Veterans of Foreign Wars - Stamford CT
As yesterday's defenders of freedom, we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks.  Our common bond is the battlefield, whether it is service in the Persian Gulf, Korea, Kosovo, the war on terrorism or peace-keeping expeditionary campaigns. Your courage and sacrifice have made a difference in preserving and defending world peace.


Upcoming Events

  • Post meeting: 20 Nov, 7:30 pm (Veterans Day preparations) Belltown Firehouse
  • Stamford Schools/Local Veterans Day events:
    • Stamford Catholic HS: Monday, November 4th at TBD
    • Stamford HS: Wednesday, November 6th at 11:15 am
    • AITE: Thursday, November 7th at 8:00 am 
    • The Residence at Summer Street: Thursday, November 7th at 12:00 pm 
    • Westhill HS:  Friday, November 8th at 8:00 am
    • Turn of River MS: Friday, November 8th at 8:30 am
    • Rogers International School: Friday, November 8th at 10:00 am
    • Stamford Veterans Park Partnership Gala Event, Thursday, 7 November.
  • St. Mary Church Veterans Mass and Dinner, 9 November, 5:30 pm
  • Veteran's Day: Nov 11th (Parade, 11/11 Ceremony, Veterans Memorial Park opening)

Useful Links


CT Department Newsletter

Veterans Memorial Park

Connecticut Fallen Star Memorial

VFW Fact Sheet

VFW Action Corps Weekly

Connecticut State Department of Veterans Affairs


Post News

Important Info for Post9617 Members

Veterans Day Parade

Ted Ogonek - Parade Grand Marshal

Veterans Mass

Veterans Mass and Dinner at St. Mary

Statewide News

News & Info from your department

Brookfield Scout of the Year

Brookfield CT VFW Post Names Brookfield Scout of the Year

Department of Connecticut at National Convention

Department of Connecticut at National Convention

National News

Important info from National VFW

VFW Celebrates the Service, Sacrifice of All Veterans

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - To the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Monday, November 11 means, and always will mean, more to the more than 1.6 mil...

VFW Witnesses Landmark Presidential Signing of the POW MIA Flag Act

WASHINGTON - Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) stood in solidarity with fellow members of the Veterans Service Organization (VSO) community as President ...

News & Events

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Membership Details

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.

Assistance & Benefits

Assistance & Benefits

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.