Mark These Dates on your Calendar!

Important Dates to Remmember:

-Saturday December 1st:  We will be helping the Auxiliary put up Christmas Trees at the Atlanta VA Hospital between 9am and 12 noon. Volunteers are need.

-Monday, December 3rd, We will be setting up and decorating Christmas Trees for the Post at 6pm.  Volunteers are needed.

– December 5th: Dinner at the Post for all Members and families at 5:00PM.(Free)

December 15: Wreaths Across America wreath laying Ceremony  at GA National Cemetery in Canton. Come represent our post.

Deadline for purchasing wreaths is December 3rd. Contact Eldrige Holloway, Jr. Vice at 404-483-3361 if you want to make a donation.

If you want to participate in the wreath laying ceremony at the GA National Cemetary with us please meet at the cemetary at columbarium -(A) no later than 10AM. Also please dress for the weather. Do NOT go to the post meeting that day if you are coming to the ceremony.

-Friday, January 18th 2019 is our Annual Awards Dinner honoring our first Responders, Patriot Pen, Voice of Democracy and Teacher of the Year winners.  Program starts at 6pm.  Lets have a great turn out.

February  4th 2019, We host the District #1 Meeting. Volunteers needed. We would like to see maximum participation. 10AM arrival time, joint meeting starts at 11 AM.

VFW District #1 Meeting Sunday 9 Sept 2018 at 10AM

All VFW Post 5408 Members you are requested to join us for the District #1 Meeting on Sunday 9 September 2018 at the Marietta Post # 2681. Lets have a good turn out!

Address: 140 Powers Ferry Road. Marietta, GA. 30067
Phone: 770-977-2088

Please try to be there by 10am to sign in. The meeting starts at 11am.


Armed Forces Day Luncheon at the post Saturday 19 May 2018 @ 12 noon

This Saturday we celebrate Armed Forces Day.
It is also the day of our monthly scheduled post meeting at 10 AM and we will observe the installation of our new officers for 2018-2019.
Join us for lunch following the meeting at 12 noon provided by our post Auxiliary: Pot Luck!

VFW Post 5408 New Officers for 2019 Effective in June

VFW Post 5408 Acworth Officers 2019 (Effective in June)

Commander:  Lewyn Poage

Senior Vice:  Reginald Neal

Junior Vice:  Eldrige Holloway (POC: Honor Guard/Wreaths Across America/Patriot Pen/VOD/Facebook and Post website)

Quartermaster:  Markus Powell

Chaplain:  Steve Kishpaugh

Judge Advocate:  Jason Ausmus

Surgeon:  Jessica Cagle

Trustee 1 year:  Laird Davis

Trustee 2 year:  Jason O’Connor

Trustee 3 year:  Jack Holcomb

Adjutant:  Jon Hawley

Service Officer:  Jim Busi (POC: Honor Guard)