Friday November 18, 2022 at the Waterview. This year honoring the U.S. Marine Corps. Keynote speaker is Robin Montgomery, U.S. Marine veteran, Navy Cross recipient and retired Chief of Police.
The Jason D. Lewis Brookfield Memorial Post 10201 was named an All-American Post at the 123rd National VFW Convention.
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.
"I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country." Nathan Hale November 11, 2022
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. We are the Dead. Short days ago We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow, Loved and were loved and now we lie In Flanders fields. Take up our quarrel with the foe: To you, from failing hands we throw The torch; be yours to hold it high. If ye break faith with us who die We shall not sleep, though poppies grow, In Flanders fields-by John McCrae
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On December 13, 2018, the Brookfield Memorial Post No. 10201, was officially renamed the Jason D. Lewis Brookfield Memorial Post No. 10201.
On August 16, 2020, the VFW Auxiliary to Jason D. Lewis Brookfield Memorial Post No. 10201 was instituted.
...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
The willingness of America's veterans to sacrifice for our country has earned them our lasting gratitude.
WASHINGTON - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is today announcing an agreement in which it is entrusting the experienced environ...