Questions concerning membership in the Veterans of Foreign Wars should be addressed to Mr. John Dannunzio, (208) 786-8360.
You are eligible to join the VFW if you meet the following three requirements:
VFW is a non-profit organization which welcomes your donations.
Honorable service with the US Armed Forces.
Overseas service in a foreign conflict, verified by: Awarding of an approved campaign medal OR. Hostile fire/imminent danger pay.
1: Citizenship – must be a U.S. citizen or U.S. National.
2: Honorable Service – must have served in the Armed Forces of the United States and either received a discharge of Honorable or General (Under Honorable Conditions) or be currently serving.
3: Service in a war, campaign, or expedition on foreign soil or in hostile waters*. This can be proven by any of the following:
– An authorized campaign medal (see a full list of qualifying medals and badges at left)
– Receipt of Hostile Fire Pay or Imminent Danger Pay (verified by a military pay statement)
– Service in Korea for 30 consecutive or 60 non-consecutive days