NEWS

Congress salutes Marine veteran, the last WW2 Medal of Honor recipient

Congress is giving its ultimate final salute Thursday to Hershel W. “Woody” Williams, a hero of the battle for Iwo Jima who was the last remaining Medal of Honor recipient from World War II.


Toxic exposure bill nears finish line with House approval

The House on Wednesday approved a significant expansion of health care and disability benefits for millions of veterans who were exposed to toxic burn pits while serving in Iraq and Afghanistan.


2024 New York State Legislative Priorities

Department Legislative Chairman Ann Marie Hogancamp has compiled the list of priorities this legislative year.


Annual State Commander's Golf Tournament

The Department of New York, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States is pleased to announce the annual State Commander's "Save our Veterans" golf tournament.


April — Month of the Military Child

Once again, the New York State Department of Veterans’ Services has a fantastic slate of activities and events in store for children of Military Families and Veteran Families


Announcing the Winners!

State Commander Daniel Kell has announce this year's winners of the Department of New York's 2023-2024 Stop-22 Walk-a-thon.


Update to Ordering Buddy Poppies

The VFW store has made a change in ordering Buddy Poppies in an effort to streamline the ordering and the processing of the Buddy Poppy orders. There is also a new Buddy Poppy that can be ordered.


Camp Lejeune Justice Act

There is a new voluntary process called the "Elective Option" to help veterans resolve qualifying claims


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