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Before Memorial Day in 1922, we conducted our first poppy distribution, becoming the first veterans' organization to organize a nationwide distribution. The poppy soon was adopted as the official memorial flower of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States, as it remains today.
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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.
Afghanistan Listening Session
VFW Post 12173 will host a listening session on august 31
at 7:30 pm
we offer this opportunity to share thoughts, provide support, or simply listen with other combat veterans who get it.
mental health professionals will be there to help guide the conversation.
combat veterans and family members from all eras are welcome.
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Thank you for your service,Ken HagemannState Adjutant
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