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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.  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.
 

Announcements

CONVENTION: Our VFW Department has decided to go with a full blown state convention this June 10-11-and 12th with our Auxiliary.   This is going to be a celebration of our 100th Anniversary.
 
-AWARDS BREAKFAST, SATURDAY, JUNE 11TH AT 8:30AM
 
-BANQUET, SATURDAY, JUNE 11TH AT 7PM
 

THE VOICE OF DEMOCRACY AND PATRIOT'S PEN AWARDS DINNER will be held on SUNDAY, APRIL 24, 2022 in THE GRAND BALLROOM of the ROCKY HILL SHERATION HOTEL, Capital Blvd, Rocky Hill. Starts at 12:45PM.
 
CONGRATULATIONS to our Post and District 5 Patriots Pen Youth Essay Contest winner, Nicola Gugliotti, who also took first place in the State. Now on to National.  
 
 
DISTRICT 5 MEETING AT OUR POST, FRIDAY, MARCH 25TH, DINNER WILL BE SERVED AT 6PM, MEETING TO FOLLOW.
 

WATERTOWN VFW HORSESHOE LEAGUE MEETING, APRIL 14TH AT 5PM, THERE IS A SIGN UP SHEET IN THE BAR.
 

CALLING ON ALL PATRIOTS! The VFW Action Corps is our national grassroots advocacy network, keeping you up to date on the issues facing our veterans, our military and their families. It is free and open to all patriotic Americans who care about the military and veteran communities. You will receive our newsletter, regular action alerts on how to get involved when our nation's military, veterans, and families need their voices heard on Capitol Hill, and more. It's easy to JOIN THE CORPS NOW and to start making a difference. Thank you for your support!
 
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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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Brookfield Scout of the Year

Brookfield CT VFW Post Names Brookfield Scout of the Year

Department of Connecticut at National Convention

Department of Connecticut at National Convention

National News

Important info from National VFW

Ace Hardware Honors Fallen Heroes With 1 Million American Flags

OAK BROOK, Ill. - Ace Hardware is collaborating with the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) once again this year to honor the brave me...

Idaho Teacher Named 2022 VFW Teacher of the Year

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is proud to announce it has named the national top teacher in its annual Sma...

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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.