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You may like to view
a video on Master
Perez Benavidez he
was a member of
the Studies and
Group of the United
States Army. He
received the Medal
of Honor for his
actions in combat
near Lộc Ninh,
South Vietnam on
May 2, 1968.
Returning Vets: VFW Post 2208 would like to give a Free one year VFW membership to all qualified
returning military personnel.
info for you.
Steps for using VA
Post 2208 Meetings held at the
Waverly Iowa American Legion
208 8th Ave Sw, Waverly, IA
full military honors. Donald McGrane, of Waverly, was a Navy Aviation Anti-submarine technician on a
helicopter flying a search and rescue mission when enemy fire shot it down in July, 1967. McGrane and three
crew members died in the crash. Since then searchers found their remains, but it took years to identify them all.
Now all four will be buried together April 2nd, at Arlington National Cemetery.
If you have not seen this
it is well worth your time.
A wonderful **multi**-
dimensional tribute to those
who served in Vietnam.*
This is probably one of the best
videos on Vietnam that I have
certainly brought back
*This video is 28 minutes long*
, so be sure you have time to
watch it all
the way through. There are
thousands of similar accounts
of those who
served in Vietnam, and this
video does a great job of
many of those experiences.
Please pass this on to others –
Veterans who served in any
Post 2208’s September events:
9/10/16 VFW 3rd District meeting at Post 4868 219 Main Ave in Clear Lake.
Registration starts at 10, meal at 11:30 and meeting at 1 pm.
9/13/16 VFW Post 2208 monthly meeting at 7 pm.
9/15/16 VFW Post 2208 meal from 5:30 to 7 pm. This months meal is brats, sour
kraut, baked beans, pasta salad, chips & dessert for $7.
9/20/16 VFW Post 2208 Auxiliary monthly meeting at 5 pm
9/26/16 Cootie Pup Tent 69 meeting at 7 pm
The Canteen at the new building is now open for business. It’s opening day was
Tuesday, August 30th.
For VFW members who renew annually, attached is a PDF with life membership
information & prices. Check it out and consider being a life member when you
receive your renewal notice.