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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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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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.

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Important Info for Post12087 Members

December Newsletter

Next Monthly Meeting in December will be Saturday, December 9, 2017 At 5:00 pm. Following a short meeting will be our annual Christmas Party. Location: Mike Stiebing’s home. Go on Redwood Road until you reach 11010 South. Then proceed East until you reach the gate. Proceed around the circle until you reach his home. In January we will resume our regular schedule at JIM’S FAMILY RESTAURANT On the corner of 12800 South Redwood Road Second Saturday of each month @ 8:45 am – 9:45 am Breakfast at 8:00 – 8:45 am (Pay your own meals.)

Ham Radio Club

Utah National Guard and Veterans Ham Radio Club ---- •Increase communications skills of members of the Utah National Guard and Veterans •Enable UTNG members and Veterans that desire to participate in amateur radio and MARS •Provide training and fellowship to amateur radio operators in the UTNG and other Veterans •Provide additional communication expertise to units and communities •POC: CW3 Don Summit at 435-881-2404

Statewide News

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New National Commander-In-Chief 2019-20

William J. “Doc” Schmitz, of Corning, N.Y., has been elected the new leader of the 1.2 million-member Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States, a congressionally-chartered veterans service organization comprised of eligible veterans and military service members from all five branches of the armed forces.

Dept of Utah Home Coming 2019-20

Homecoming for Department Commander Darryl Root and President B-Jo Laing is Saturday, August 17, 2019 from 4 PM until 8 PM. The event will be held at Post 1481 Ogden, UT. Address is: 907 W 12th Street Ogden, UT

National News

Important info from National VFW

Lawrence, Gallucci, Eshenbaugh Named to HillVets 100 Class of 2019

WASHINGTON - Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Washington Office Executive Director B.J. Lawrence, National Veterans Service Director...

VFW Awards 154 Student Veterans with Scholarships

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars is proud to announce