VFW Action Corps Weekly May 30, 2014

VFW Jaimie B 1. VA Secretary Shinseki Resigns 2. House Hearing on Phoenix VA 3. DOD to Review Military Treatment Facilities 4. VFW Testifies on Transition Process 5. Take the Education and Transition Survey 6. Korean War MIA Identified   1. VA Secretary Shinseki Resigns: The president today accepted the resignation of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki. In […]

Run For The Wall – 2014

Nancy 5     The annual Run For The Wall motorcycle ride in support of those Missing In Action and Prisoner of Wars came through Wentzville, MO on May 19thwith the riders stopping at VFW Post 5327 for a short ceremony, food and then off to showers provided by the local IAW.      Full story and more pics […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly May 23, 2014

logo right   In This Issue: 1. VA Secretary Writes Letter to Veterans 2. House Clears NDAA 3. Senate Defense Bill Update 4. New Medal of Honor Recipient Named 5. Memorial Day 2014 6. Korean War MIA Identified   1. VA Secretary Writes Letter to Veterans: In an effort to help restore the faith all veterans should […]

MAVO Legislative Report – End of Session – 16 May 2014

MAVO media   Attached is the Final Report for the 2014 Legislative Session for Missouri.  Fifteen bills were passed that affected veterans and our military.  Three were budget bills, five were Concurrent Resolutions, one was a Joint Resolution and six were regular bills that will go to the Governor for signature.  In addition, there were eleven other bills […]

Bell Media Find more photos like this on My VFW WebCOM The Missouri Veterans of Foreign War conducted a School of Instruction for incoming District Commanders, as well as District Sr-Vice Commanders, in Jefferson City at the Capitol Plaza Hotel on May 17, 2014. Presenters included all the current line officers as well as incoming program chairmen. […]

Missouri Veterans Commission Invites Public to Memorial Day Ceremonies at State Veterans Cemeteries

halfstaff for media The Missouri Veterans Commission invites the public to attend Memorial Day ceremonies at its five State Veterans Cemeteries – Bloomfield, Fort Leonard Wood, Higginsville, Jacksonville, and Springfield May 26, 2014. “Our cemeteries firmly believe in honoring in perpetuity those who paid the ultimate sacrifice in service to our country,” said Larry D. Kay, Executive Director […]