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“We honor the dead by helping the living”
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.  Our common bond is the battlefield, whether it is service in the Persian Gulf, Korea, Kosovo, Vietnam, the war on terrorism or peace-keeping expeditionary campaigns. Your courage and sacrifice have made a difference in preserving and defending world peace.
 

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WHAT’S HAPPENING at the VFW Post 7400
Memorial Day Prep
0900 on Wednesday May 25, 2022
Cross preparation and loading.
 Friday May 27, 2022
O700 Friday join in at the Clarkdale, Cottonwood and Jerome Cemeteries for cross placement. See or Call Commander Gorman for times in Sedona.
Memorial Day Ceremony ,30 May, 2022
0830 post representatives will meet and load the chairs and presentation items then setup in Valley View Cemetery.
11:00am, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7400 will be conducting the annual event honoring our fallen comrades. This year, the service will be held at Clarkdale’s Valley View Cemetery, in the Veteran section at the south end of the cemetery. Clarkdale Mayor Robyn Prud’homme-Bauer will be guest speaker.
Some seating, shade and water will be provided, or you can bring your own. The ceremony should last about 30-45 minutes. Parents are encouraged to bring their children.
Following the ceremony we will conduct the Newly Elected Officers installation for the Post and Auxiliary. Immediately followed by a Pot Luck at the VFW. Post will provide hamburgers, baked beans and potatoes salad. The Auxiliary could bring Chips, Watermelon, and other snack items.
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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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National News

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OUR MISSION

VFW Post 7400 located in Cottonwood, AZ Community of the Verde Valley, is a nonprofit organization dedicated to US military veterans and our community.
 
Our mission is to support those who have sacrificed so much for this country, US military veterans, those currently serving in our Armed Forces, and their families. We do this through community service, a commitment to national security and a strong national defense.
 
Providing final military honors to all fallen veterans and providing Color/Honor Guard units for all local activities and celebrations. 
 
Providing Service Officers to assist returning veterans and former veterans and their spouses, widows, children and orphans in obtaining those benefits they are entitled to from the Veterans Administration.

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