ELMA, MARILLA, WALES - RADEMACHER VFW POST 5861

Elma, Marilla, Wales - EMW - Rademacher VFW Post 5861

WELCOME TO ELMA, MARILLA, WALES - RADEMACHER VFW POST 5861

Teamwork ~ Leadership ~ Commitment
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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May 17, 2019
- Updated WNY military events 
 
May 3, 2019
- Updated WNY military events and the VA Benefits Bulletin 
 
April 19,2019
- Organized Mesothelioma resources into a single page with links
- Added page for Buffalo Stand Down
- Added additional Veteran discounts 
 
April 10, 2019
- Check out the Buffalo Stand Down 2019 page here.
 
April 8, 2019
-  Links provided for April's WNY military events and the VA Benefits Bulletin.
March 8, 2019
- Added VA Benefits Bulletin to Resources page 
 
March 7, 2019
- Updated Calendar and Post Officers.
- Newsletter can now be found in the Members Only section.
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February 19, 2019
- Added The Mesothelioma Guide to the Resources page  
 
February 12, 2019
- Updated Veteran's Discounts page
 
February 10, 2019
- A link is now provided for the flyer of WNY military events from the VA Hospital Peer-to-Peer Support Office.  You can find the link under News & Events.
 

 

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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.

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 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.

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Overseas Veteran APR-MAY-JUNE-2019

DOC is SR Vice

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (July 25, 2018) — William J. "Doc” Schmitz, of Corning, N.Y., was elected Senior Vice Commander-in-Chief of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. on July 25, 2018, at the 118th VFW National Convention in Kansas City, MO.

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VFW Urges President to Quickly Sign Blue Water Navy Act

WASHINGTON - The national commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States is urging President Trump to quickly sign...

UNTUCKit and NASCAR's Chase Elliott Team Up to Benefit VFW

NEW YORK - UNTUCKit, one of the fastest-growing retail brands in the United States, announced today the launch of the Chase Elliot...

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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.
 
 

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