AMVETS Post 188
AMVETS Post 188 meets the second Tuesday of each month at VFW Post 3404 at 6PM.
To be eligible for membership in AMVETS, you must have served in the U.S. Armed Forces, including the National Guard and Reserves, anytime after Sept. 15, 1940. Additionally, unless still serving, your discharge must have been under honorable conditions. If you served as an American citizen in the armed forces of an allied nation, under honorable conditions, between Sept. 15, 1940 and May 8, 1975, you are also eligible, as are wartime members of the Merchant Marine. Proof of eligibility can take the form of a DD-214, an honorable discharge certificate, or other appropriate document.
Veterans Open House
“Open House for Area Veterans”
Inviting all area Veterans to tour our Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3404 facility at 1136 E. Atlantic St. Springfield, Missouri 417-865-6929 This facility is also home to: Marine Corps League Detachment #993 Fleet Reserve Association Branch #316 American Veterans (AMVETS) Post #188 Honorable Discharge or still in uniform, you are eligible to join one or more of these great Veteran Organizations. Come out and tour the Post Sunday April 27, 2014 from Noon to 6:00 p.m.
Note: Recruitment is ongoing. See any post member or visit AMVETS.org to join Post 188.
AMVETS Post 188 continues to collect Deployed Service Member Care Package items. Please bring your donations to the Post meetings.
Support Red Shirt Friday by simply wearing a red shirt every Friday to show your support for all of our deployed troops. Every week, AMVETS Post 188 posts a new graphic to our Post Facebook page, similar to the one below. Be sure to "like" our page and share the graphic to show your support.