WELCOME TO COLE-MIERS VFW POST 3619

Cole-Miers, VFW Post 3619, Deridder Veterans, Veterans of Foreign Wars
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 WWII, Korea, Vietnam, 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.  The Veterans of Foreign Wars is more than just a bar and bingo, we are in the community, supporting our Veterans and representing ALL Veterans on Capitol Hill fighting for your benefits and rights.
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
 

   
   
 
   

   
 

 

Announcements

 Congratulations to our 2022-2023 Officers!  Larry Koons - Commander; Lori Bates - Sr Vice; Liz Dawson - Jr. Vice; Robert Bates - Quartermaster; Shane Fowler - Adjutant; Ted Stoneburner - Chaplain; 1 Yr Trustee - Mike Baker; 2 Yr Trustee - Bob Conner; 3 Yr Trustee - Nate Rogowski; Service Officer - Andrey Loria Calvo; Judge Advocate - Matthew West; Surgeon - John Schmidt; Guard - Ken Gresham; PAO - Lori Bates

 

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Membership

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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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Lafayette Student Takes Top Prize in National VFW Essay Competition

Ali’s essay was awarded first place and he will receive a $5,000 award

VFW Expresses Condolences, Frustration Over Operations in Afghanistan

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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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.