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New Service Officer Guides now available

VFW Jaimie B     The thirty-fifth edition of the VFW Guide for Service Officers is now available.  Each and every Post Service Officer should have the latest edition if expected to do their job correctly.  The price is modest.  Get your Post Service Officer Guide by following this link – Service Officer Guide-2016 Make sure the Service Officer […]

Mo VFW Jr-Vice CDR Armenta Travels to Kirksville

tri flags media Dept of Mo VFW Jr-Vice Commander  Ruben Armenta traveled to VFW Post 2508 in Kirksville MO to present the posts 50 year citation. Pictured is Jr-Vice CDR Armenta with  Post 2508 CDR Sam Berendzen accepting the award. Attendance included 2 charter members, post members, auxiliary and members of the community, a post open house commemorating […]

OPINION: Young Veteran, Why Don’t You Care?

VFW Jaimie B By Keith Lucas A disturbing trend is showing younger military veterans falling away from Veteran Service Organizations. It’s time to address this issue at the local level. I recently read an article “Why are the younger Veterans avoiding the Veteran Service Organizations (VSO),” written by Les Davis, a National Recruiter for AMVETS. Before I get […]

Jesse Reynolds, Missouri’s Oldest Living Pearl Harbor Survivor, Turns 100

Mo sign media Larry Brune from District 1 has put together a real good story about Jesse Reynolds 100th birthday with several photos.  He also provided a link to  a video interview with Jesse Reynolds.  I thought that you would like to learn his story. District 1 article – http://myvfw.org/mo/dist1/dist1/birthday-celebrations-for-jesse/ Article on Flatland Digital Magazine – http://www.flatlandkc.org/people-places/missouris-oldest-living-pearl-harbor-survivor/