National has recently announced the Triple Crown achievers for the 2020-21 Term. Congratulations go out to the following DPA Comrades: Kenneth A. Stein – Post 12146 Thailand and Rhett O. Webber – Post 9892 Philippines. This honor goes to Comrades who were All American Commanders for the Post, District, and Department levels. In Comradeship and Service, Kevin E. Mitchell Commander Department of Pacific Areas "EVERY Veteran is a HERO" "Remembering our great Vietnam Veterans Past and Present"
U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.), a member of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) on Thursday led a bipartisan letter calling on U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken to support COVID-19 vaccination efforts for the nine million Americans living abroad. For those who wish to register for the COVID-19 vaccine, here is the Chiang Mai Provincial registration site.
On February 4, 2021 Rep. Lloyd Smucker (PA) introduced H.R. 845, the VA Billing Accountability Act. The bill would authorize the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to waive veterans’ co-payment requirements for medications, hospital, outpatient or nursing care when the VA has committed a billing error that delayed co-payment notification to the veteran for more than 180 days (18 months for a non-VA facility) after the date on which the veteran received the care.
Provide a dues stipend to individuals to join our Post. ($30, maximum of 6 individuals) Provide a stipend to members wishing to upgrade to LIFE or LEGACY. ($50, maximum of 4 members) Contact Our Quartermaster at quartermaster12074 (at sign) gmail.com
VFW POST 12074 Has adopted Scout Troop 731. This adoption will assist in forging a close-knit cooperation between our organizations. Some of the VFW earliest ties to the community involve youth groups and perhaps none are stronger or more lasting than the relationship between the VFW and America's scouting organizations. In fact, our partnership with the Boy Scouts of America dates back to 1915 when VFW Post 2100 helped to establish Troop 1 in Everett, Washington.
For those that know somebody who needs help: don’t sit by. Everybody has the power to make one small action that can change somebody else’s life, and in a time with so much uncertainty and fear in the world, we should all aim for that. So here are five small things you can do today to help somebody in your life who may be struggling.
The FY 2021 NDAA includes provisions to add three new diseases—bladder cancer, hypothyroidism and Parkinsonism to the Agent Orange presumptive disease list. We urge veterans to file a claim as soon as possible if they have one of the three newly added diseases.
IN COMMUNITIES ALL OVER THE WORLD, IN EVERY WAY IMAGINABLE, VETERANS ARE STILL SERVING. All Members are encouraged to become involved with our Post's Community Outreach, Ceremonies and Events. Families are always welcomed to become involved.
The POW/MIA flag is displayed at selected federal facilities on six designated days: Armed Forces Day, Memorial Day, Flag Day, Independence Day, National POW/MIA Recognition Day and Veterans Day. National POW/MIA Recognition Day was established in 1979. There is an annual Presidential proclamation commemorating the third Friday in September as National POW/MIA Recognition Day.
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Would you like your business to be viewed every day by 100s of potential customers across Thailand? If so, help support our Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States Post 12074 website. Donate $100 (or ฿3,000), and we will post your logo on our homepage for one year. When your potential customers click on your logo, they are directed to a dedicated page on our website that you control. You control the message on your dedicated page. You can post news relevant to your business and create links to your homepage, Facebook page, or other links to promote your business. Contact our Quartermaster at: quartermaster 12074 (at sign) gmail.com
As yesterday's defenders of freedom, we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group. Our common bond is the battlefield, whether it is service while currently on Active Duty or any Veteran who has deployed to Iraq, Afghanistan, The Gulf War, Vietnam, Korea, the war on terrorism or peace-keeping expeditionary campaigns or one of the many Operations where hazardous duty pay, or a campaign medal was awarded. Your courage and sacrifice have made a difference in preserving and defending world peace.
Our VFW Post 12074 has made ALL AMERICAN status again this year. CLICK HERE
Change of Date & Location for August's meeting.3 July 1000-1200 hoursLocation: Chiang Mai Smokehouse.
o DPA CofA will be conducted on 3-5 December in Olongapo, Philippines.
o Gather all personal information together in case of incapacitation or death. Don't make your situation any more stressful than it will be for your survivor. I've attached the "What My Family Should Know" form to make the collection of your personal information easier. To download Click Here.
o Due to the ongoing pandemic, the annual mailing of reporting forms SSA-7162 and SSA-7161 has been suspended. At this time, no further action is needed and you will continue to receive benefit payments.
...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 devotion—that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain—that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom—and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth. - President Abraham Lincoln
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - On behalf of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, I would like to take the opportunity to publicly thank Dr. Richard Stone for the outs...
Our Mission: To foster camaraderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts. To serve our veterans, the military and our communities. To advocate on behalf of all veterans.
"That the purpose of this Corporation shall be fraternal, patriotic, historical, charitable, and educational: to preserve and strengthen comradeship among its members; to assist worthy comrades; to perpetuate the memory and history of our dead; and to assist their surviving spouses and orphans; to maintain true allegiance to the Government of the United States of America, and fidelity to its Constitution and laws; to foster true patriotism; to maintain and extend the institutions of American freedom, and to preserve and defend the United States from all her enemies."