Recognition of WWII Veterans

On December 8, 1941, Congress declared war on Japan and the Axis powers. The previous day’s Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor was the event that launched America into a worldwide conflict that had been raging for two years. In the … Continue reading

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Vietnam War Commemoration Partner

The Vietnam War Commemoration was approved by Congress and authorized the Secretary of Defense to conduct a program commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War. The Commemoration honors all United States veterans who served on active duty in the … Continue reading

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Veterans’ Service Officer

A service officer from the Virginia Department of Veterans Services will be available at VFW Post 9760 on the second Wednesday of each month from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. to answer questions and assist veterans with claims for VA … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to our Post 41 family and friends! To our men and women in uniform, to our 22 million veterans, and all your families, best wishes for a joyous holiday season, and heartfelt thanks for the … Continue reading

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Middle School Essay Contest

Each year, the Department of Virginia sponsors a Middle School Essay Contest that is open to all middle school students within the sponsoring jurisdiction of established American Legion Posts. The essay must start out with the phrase: “I like living … Continue reading

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