The Pentagon announced today [Monday] that Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has cancelled the creation of the Distinguished Warfare Medal, and instead will create a new device to affix to existing medals to properly recognize drone operators, cyber warriors and others who are making a tremendous real-time impact on battlefields far away.
VFW announces it is now accepting entries into next year’s Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen scholarship competitions. The announcement comes just two weeks after students from across the globe took home their share of nearly $3 million dollars in scholarships and awards from last year’s competitions.
President Obama shares concerns for properly caring for military veterans.
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Each year hundreds of VFW leaders converge on the Hill, taking the voice of America’s veterans directly to congressional dignitaries and lawmakers during the VFW Legislative Conference. Keep reading to find out how to view the live stream.
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Congratulations to the winners of the “Meet the Challenge Membership Contest” 1st place $300.00 VFW Post 5488 2nd place $200.00 VFW Post 5186 3rd place $100.00 VFW Post 11428 Winner of the watch was VFW Post 3119 Commander