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VFW Post 4345 relocates to FOE 4027


Memorial Day Observance - 2022

Memorial Day – the unofficial start of summer. March winds and April Showers are hopefully over and May flowers are in Bloom everywhere. It’s time for barbeques, swimming pools, and warmer weather, but more importantly, Memorial Day is time for remembering those who have passed on whether through an actual combat death or from the rigors of life in general.


Latham Memorial Park - Dedication

Latham Memorial Family Park Dedication May 30, 2022 Starting Time: 12:45PM (North Oak Street/N Hwy 87 – across street from First Christian Church) Ribbon cutting for the Park will be at 1:00PM followed by the unveiling of the Wall, presentation of the Colors by the Color Guard, singing of the National Anthem, the Pledge of Allegiance, a Prayer, bagpipe playing of Amazing Grace, the Laying of Wreath and bell ringing, a thank you, Taps, Volley salute and a flyover. The event should end at approximately 2:15PM.


Post 4345 Donates POW/MIA Flag to California City Hall

VFW Post 4345 presented a POW/MIA to Mayor Rich Green (California, MO) to be flown outside of California's City Hall.


Post 4345 Makes Monetary Donation to the Moniteau County Veterans Memorial

VFW Post 4345 donated $15,000 to California Progress, Inc. (CPI) for the new Moniteau County Veterans Memorial.


Memorial Day Observance - 2021

Memorial Day – the unofficial start of summer. March winds and April Showers are hopefully over and May flowers are in Bloom everywhere. It’s time for barbeques, swimming pools, and warmer weather, but more importantly, Memorial Day is time for remembering those who have passed on whether through an actual combat death or from the rigors of life in general.


National POW/MIA Recognition Day - 2020

VFW Post 4345 and American Legion Post 304 conducted a National POW/MIA Recognition Day ceremony


Post 4345 Hosts District Meeting - 8/22/20

VFW Post 4345 was pleased to host the Department of Missouri District 2 meeting on August 22, 2020 with 30 comrades in attendance.


National POW/MIA Recognition Day - 2019

VFW Post 4345 presented a POW/MIA flag and held a National POW/MIA Recognition Day ceremony at Vp Plumbing in California, MO on September 20, 2019.


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It's National VFW Day!


VFW Asks for Deeper Dive on Veteran Suicide


Happy Birthday US Air Force!


Wounded Warrior Project Awards Grant to VFW Pre-Discharge Claims Services


Until They are All Accounted For


Unidos: VFW Commemorates National Hispanic Heritage Month Observance


Where Were You on 9/11?


VFW Action Alert: Eliminate Unjust Offset for Chapter 61 Retirees


VFW Youth Contest Prizes Grow as Deadline Approaches


Peace in the Pacific: Remembering V-J Day


Leaving Afghanistan - One Year Later


VFW Foundation Names New Executive Director


VFW Announces Service Officer Accreditation Training Scholarship


More Than 170 Veterans Receive VFW, Sport Clips Scholarships


VFW's Campaign to Highlight Members Wins International Honor


Applications Open for 2023 VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship


VFW Celebrates as Landmark PACT Act is Signed into Law


VFW Remembers Thomas J. Tradewell


Happy Birthday US Coast Guard!


VFW Commemorates Hard Fought Win as Senate Finally Passes 'PACT Act'


VFW Action Alert: Demand the PACT Act Passes!


VFW Expresses Outrage Over Senators Failing to Advance PACT Act


We Remember: Commemorating the End of the 'Forgotten War'


VFW Elects First Iraq War Veteran to Lead Organization


Texas Veteran Becomes New VFW National Adjutant General


VFW, Humana Food Insecurity Campaign Raises 1 Million Meals


VFW Action Alert: No More Delays, Pass the PACT Act Now!


Past National Commander Clifford G. Olson Jr. Passes at 89


Post Members Find Support While Working as a Team


The VFW National Convention Returns to Kansas City


Kansas City Barbeque Society Joins with the VFW to Spread Patriotism and Love of Barbeque as America's Cuisine


VFW Action Alert: Include the Major Star Act in the FY23 NDAA


All In the Same Boat


Veterans Organizations Comment on Halt to VA's Asset and Infrastructure Review Process


VFW Remembers Woody Williams


VFW and EagleRider Deliver Discounts to Members


VFW 2022 Voice of Democracy Winners Attend Spirit of America Youth Leadership Program at Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge


Louisiana Post Receives 2022 National Community Service Award


VFW Celebrates Victory for Veterans as 'PACT Act' Passes in Senate


VFW Members Gain Access to TruHearing's Network and Savings


Happy Birthday Army ... and to the Standard You Bear!


VFW Remembers D-Day


VFW Salutes LGBTQ+ Military Service to the Nation


The Cost of War


Ace Hardware Honors Fallen Heroes With 1 Million American Flags


Idaho Teacher Named 2022 VFW Teacher of the Year


VFW Commemorates Armed Forces Day


VFW Applauds Navy for Decision to Name Future Ship After Hero


VFW Mourns the Passing of Allen 'Gunner' Kent


VFW Commends Senate for Reaching Deal on PACT Act