Don't forget Thursday From 5-7pm is Burger Night at VFW Post 5146 in Athens under the awesome Phantom Jet. Get a burger and fries with all the fixins for only $6. Dine in or carry out and open to the public.
Sign up today for the VFW Action Corps. Stay abreast of legislative issues and help the VFW pass it's legislative priorities.
The VFW Riders are having a Memorial Ride for former President Brad Sherman 23 July 2022. Registration will be 10 AM and kickstands up at 11 AM. The VFW Post will host a dinner following the ride.
At long last Post 5146 will again hold it's Annual Turkey Shoot to benefit our Christmas Basket Program. Every Saturday starting September 10th at 0900 through November 12th.
Everyone is invited to our Easter Egg Hunt Saturday April 8th at noon. Lots of prizes, complimentary lunch and the Easter Bunny.
Coming home doesn't mean the battle is over. With over 10 times the amount of veterans lost to suicide than to combat operations in the same time period, there has never been a more important time to TAKE A STAND and DO something to support our veterans!! If you or someone you know is suffering from PTSD, we have people that have shared a similar experience and are ready to help.
Welcome to VFW McMinn County Memorial Post 5146 Athens, TN. As today and yesterday's defenders of freedom, we want to welcome today's military service members.
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...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.
We few, we happy few, we band of brothers. For he today that sheds his blood with me shall be my brother. - William Shakespeare
He who knows nothing is
closer to the truth than he whose mind is filled with falsehoods and errors.
He who knows nothing is closer to the truth than he whose mind is filled with falsehoods and errors.Thomas Jefferson
A man's country is not a certain area of land, of mountains, rivers, and woods, but it is a principle and patriotism is loyalty to that principle.