These are the VFW’s activities for the month of May:
Monday, 7th – WAVP Building & Grounds meeting at 6:30 pm
Tuesday, 8th – VFW Post 2208 meeting at 7:30 pm
Tuesday, 15th – VFW Auxiliary meeting at 5 pm
Thursday, 17th –VFW spaghetti meal 5:30 – 7 pm
Saturday, 19th – VFW Steak Fry 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Monday, 21st – Cootie meeting at 7 pm
Thursday, 31st – Cootie fish fry 5:30 – 7 pm
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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.
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Post 2208 Meetings held at the
New WAVP Building
1300 4th Street NW
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
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Patriots Pen contest- Bo Callaway of Shell Rock and a student at the Waverly
Middle School was 1st Place enterant this year.
The High School Voice of Demococracy contest winners:
1st- Paige Kane
2nd Samuel Bast
3rd- Anna SmdikHagen
A participation certificate and pin awarded to all entrants
of both programs as well as awards of $150 for first
place, $100 for second and $50 for third.
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