VFW COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF

 WILLIAM A. THIEN

On May 1, 2014 the VFW Commander-in-Chief William A. Thien visited VFW Post 5819 for a meet and greet.  Members of other area VFW Post's were also in attendance. The CIC talked to the group of about 60 attendee's and then opened the session up to a Q & A.  There was then an opportunity for a photo op with the CIC that was open to all.  Here are some photo's of his visit to our Post.

CIC William A. Thien
CIC William A. Thien

The CIC spoke to the group

CIC and Attendee's
CIC and Attendee's

CIC gets a standing ovation.

Gift for CIC
Gift for CIC

Post 5819 Commander Bill Ward presents a Post sweatshirt to the VFW Commander-in-Chief William A. Thien.

CIC William A. Thien
CIC William A. Thien

The CIC spoke to the group

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Viet Nam Veteran's Day 2014

VFW State Prolamation
VFW State Prolamation

Congressman Lipinski's Speech
Congressman Lipinski's Speech

Honored Guests
Honored Guests

L_R - Dist 19 Commander Gary Abraham, State Senior Vice Commander John Davin, Congressman Dan Lipinski, and State Junior Vice Commander Phil Maughan.

VFW State Prolamation
VFW State Prolamation

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VFW Post 5819 Viet Nam Veteran Day 2017
Commander Martin
Commander Martin

Commander Martin Intro Guest Speaker
Commander Martin Intro Guest Speaker

Rory Saldana looking where he served
Rory Saldana looking where he served

Commander Martin
Commander Martin

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I-355 Dedication September 11, 2007

VFW Honor Guard Keepataw Parade 2013

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