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.
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.
Great turnout for the 4th of July Tom Green Memorial Rib Cook
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.
...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.
Patriotism consists not in waving the flag, but in striving that our country shall be righteous as well as strong.
That from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion—that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain—that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom—and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth. - President Abraham Lincoln
You were not alone over there. You are not alone now. There are 20
million veterans who would give their lives for you. Please don't take