WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — A Veterans of Foreign Wars post in Rhode Island has been renamed in honor of a soldier who was deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan and later dedicated his life to helping other veterans in crisis.
DURYEA — The sun and the smoke made it hot Saturday afternoon around the Duryea VFW, but Carol Bardzel and Paul Pohoda had what they needed to keep cool.
When your organization’s anniversary falls after autumn’s first day, outdoor celebrations — on the road or off — can get a bit dicey.
About 20 people, half of them on the stage, braved chilly, gloomy weather Saturday to observe the Veterans of Foreign Wars’ 119th anniversary at the 20th Century Veterans Memorial in North Platte.
Commander Don Byrne of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. Post 9182 has announced the kick-off of this year’s Youth Scholarships and Teacher Recognition.
The Voice of Democracy Scholarship provides local high school students the opportunity to compete for thousands of dollars in scholarships and a trip to Washington, D.C.
Jim Delancy, a New Milford native, was recently elected to serve as the state commander for the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Department of Connecticut.
Delancy graduated from New Milford High School in 1968, shortly before joining the United States Air Force.He served in southeast Asia from 1970 to 1971 during the Vietnam War and was honorably discharged in 1972.
WALLINGFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Veterans of Foreign Wars is standing by an officer at a Connecticut post who was convicted years ago of crimes involving bigotry as a member of the Ku Klux Klan...