Veterans Day (originally known as Armistice Day) is a federal holiday in the United States observed annually on November 11, for honoring military veterans, that is, persons who have served in the United States Armed Forces.It marks the anniversary of the end of World War I. Major hostilities of World War I were formally ended at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, At the urging of major U.S. veteran organizations, Armistice Day was renamed Veterans Day in 1954.
Come out and enjoy a game of darts! Leagues and Open Play: SAT 3 pm Learn to Play Darts and Practice; WED 6:30 Dart League THU 6 pm Dart League with next session starting OCT 10
All Post 4206 members. Is your contact information current? If not please submit your current info to Post4206@VFWFL.ORG
"It's called ‘Remembering Vietnam’ because as wars recede in our memory, we start to base our collective recollections more and more on movies and popular music ... less and less on facts,"
Remember social distancing and your own PPE. Canteen opens at 12:00 with a limited bar food available to order.
Buddy Poppies helped the VFW live up to its motto, "to honor the dead.by helping the living." The Buddy Poppy - small red. flower symbolic of the blood shed in World War I by. millions of Allied soldiers in defense of freedom - was. originally sold to provide relief for the people of war-
Coming home doesn't mean the battle is over. With over 10 times the amount of veterans lost to suicide than to combat operations in the same time period, there has never been a more important time to TAKE A STAND and DO something to support our veterans!! If you or someone you know is suffering from PTSD, we have people that have shared a similar experience and are ready to help.
...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.
On the battlefield, the military pledges to leave no soldier behind. As a Nation, let it be our pledge that when they return home, we leave no veteran behind.
Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. - John 15:13
OAK BROOK, Ill. - Ace Hardware is collaborating with the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) once again this year to honor the brave me...