Members must be citizens of the United States or a United States National,
and at least 16 years old.
Those eligible are:
Of persons who were or are eligible for membership in
the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States.
Those eligible for membership in the VFW are those that have
received a campaign medal for overseas service; have served
30 consecutive or 60 non-consecutive days in Korea; or have ever
received hostile fire or imminent danger pay.Click here for more information.
Proof of service (form DD 214) is required for eligibility and must be obtained by the applicant. If the person you are joining under is already a member of Post 9182 we will have the proof of service required. Otherwise you will need to provide proof of service.
If you do not have the required proof of service, information on a veteran’s service record can be obtained by contacting:
National Archives and Records Administration
4-Step Veteran Request Process: Click Here
Military Records Request Using Standard Form 180 (SF-180): Click Here
To join the VFW Auxiliary: