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VFW & American Legion Posts

The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) is a congressionally chartered war veteran's organization in the United States. Headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri, VFW currently has 1.5 million members belonging to 7,644 posts, and is the largest American organization of combat veterans.

Members must be a US citizen or national with an honorable discharge from the US Armed Forces or currently serving in the United States, Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force or Coast Guard. Membership also requires military service overseas during an operation or conflict and decoration with an Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, a campaign medal or ribbon. A Leave and Earnings Statement showing receipt of Hostile Fire or Imminent Danger Pay is also acceptable proof for membership eligibility.

Visit the Veterans of Foreign Wars web page at https://www.vfw.org/ or Texas VFW at www.texasvfw.org.

The American Legion is a social and mutual-aid veterans' organization including members of the United States armed forces. The organization was founded in 1919 by veterans returning from Europe after World War I, and was later chartered as an official American patriotic society under Title 36 of the United States Code. The organization is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, and also has offices in Washington, DC. The group has nearly 3 million members in over 14,000 Posts worldwide.

In addition to organizing commemorative events and volunteer veteran support activities, the American Legion is active in issue oriented U.S. politics. Its primary political activity is lobbying on behalf of the interests of veterans and service members, including support for veterans' benefits such as pensions and the Veterans Affairs hospital system. The Legion has also been involved as a conservative voice in more general political and cultural issues.

Visit the American Legion web page at http://www.legion.org/ or on Face Book http://www.facebook.com/the.american.legion

Local VFW Posts

VFW Post 8913
1434 N Interstate 35 E
Lancaster, TX 75134

VFW Post 6796
9179 Garland Rd.
Dallas, TX 75218

Post 3359 Vickery Post
11421 Chairman Dr
Dallas, TX 75243-8501
United States
Phone: (214) 348-3359

American Legion Post 60
3221 Howell St
Arlington, TX 76010-1420

Post 7471 Love Field Memorial Post
7111 Mohawk Dr
Dallas, TX 75235-4331
United States (Directions)
Phone: (214) 350-8687

Post 4477 Grand Prairie Memorial Post
300 S Smith St
Dallas, TX 75211
United States (Directions)
Phone: (214) 339-5800

Post 3894 Wolter-Ashley Memorial Post
1405 S. Hwy I35E
Waxahachie, TX 75165-1405
United States (Directions)
Phone: (972) 617-9652
http://vfwpost3894.org/

Post 7106 Jack Lummus Memorial Post
3100 N Interstate Highway 45
Ennis, TX 75119
United States (Directions)
Phone: (972) 875-8576

Post 3359 Vickery Post
11421 Chairman Dr
Dallas, TX 75243-8501
United States
Phone: (214) 348-3359

Post 2494 Irving Post
3375 North Beltline Road
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
United States (Directions)
Phone: (972) 790-1611

Post 5076 Garland Memorial Post
2180 Meridian Way
Garland, TX 75040-5452
United States (Directions)
Phone: (972) 278-2858
Website

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