The riders placed approximately 1,200 flags at Quantico National Cemetery for Memorial Day.
One of our own, Mr. Hal Roesch (center with his wife Beth) is now the VFW National Junior Vice Commander. The VFW Riders of Virginia surprised him with a sign that will hang above the door of his home post, VFW Post 3219 – Phoebus Craigs-Mc Cue Posts in Hampton Virginia.
Langley Speedway VFW Day at the Races.
VFW Riders of Virginia Donating $15,001.00 to the Howard Vander Clute Memorial Ride in Kansas City during the VFW National Convention. The fund is used to help Veterans and their families. The ride is named after Past VFW National Commander (1979-80) Howard E. Vander Clute Jr.
VFW Riders of Virginia as well as some Post 1177 Riders had the honor of laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown on July 7th.
Too many of our brothers and sisters are taking their own lives. The Defense Suicide Prevention Office website has a lot of information for both veterans in need and their families. Take a few minutes and check out their site.
Confidential Help for Servicemembers and Their Families Text to 838255 or call 1-800-273-8255 and press 1 This service is for active duty, guard, reserve and veterans alike.
Big Thank you to Mission BBQ for donating the food for our 2018 Poker Run.
Riders paid a visit to one of our own, Bob Perkins this Memorial Day weekend, 2018 at Quantico National Cemetery. We paid him the respect he deserves. Bob, you are missed amongst our ranks.