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WELCOME TO AL WHITAKER VFW POST 6514

Veterans Helping Veterans & Families
As yesterday's defenders of freedom, we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group.  Our common bond is the battlefield, whether it is service in the Persian Gulf, Korea, Kosovo, the war on terrorism or peace-keeping expeditionary campaigns. Your courage and sacrifice have made a difference in preserving and defending world peace.
 

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Join us as brothers and sisters of America to preserve the rights of veterans and support each other as only those who share in the camaraderie forged by conflict can. 

Announcements

 "GOT YOUR 6", Roach, Mo Oct 3 - 6, Local fishing Skippers taking 12 veterans fishing for 2 days and emphasis on Veteran Suicide Prevention and Our Veterans Service Officers. 

We will be starting a Veteran's Breakfast at Eldon Church of Nazarene in January 2023, it will be the 4th Saturday Morning of each Month. We plan on having a Veteran Service Information Officer or Veteran Service Officer at each Breakfast. It will be from 8:00 am to 11:00 am and donates will be welcomed.

 Come on out and meet Comrads in Arms.
 
New 2023 events added to our planning stages for LOGY6 Veterans Suicide Awareness:
 
EMT Fishing Tournament
Fire Fishing Tournament
Youth Fishing Event
Golf Match Scramble
Guide Fishing Tournament
Veteran's Fishing Event (May)
Veteran's Fishing Event (Oct)
Nauti Pirate Fishing Tournament
Loyalty Day Art Contest
Pearl Harbor Day Art Contest
 
All are TBD

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As yesterday's defenders of freedom...

 ...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.

Assistance & Benefits

Assistance & Benefits

The Veterans of Foreign Wars is dedicated

 to supporting those who sacrifice so much for this country, veterans, service members in the US Armed Forces, and their families and continues to be a voice for returning and currently deployed service members and their families.

Statewide News

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De Soto Veteran Honored by VFW for #StillServing

De Soto veteran Quincy Myrick is being honored for dedication to country and community in the VFW national #StillServing campaign. (Photo credit: Quincy Myrick)

National News

Important info from National VFW

Happy Birthday Army ... and to the Flag You Carry

WASHINGTON - On June 14, The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) joins in with our grateful nation in celebrating the birthday of the U...

New Study Links Cancers to Camp Lejeune Water Contamination

A study published in January found an increased risk for cancers among troops and civilian contractors stationed at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune ...

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OUR MISSION

That the purpose of this Corporation shall be fraternal, patriotic, historical, charitable, and educational: to preserve and strengthen comradeship among its members; to assist worthy comrades; to perpetuate the memory and history of our dead; and to assist their widows and orphans; to maintain true allegiance to the Government of the United States of America, and fidelity to its Constitution and laws; to foster true patriotism; to maintain and extend the institutions of American freedom, and to preserve and defend the United States from all her enemies.