58,479 Brothers and Sisters Who Never Returned
In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row. That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly (In Flanders Fields Poem by John McCrae)
EDITOR'S NOTE:I hope everyone is enjoying the holidays and all are in good health. I hope you are at our 90th Anniversary Dinner Dance that is being held on March 8, 2020 (See Members Only - Post News). Anyone wishing to add a commentary or any article(s) of interest for the Newsletter can do so by sending information to me either by e-mail or U.S. Mail. For the next Newsletter please send them to arrive at least 14 days before the end of March for the April - June edition. Wishing everyone good health and a Happy New Year.Thank YouDon Allee
...we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group.
WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, Persian Gulf War, Kosovo, War in Afghanistan, War in Iraq, War on Global Terror and other Peace-Keeping Expeditionary Campaigns throughout the globe.
That from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion—that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain—that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom—and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth. - President Abraham Lincoln
We few, we happy few, we band of brothers. For he today that sheds his blood with me shall be my brother. - William Shakespeare
WASHINGTON - Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Washington Office Executive Director B.J. Lawrence, National Veterans Service Director...