POST 3272

WELCOME TO VFW POST 3272

Teamwork ~ Leadership ~ Commitment

VFW Post 3272 was named after Gildo T Consolini

 

On 13 July 1943, Avon lost on a obscure island in the South Pacific its first native son in WWII.

Gildo T Consolini was buried alongside many other boys from the 43rd Division in a military cemetery on New Georgia Island. 


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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.

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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.

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June 2018 Newsletter

Memorial Day Poppy Drive New Officers Chaplains Corner News from the Web POW / MIA

April 2018 Newsletter

Opioid Crisis Presentation Commanders Remakes Major General Le Minh Dao, ARVN

Statewide News

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The Connecticut State Museum of Natural History at UConn

The Connecticut State Museum of Natural History at UConn will conduct a free Archaeology Field School for Veterans and Active Duty Military Personnel

No One Knows how I Feel

Luster & McCoy - No One Knows How I Feel (Patriotic Tribute) aka "You Are Not Alone"

National News

Important info from National VFW

Veterans’ Organizations Establish Veteran’s Creed

WASHINGTON — Eleven major veterans’ organizations have announced the development and adoption of a Veteran’s Cr...

Unmet Needs Keeps Veteran Out of ‘the Rabbit Hole’

Nick Guerrero was behind on utility bills — the electric company shut off power — and car payments until the VFW stepped in to help.

Guerrer...

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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."

As a Charter Member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States, we, the officers and members of Gildo T. Consolini Post 3272, do fully support and subscribe to the Congressional Charter of the VFW stating the purposes of this organization as fraternal, patriotic, historical, charitable and educational and are: 

1. to preserve and strengthen comradeship among its members;

2. to assist worthy comrades;

3. to perpetuate the memory and history of our dead and  to assist their widows and     orphans;  

4. to maintain true allegiance to the Government of the United States of America and fidelity to its Constitution and Laws; 

5. to foster true patriotism;

6. to maintain and extend the institutions of American Freedom;

7. to preserve and defend the United States from all enemies.