Thomas Pearson, Libertyville HS VFW VOD Winner
Thomas Pearson, Illinois VOD winner, Libertyville High School
St.Gilbert's Patriot's Pen 2017 Winners with Teacher of the Year, Kristine Buckley
St Gilbert's Kristine Buckley, Teacher of the Year
VFW Members, Spouses, and Legion Members provided ice cream sundaes, cup cakes, cookies and fruit for patients
Grayslake North HS "Slam Funk" played "MoTown" for Vets at Christmas Party
...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.
"On the battlefield, the military pledges to leave no soldier behind. As a Nation, let it be our pledge that when they return home, we leave no veteran behind. "
"That from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotionâ€”that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vainâ€”that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedomâ€”and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth. - President Abraham Lincoln "
"We few, we happy few, we band of brothers. For he today that sheds his blood with me shall be my brother. - William Shakespeare"