Fir Lane Memorial Park
In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below.-John McCrae
Coming home doesn't mean the battle is over. With over 10 times the amount of veterans lost to suicide than to combat operations in the same time period, there has never been a more important time to TAKE A STAND and DO something to support our veterans!! If you or someone you know is suffering from PTSD, we have people that have shared a similar experience and are ready to help.
VFW Post 9079 and Auxiliary Members Our Next Regular Business Meeting of the Spanaway, Art Drexler VFW Post 9079 will be held Tuesday, March 8, at 7:00pm.The monthly meeting location now is Spanaway Lutheran Church at 16001 A St. South; Spanaway, WA 98387. There is plenty of parking and social distancing room. Comradeship gathering begins at 6 p.m. and the main meeting starts promptly at 7 p.m.For those unable to attend in person we have access to Zoom. Address and access information normally is posted or sent to the membership via email.
...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.
We few, we happy few, we band of brothers. For he today that sheds his blood with me shall be my brother. - William Shakespeare
Patriotism consists not in waving the flag, but in striving that our country shall be righteous as well as strong.
On the battlefield, the military pledges to leave no soldier behind. As a Nation, let it be our pledge that when they return home, we leave no veteran behind.