The President of the United States and the Governor of Wisconsin have proclaimed May 15, 2013, as Peace Officers Memorial Day and May 12 through May 18, 2013, as Police Week.
Memorial Day, May 27th 2013 Remember Our Veterans and POW/MIAs by coming out and supporting the 16th Annual Wisconsin POW/MIA National Balloon Launch in Wind Lake, WI. The only balloon
Spearheaded by the VFW Foundation, the Tractor Supply Company (TSC), the largest farm and ranch store chain in the United States with over 1,100 retail stores nationwide, is offering the VFW a special opportunity to distribute Buddy Poppies at each location during the Memorial Day weekend.
Effective today, VA claims raters will make provisional decisions on the oldest claims in inventory, which will allow Veterans to begin collecting compensation benefits more quickly, if eligible. Veterans will be able to submit additional evidence for consideration a full year after the provisional rating, before VA issues a final decision.
Dr. Lorry Fenner, a retired Air Force Colonel who now works for the National Defense University in Washington DC, will be coming to Madison on the 18th of April to give her case supporting the inclusion of women in the combat arms of the military. The purpose of her lecture will be to spark thoughtful, academic discussion on the topic and allow listeners to come to their own conclusions on the matter.
Just show your military ID, VA ID or DD-214 and get your tickets the day of the game, no sooner than two hours before game time, at the ticket window under the clock tower
Wisconsin Veterans Reunion<p><a href=”http://myvfw.org/wi/dist7/files/2013/03/reunion.png”><img ” width=”806″ height=”653″ /></a></p><p>Food, Games, Music, Raffles, Information Booths, Camaraderie, Family Fun.</p><p>Proceeds to benefit the Honor Flight.</p><p>This reunion event seeks to provide information on programs available