prior to the MLB game between the St Louis Cardinals and the Cincinnati Reds by members of the Department of Missouri Veterans […]
In This Issue1. Budget Battle Impacts Troop Morale2. Super Committee Holds Hearing on Debt Proposals3. House Passes COLA Bill4. Burn Pits Legislation Introduced5. VFW Joins House Dems for Veterans’ Roundtable6. Nisei Units Receive Congressional Gold Medal 7. National Military Families, Caregivers Month8. Military Family Survey9. Korean War MIA Identified 1. Budget Battle Impacts Troop Morale: […]
1st: District 12 $3.242nd: District 5 $2.073rd: District 15 $1.874th: District 1 $1.425th: District 3 $1.246th: District 8 $1.227th: District 2 $1.118th: District 7 $1.029th: District 9 $0.8010th: District 17 $0.6710th: District 18 $0.6711th: District 14 $0.4112th: District 6 $0.37 Each post should strive to donate at least $3,00 per member.
During a recent press interview of our Missouri Senator, Claire McCaskill, the media asked her if they were going to change the pay and retirement system for our military and military retired. The Senators answer is disturbing. She eluded to the fact that the government was looking at saving the current system for […]
Find more photos like this on My VFW WebCOM The Department of Missouri had to split forces on the weekend of October 21-23. Our Commander, Olin Parks; Chaplain/National Home Chairperson, Nancy Cowan and 36 other brave souls boarded a bus and headed for the VFW National Home for Children while our Senior Vice […]
In This Issue:1. VFW Supports Medal for Montford Point Marines2. House Roundtable Discusses Patient Safety3. VA Launches TBI Awareness Campaign4. Burger King Helping VFW Unmet Needs Program5. Military Post Offices to Close in Iraq6. DD214s are Free7. North Korea MIA Recoveries to Resume8. Eleven MIAs Return Home 1. VFW Supports Medal for Montford Point Marines: […]