Happy New Year to the Men & Women of our Armed Forces far & wide may the coming year bring you home safe to your family,friends, and the Thanks of a Grateful Nation!
St.Gilbert's Patriot's Pen 2017 Winners with Teacher of the Year, Kristine Buckley
St Gilbert's Kristine Buckley, Teacher of the Year
VFW Members, Spouses, and Legion Members provided ice cream sundaes, cup cakes, cookies and fruit for patients
Grayslake North HS "Slam Funk" played "MoTown" for Vets at Christmas Party
Terry Snelling, age 34, of Gravette, Ark., was awarded a VFW Unmet Needs grant for his mortgage payment after a devastating medical condition threa...
...we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group.
WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, Persian Gulf War, Kosovo, War in Afghanistan, War in Iraq, War on Global Terror and other Peace-Keeping Expeditionary Campaigns throughout the globe.
"That from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotionâ€”that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vainâ€”that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedomâ€”and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth. - President Abraham Lincoln "
"You were not alone over there. You are not alone now. There are 20 million veterans who would give their lives for you. Please don't take yours. "