Post 2083 Places Flags at Center Cemetery

Members from Post 2083 gathered at the Center Cemetery on 23 May 2020 to place American flags at the gravesides of our fallen Comrades.

Veteran's Commission Memorial Program

Post 2083 was represented at the annual Memorial Program held at Bicentennial Park in East Hartford.

All Post 2083 Events Canceled

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused the cancellation of Post activities and events.

Post 2083 Visits East Hartford Middle School

Members of VFW Post 2083 visited the East Hartford Middle School on 12 November 2019.

VFW Commander in Chief visits Connecticut

William J. "Doc" Schmitz, Veterans of Foreign Wars Commander-in-Chief, paid a visit to Connecticut on 19 October.

Former Post Commander Laid to Rest

Former Commander Roger A. Ochs was laid to rest September 16th

Post 2083 Commander Dies

Comrade Roger Ochs, Commander of VFW Post 2083 in East Hartford, Connecticut has died.

Re-dedication of the World War I Memorial in East Hartford

Commemoration of the Centenary of the End of World War I and Re-dedication of the World War I Memorial

Post 2083 Award to HobbyTyme Distributors

Post 2083 members present an award to HobbyTyme Distributors and get a pizza lunch.

Military and Federal Employee Discounts

List of businesses offering military or Federal employee discounts. Click on the headline above to get a link to the list.

Do you have a question about health benefits?

VETERANS--Do you have a question about health benefits or a disability due to your service?

Brookfield Scout of the Year

Brookfield CT VFW Post Names Brookfield Scout of the Year

Department of Connecticut at National Convention

Department of Connecticut at National Convention

CT Veterans

Access Government Services Faster and Easier. The Connecticut Department of Veterans Affairs Mobile Application allows Connecticut Veterans and residents to access crisis assistance by phone, text, and online chat.

No One Knows how I Feel

Luster & McCoy - No One Knows How I Feel (Patriotic Tribute) aka "You Are Not Alone"

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A Haircut at Sport Clips or a Text Before Nov. 13 Can Help A Hero Go Back to School

Celebrating VFW Day

VFW Action Alert: Take Action Now

VFW Joins Other VSOs to Launch 9/11 Memorial Golf Fund

Applications Open for 2022 VFW, SVA Legislative Fellowship

VFW Pushes Formal Senate Investigation into Afghanistan Withdrawal

VFW Expresses Condolences, Frustration Over Operations in Afghanistan

A VFW Message to Veterans in the Wake of Recent Events in Afghanistan

VFW Awards Nearly $600,000 in Aid to Student Veterans

VFW Elects Matthew M. "Fritz" Mihelcic as New National Commander

Louisiana VFW Post Receives National Community Service Award

VFW Congratulates Nation's Top Scouts

VFW National Commander Thanks VHA Acting Under Secretary for Leadership During 'Unprecedented Times'

VFW Kicks Off Annual ThankBK Appreciation Week

Uniting to Combat Hunger Targets 1 Million Meal Goal for 2021

VFW Expands Opportunities for Discounts to Members

Ace Hardware Honors Fallen Heroes with 1 Million American Flags

VFW National Convention Update II

2021 National Publications Contest Winners Named

VFW National Convention Update

VFW, Team Red ,White & Blue Join Forces For Veterans

Annual VFW Youth Scholarship Competitions Open

VFW Names Top National Youth Scholarship Winners

VFW Expands Hearing Benefits for Members, Families

VFW Presses Congress on Comprehensive Toxic Exposure Reform 'Long Past Due'

Tab King to Offer Digital Solutions for VFW Posts

VFW to Deliver 2021 Priority Goals to Congress Virtually

VFW to Host Virtual 2021 Parade of Winners

VFW Foundation Celebrates 25 Years of Service

VFW National Commander Echoes VA Secretary Sentiment of Commitment, Solidarity

VA Extends Relief for Borrowers Affected by COVID-19

Denis McDonough Confirmed as New VA Secretary

Prominent Veteran Service Organizations Urge Congress and VA to Act in Newly Released Report

VFW Celebrates Black History Month

Two Former VFW Staff Members Named to New VA Administration

Even Through a Pandemic, Sport Clips Haircuts Raised More Than $1M to Support VFW Help A Hero Scholarships

VFW to Host #SportClipsSalute Week

Post of the Month Launches to Showcase How Posts Are #StillServing

VFW Announces Annual Publications Contest

VFW Demands SECVA Wilkie Resign Immediately in Light of Damning VA OIG Report in Response to a Veteran's Sexual Assault Allegation

VFW Recouped More Than $9.7B in Benefits for Veterans Nationwide

Pandemic Won't Stop BK® Support of Veteran Families

Calling All Middle and High School Students

Veterans Need Support Especially in a Pandemic

The VFW Podcast Debuts Today

VFW Sport Clips to Host Virtual Walk for Veterans

Celebrate VFW Day

VFW National Commander Honors Two Louisiana Sheriff's Deputies for Heroic Actions

2021 VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship Application Period Now Open

VFW, Sport Clips Award Nearly $700,000 in Scholarships to Veterans