Member of Post 2913 gathered together with recruiters from around Suffolk County, and members of the American Legion and Community to say a sad farewell to SGT Jonathan Collins, who was killed in a car crash on his way home from Alive After Five doing a recruiting event. SGT Collins has touched so many peopleContinue reading “Memorial for SGT Collins”
Veterans from around Suffolk and Nassau County joined together to present their works at the Annual Arts on Terry Street Arts Fair, curated by Commander Dave Rogers. Participating Artists include: Chuck Ferreira, Mike Babulak, Joe Acerino, Pat Lynch, and Neil Leinwhol.
The push goes on in an attempt to build the Worlds Largest Pyramid of Scott’s TP during the July 19th Alive After Five. Thanks to the efforts of Meat Farms on 112, we were able to get customers who were shopping to donate another 1700 rolls of TP for the event.
Members of VFW Post 2913, American Legion Post 269, and AMVets Post 111 attended the photo for the 125th Anniversary for Patchogue.
On June 2nd, VFW Post 2913 gathered with County Legislator Rob Calarco, members of the Swan Lake Civic Association, American Legion Post 269 and Vietnam Veterans, to re-dedicate the Vietnam Stone at Swan Lake, thanks to the hard work and dedication of member and Guard for the Post Peter Palamidis. Peter saw that the stoneContinue reading “Vietnam Stone at Swan Lake”
VFW Post 2913 was pleased to be included as a backdrop for part of an upcoming film “Polybius” which is being filmed for entrance in the Sundance Film Festival.
Memorial Day is one of those days that the VFW does a lot in a short time, because we have so many to honor in just one day. Members of the Post and the Auxiliary gather together on this day to pay our respects to those that gave so much. VFW Post 2913 started it’sContinue reading “Memorial Day 2018”
By: Dave Rogers Though generations apart, veterans of the Vietnam War and current wars share many things in common when it comes to life after service, like communities that don’t honor them as much as they should, a failing healthcare system, and a struggle to make ends meet. Don’t get me wrong, some things haveContinue reading “Vietnam Revisited”
Members of VFW Post 2913, along with the American Legion Post 269 and AMVets Post 111 marched in the Patchogue St. Patrick’s Day Parade.