Sunday, July 26, was the anniversary of the DoD being created in 1947; the U.S. Army was desegregated in 1944; and the anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act Day in 1990. Yesterday, July 27, was the anniversary of the Korean War Armistice (1953)....Read More
The theme for this year’s State Fair is “Sew it, Grow it, Show it!” And South Dakota can be proud that we have grown some of the greatest heroes in the country!!!!! Thursday, September 3, at Veterans Day at the State Fair is a great opportunity to honor all the HEROES we have...Read More
Gulf War (August 2, 1990 to present), includes Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm Gulf War Veterans may have been exposed to a variety of environmental and chemical hazards that carried potential health risks. Join the Gulf War Registry and the Airborne Hazards and Open...Read More
Two open houses in the new Women’s Health Clinic. August 18 – 3:30-6:30 PM exclusively for women Veterans. and August 26 – 3:30 – 6:30 PM for the public with a ribbon cutting. You are invited to meet the staff and tour the clinic. Margaret Devick, MD and Lindsey Mayer,...Read More
VFW 628 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.
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.
Ensure that veterans are respected for their service, always receive their earned entitlements, and are recognized for the sacrifices they and their loved ones have made on behalf of this great country.
Always put the interests of our members first. Treat donors as partners in our cause. Promote patriotism. Honor military service. Ensure the care of veterans and their families. Serve our communities. Promote a positive image of the VFW. Respect the diversity of veteran opinions