National World War I Museum and Memorial

Thursday, April 6th, will be the date that the National World War I Museum and Memorial, in Kansas City, MO is honored to host America’s national ceremony commemorating the centennial of the United States’ entry into the Great War. This event takes place from 9am-12:30pm.  For ticket and further information, please view the following websites: […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, March 10, 2017

1. Veterans Education Roundtable 2. Caregiver Benefits Legislation Introduced 3. HVAC Hearing on Future of Choice Program 4. Location for Gulf War National Memorial Approved 5. VA Mental Health Care for Vets with OTH Discharges 6. VA Offers Free Services for MST 7. HVAC Advances Five Important Veterans Bills 8. Military Quality of Life Hearing […]


In anticipation of the state’s annual Vietnam Veterans Day on March 30, Missouri House of Representatives members are encouraging veterans throughout the state to come forward to receive recognition for their service. As part of the annual celebration, Vietnam veterans will be honored at the State Capitol in the House Chamber by the Speaker of […]

Action Corps Weekly, March 3, 2017

In This Issue: 1. VFW National Commander Testifies Before Congress 2. IB Coauthors Release FY 2018 Budget Recommendations 3. In Memory Program Deadline Today 4. Marine Reunion Web Page 5. MIA Update 1. VFW National Commander Testifies Before Congress: VFW National Commander Brian Duffy testified on Wednesday before 23 members of the House and Senate […]

Dept of Mo Lays Wreath at Tomb of Unknown Soldier

Part of the privilege of attending the Washington Conference is the opportunity to visit the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.  Today, February 26, 2017, Dept of Mo Commander Chris Johnston and Legislative Chairman Dewey Rheim got to participate in laying a wreath on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.  Sr-Vice CDR Ruben Armenta was kind […]