OSCAR & JOHN SOBERG VFW POST 210

Service Before Self

WELCOME TO OSCAR & JOHN SOBERG VFW POST 210

Teamwork ~ Leadership ~ Commitment
100th ANNIVERSARY PAN-O-PROG VETERAN EVENT SCHEDULE CAN BE FOUND HERE http://lakevilleveterans.com
 
We need many volunteers to support our Vietnam Memorial Wall initiative and are looking for support from the community:  Please click this link and sign up for a a shift or two: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0a45a5aa2fa5f49-event1

Our Post meetings are held at the Heritage Center in Lakeville, MN. We received our Charter in 1919 and are named in honor of Oscar and John Soberg.  Oscar and John were local brothers who sacrificed their lives during WWI. 
 
2019-2020 VOD Theme:

The 2019-20 theme is: 
What Makes America Great

Follow this link for the details -  https://www.vfw.org/community/youth-and-education/youth-scholarships

Patriots Pen Theme:

The 2019-20 theme is: 
What Makes America Great

Follow this link for the details -  https://www.vfw.org/community/youth-and-education/youth-scholarships

We host an Auxiliary Charter,  Honor Guard and the Post 210 Ramp Construction Team.

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Announcements

Next Post Meeting April 1st at 7pm  Lakeville Heritage Center.  
Social hour at 8:45 at Lakeville Brewing Company (Former Post Home)
 

OUR MISSION

"That the purpose of this Corporation shall be fraternal, patriotic, historical, charitable, and educational: to preserve and strengthen comradeship among its members; to assist worthy comrades; to perpetuate the memory and history of our dead; and to assist their widows and orphans; to maintain true allegiance to the Government of the United States of America, and fidelity to its Constitution and laws; to foster true patriotism; to maintain and extend the institutions of American freedom, and to preserve and defend the United States from all her enemies."

Post News

Important Info for Post210 Members

Successful Poppy Drive

Most successful poppy drive in our long history!

Mission-minded military hero to lead Pan-O-Prog parade

Terry Branham knew the helicopter he was piloting was going down in enemy territory.Terry Branham knew the helicopter he was piloting was going down in enemy territory. Leading six choppers into Cambodia during the Vietnam War at 21 years old, Branham’s Cobra attack helicopter had been struck in a barrage of ground-to-air gunfire as his unit targeted the enemy armed with .50 caliber machine guns.

District News

Important Info for District 2 Members

Major changes for Post 295

VFW Post 295 Gallagher - Hansen South St. Paul has sold their building

Brand New District Website

MN 2nd District has invested in a new website to help ensure members are informed of all the key events

National News

Important info from National VFW

VFW Urges President to Quickly Sign Blue Water Navy Act

WASHINGTON - The national commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States is urging President Trump to quickly sign...

UNTUCKit and NASCAR's Chase Elliott Team Up to Benefit VFW

NEW YORK - UNTUCKit, one of the fastest-growing retail brands in the United States, announced today the launch of the Chase Elliot...

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Membership

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As yesterday's defenders of freedom...

 ...we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group.

WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, Persian Gulf War, Kosovo, War in Afghanistan, War in Iraq, War on Global Terror and other Peace-Keeping Expeditionary Campaigns throughout the globe.

Assistance & Benefits

Assistance & Benefits

The Veterans of Foreign Wars is dedicated

 to supporting those who sacrifice so much for this country, veterans, service members in the US Armed Forces, and their families and continues to be a voice for returning and currently deployed service members and their families.