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  • Vote for one of our Members!

    Vote for one of our Members!

    Help a Military Member get a new Scion! Last month 3 of our Post members were submitted in a statewide contest “Scion for Soldiers” to win one of three pre-paid two-year lease(s) of a Pure Process/Pure Process Plus-branded Scion xB. The submission involved a veteran sharing their answers on camera....

  • 2014 Veterans Day Parade

    2014 Veterans Day Parade

    The 2014 East Valley Veterans Day Parade was a great event for all those involved. The weather was sunny and warm on this early November morning. Things started at 11am and the Mesa VFW was number 50 of 104 entrants in the parade. After the parade there was a BBQ Potluck to enjoy at the Post Canteen enjoyed by both members and visitors....

  • Operation Kids

    Operation Kids

    A Simulated Deployment Experience for Children, 6-15 Years Old Next month (October) Operation Kids will gear up for a day in the life at Luke Air Force Base. Children will sample military chow and will be issued military IDs. The mission: to take some of the mystery and fear out of the deployment process for kids with active duty parents. “Operation Kids is a simulation of what mommy and daddy go through when they’re deployed,” said...

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Established in 1929, our establishment is one of the five oldest VFW posts in the state of Arizona. Our post’s namesake Joseph ‘Dode’ Morris is the second citizen in the city of Mesa’s history to be killed in action. Our post proudly continues to serve both our veterans and community. Learn more about the VFW, Post 1760 & our hall with taking an online tour by clicking >>here.

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2014 Veterans Day Parade

2014 Veterans Day Parade

The 2014 East Valley Veterans Day Parade was a great event for all those involved. The weather was sunny and warm on this early November morning. Things started at 11am and the Mesa VFW was number 50 of 104 entrants in the parade. After the parade there was a BBQ Potluck to enjoy at the Post Canteen enjoyed by both members and visitors.

10 Nov, 2014  Posted by Dan W   No Comments »
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Operation Kids

Operation Kids

A Simulated Deployment Experience for Children, 6-15 Years Old

Next month (October) Operation Kids will gear up for a day in the life at Luke Air Force Base. Children will sample military chow and will be issued military IDs. The mission: to take some of the mystery and fear out of the deployment process for kids with active duty parents. “Operation Kids is a simulation of what mommy and daddy go through when they’re deployed,” said assistant Arizona MAP chairman Vincent “Vinny” Rigo.

When: Saturday, October 25, 8am – 3pm
Where: Team Luke & Camp Thunderbolt, Bldg. 400 & ATSO
Registration: Oct. 4th, 9am-1pm, Oct. 8th 9am-2pm, Oct. 15th, 8am-Noon @ A&FRC, Bldg. 1113

19 Sep, 2014  Posted by Dan W   No Comments »
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Herman Simonis • 1933-2014

Herman Simonis • 1933-2014

At 5pm on Monday, August 25th Post 1760 member Herman Simonis had passed away.

Services are being held on Monday, September 8th at 10am at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona. There after at 1pm there will be a Memorial held at the VFW Post 1760 hall.

01 Sep, 2014  Posted by Dan W   No Comments »
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Honor Guard Looking to Reactivate

Honor Guard Looking to Reactivate

Mesa VFW Post 1760 is looking to reactivating their Honor Guard. In this process volunteers are needed and the Mesa VFW is seeking any Post member who has interest being a rifleman, and/or bugler to contact the SNCOIC Matt ‘Ole’ Olsen at the Post building or email (contact form below).

30 Aug, 2014  Posted by Dan W   No Comments »
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Upcoming AZ VFW Event: 9-11 Rememberance

Upcoming AZ VFW Event: 9-11 Rememberance

9-11 REMEMBRANCE CEREMONY

Friday, September 12, 2014 at 7:30 P.M.

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Nathan Martens Memorial

19 Aug, 2014  Posted by Dan W   Comments Off
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