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Mo VFW Jr-Vice CDR Armenta Travels to Kirksville

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?

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

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/