Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary Post 1638



Schmitt - Manecke - Donner VFW Post 1638 Auxiliary Chartered 1943

Established 1914, members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States Auxiliary set out to serve the veterans of this country and our communities in honor of the sacrifices and commitment of every man and woman who has served in uniform. The VFW Auxiliary is one of the nation’s oldest veterans’ service organizations and our members are the relatives of those who have served in overseas combat. We have nearly 470,000 members in more than 4,000 Auxiliaries nationwide who volunteer millions of hours and fundraise millions of dollars for charitable projects that benefit veterans, military service personnel and their families.

Auxiliary VFW Members are...
Husbands/Wives, Widowers/Widows, Fathers/Mothers
Grandfathers/Grandmothers, Sons/Daughters
Grandsons/Granddaughters, Brothers/Sisters,
of persons who were or are eligible for membership in the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States. Members must be citizens of the United States and at least 16 years old.

Those eligible for membership in the VFW are those that have received a campaign medal for overseas service; have served 30 consecutive or 60 nonconsecutive days in Korea; or have ever received hostile fire or imminent danger pay.



Upcoming Events

Jun 06 2017

VFW 1638 Auxiliary June Meeting

Jun. 6th at 06:50 PM - Jun. 6th at 08:00 PM

VFW 1638 Auxiliary June Meeting

VFW Post 1638
205 North Cleveland Merrill WI 54452
Jun. 6th
From 06:50 PM - 08:00 PM

If you have a family member that served the United State of America please consider a membership into the Auxiliary for Post 1638.  Help us serve those who have served us!

May 22 2017

Honor Flight #28

May. 22nd at 07:30 PM - May. 22nd at 11:00 PM

Honor Flight #28

Merrill WI 54452
205 North Cleveland Merrill WI 54452
May. 22nd
From 07:30 PM - 11:00 PM


Please meet at Post 1638 and we will carpool down to Central Wisconsin Airport to welcome home Honor Flight #28.  We hope you will join us in giving these veterans the Welcome Home they deserve.


May 17 2017

Auxiliary Officer Installation

May. 17th at 07:00 PM - May. 17th at 08:00 PM

Auxiliary Officer Installation

The Sawmill Brewing Company
May. 17th
From 07:00 PM - 08:00 PM

2017-2018 Auxiliary to Post 1638 Officer Installation - May 17th 7:00 pm The Sawmill Brewing Company after Brats for Vets.


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