Meet Our Commanders

Howard Minton
2013-15Howard Minton 2013-15

Commander Elect

Howard Minton

2013-15,

2017-18

 

Marty Rivera
2016-17Marty Rivera 2016-17

Marty Rivera

2016-17

Jack Easter
2015-16Jack Easter 2015-16 

Jack Easter

2015-16

Howard Minton
2013-15Howard Minton 2013-15

Howard Minton

2013-15

Donald Trausneck

2011-12

Oscar Hall
2006-09Oscar Hall 2006-09

Oscar Hall

2006-09

Wayne Henderson and the Virginia Luthiers picking the night away  at the VFW on Saturday night  March 11, 2017

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Sarah& Savanah      The Church Sisters

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Veterans of Foreign Wars Grover King Post 1115

Labor Day Gun Show/ 

 

 The Labor day Gun Show and Flea Market is our biggest event of the year. So be in Hillsville September 1st - the 4th.                  read more

Bingo Mondays

 

 Patricia Mejia won our first progressive game on April 24th. She won $1800 in 39 numbers.

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Memorial Day Flea Mkt.

 

 This is the second year we will be having a Memorial Day Gun show with our flea market. This year it will be sponsored by Silver Leaf Action, and Gardner Pawn in Hillsville continued

    VFW leader sets sights on sequestration

VFW Post 1115 members and auxiliary members joined representatives from posts in Mount Airy and Pulaski at an informal reception on April 12 with top VFW officials to share concerns and topics of interest. Senior Vice Commander-In-Chief Keith Harman was the featured speaker                         read more

 

 

 

Jackson Law Group wins landmark case against VA

 

A Wytheville law firm has won a landmark court case against the Department of Veterans Affairs in Roanoke. The Jackson Law Group won more than $793,000 on behalf of the estate of William Lovell, of Max Meadows, due to medical malpractice that stemmed from a routine surgery. Lovell was a Vietnam veteran whose helicopter was shot down three times while serving our country in the line of duty; he survived each time. But when he went in for gallbladder surgery on January 30, 2012, his life would change in ways he and his family never expected.                                            read more

 

 

Local veteran seeks to rename

U.S. Highway 52

World War II Anzio Beachhead veteran Clyde Easter is dusting off his desk, rolling up his sleeves and going to bat again on behalf of fellow veterans. He is literally picking up where he left off on efforts to have U.S. Highway 52 named “Veterans Memorial Highway.”

Easter, a Carroll native, served with the Third Infantry Division in Europe.

He was wounded twice on the Anzio Beachhead and is a recipient of The Purple Heart and an Oak Leaf Cluster.

He previously worked with the United States Post Office to produce stamps

honoring the Purple Heart and Audie Murphy as well as the District of Columbia Monuments Commission in the building of the World War II Memorial. He is a life member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1115.                        

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Officers visit highlights new VFW Mental Wellness Program

A new State Veterans of Foreign Wars program is sounding a call for veterans to “have each other’s backs” in a different way. The “all hands on deck” effort is in response to a national crisis of more than 20 veterans committing suicide daily.Dovetailing with this effort is a call to reach out to more veterans to strengthen VFW advocacy efforts. Hillsville Post 1115 was the next-to-last stop last Thursday for State and District 9 officers who are getting the word out on the efforts.

“This is the VFW Mental Wellness Campaign.                       read more

 

 

   

   

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