Before Memorial Day in 1922, the VFW conducted the first poppy distribution,
becoming the first veterans' organization to organize a nationwide
distribution. The poppy soon was adopted as the official memorial flower
of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States, as it remains
Today, our Buddy Poppies are still assembled by disabled and needy veterans in VA Hospitals.
Please congratulate Ron MacGregor on being elected to the post Junior Vice Commander. Welcome aboard
...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.