The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) mission is To foster camaraderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts. To serve our veterans, the military and our communities. To advocate on behalf of all veterans.
There are three qualifiers for membership in the VFW, as set out in our By-Laws. An individual must meet all three in order to become a member. They are as follows:
1: Citizenship – must be a U.S. citizen or U.S. National.
2: Honorable Service – must have served in the Armed Forces of the United States and either received a discharge of Honorable or General (Under Honorable Conditions) or be currently
3: Service in a war, campaign, or expedition on foreign soil or in hostile waters*. This can be proven by any of the following:
- An authorized campaign medal (see a full list of qualifying medals and badges)
- Receipt of Hostile Fire Pay or Imminent Danger Pay (verified by a military pay statement)
- Service in Korea for 30 consecutive or 60 non-consecutive days
*This information is usually available through a veteran’s DD-214. If other information is needed or if a veteran’s DD-214 is not complete, they can contact the National Personnel Records Center online or at 314-801-0800 to request more information.
We meet at Provident Bank in Menifee, CA every 2nd Saturday of the month from 10 am-11:30 am. Luncheon to be served after the meeting by the Post Auxiliary at the Sun City Civic Center
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Menifee VFW Post 1956 is actively recruiting military veterans to join our membership
27010 Sun City Blvd, Sun City, California 92586, United States
Meets every 2nd Saturday of the Month
VFW Post 1956 Monthly Newsletter / Flyers
STATER BROS. Donates to VFW Post 1956 Commander, Michael Cano Menifee VFW Post 1956