OFFICIAL PUBLICATION: STATE OF MISSOURI VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS
August 2010 Edition
Inside this edition:
Page #1 - Sr. Vice Commander-in-Chief bio and State Commander message
Page #2 - Letters from the State Commander and Line Officers.
Page #3 - Letters from Past State Commander, Surgeon, All American District/Post and Lifetime Achievement Awards.
Page #4 - Candidates for State Surgeon & Judge Advocate
Page #5 - Ladies Auxiliary page.
Page #6 - Letters from Department Chairman.
Page #7 - Partners in Veteran Service program and Veteran Service Articles.
Page #8 - Letter from Buddy Poppy Chairman and The Defender of Freedon Wall at Pleasant Hill Mo.
Page #9- Scouting News and Pic’s of Department Joint Installation ceremony.
Page #10 Article, Veterans Medallion now available
Page #11 National Home Trip Information
State Ladies Aux.President
VFW Missourian August 2010 pg. 1
Richard L. DeNoyer, Senior Vice Commander-in-Chief of the Veterans of Foreign Wars to be
National Representative at the Council of Administration and Commander & Presidents
Richard L. DeNoyer
Senior Vice Commander-inChief
Veterans of Foreign Wars
Richard L. DeNoyer was elected Senior Vice
Commander-in-Chief of the Veterans of Foreign Wars on
August 26, 2010, at the VFW’s 111th National
Convention, held in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Senior Vice Commander-in-Chief DeNoyer served in the
United States Marine Corp from 1960 to 1982 including
a tour in Vietnam, July 1966-July1967, attached to
Ammunition Co.,Force Logistics Support Group “A”, 3rd
Marine Division. His decorations include the Combat
Action Ribbon, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Cross
of Gallantry with Palm and Drill Instructor Ribbon. During
his Marine Corps career he received a bachelor’s
degree from Bridgewater State College, Bridgewater,
Richard joined the VFW in 1981 at Post 1012 in
Medford, Mass., where he maintains his life member-