His military career includes piloting the C-130 Hercules in Vietnam, the Paciﬁc, in the U.S. and in and Europe. He also piloted the Sabreliner, training young pilots and transporting dignitaries. During his Air Force career, he served at numerous higher headquarters assignments including the 12th Air Force, the Military Airlift Command, and the Oﬃce of the Joint Chiefs of Staﬀ at the Pentagon. He retired at the rank of full Colonel after serving as the Deputy Chairman of Air War College.
Peyton is married to Jeanenne, and resides in Katy, Texas. They have two sons and three grandchildren.
Thanks to all who came out to our annual 4th of July BBQ & Auction! We had a huge turnout, including a visit form the Mayor of Katy, Fabol Hughes. Our guest speaker, Rep. Mike Schofield, made an incredible speech and reinforced the American values that our forefathers put forth in the Constitution.
We would also like to thank our sponsors whose donations made our auction a success!
Welcome to Floyd E. Breedlove VFW Post and Auxiliary
Our Commander has made arrangements with Journey Church to hold our meetings. Journey Church is located at 541 Pin Oak Rd, Katy, TX. We want to acknowledge and thank the church for allowing us the use of their home, for meetings, while we recover from the loss of our home. Normally our meetings are held on the 1st Monday of the month. Visit Journey Church here.
The signed Katy High School Commemorative football sold for $1,100!!
Post 9182 was asked to perform the Flag Raising at the Katy City Hall Dedication. With a short rehearsal, members of the Honor Guard were able to perform professionally with "feels like" temps of 108° plus.
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Peyton Lumpkin, a Gold Legacy Life Member of Floyd E. Breedlove Post 9182 in Katy, Texas was elected as the State Commander for the Department of Texas VFW at the 96th State Convention in Dallas, Texas, Saturday, June 18th 2016. He will serve one year as VFW Commander, Department of Texas
Peyton has served in many capacities at the Post and District level. He earned honors as an All State and All American Post Commander; All State and All American District Commander and was the number one District in Texas and in his National Division for 2012-‐2013. He is a recipient of the prestigious VFW J.T. Rutherford Award.
Peyton Lumpkin served in the United States Air Force from 1968-1993 and is a Vietnam veteran. His decorations include the Legion of Merit, the Distinguished Flying Cross, the Defense Meritorious Service Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster, the Air Medal with two Oak Leaf Clusters, the Air Force Commendation Medal with two Oak Leaf Clusters, Vietnam Service Medal with four Service Stars, Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross with Palm and Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal.
Flag Ceremony at Katy City Hall Dedication