2018 NEW HAVEN MEMORIAL DAY SUNDAY OBSERVANCES


City of New Haven Office of the Mayor Veterans’ Affairs Advisory Committee NEW HAVEN – Commemorating the men and women who died while in military service, the 2018 City of New Haven Memorial Day ceremonies and concert will coincide with centennial remembrances of two American wars. On Sunday, May 27, Elm City and regional residents … Continue reading 2018 NEW HAVEN MEMORIAL DAY SUNDAY OBSERVANCES

Battle of SEICHEPREY


On April 21, 2018, the VFW New Haven Post 12150 is hosting the sold-out Battle of Seicheprey Dinner, a centennial commemoration of Connecticut’s 102nd Infantry Regiment stopping German stormtroopers in the Great War. The post was contacted by Gérard ANDRE the mayor of Seicheprey. We are posting this correspondence in the spirit of camaraderie and remembrance. — From: … Continue reading Battle of SEICHEPREY

VFW NEW HAVEN ELECTS 2018 OFFICERS


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: LOCAL NEWS, LOCAL BRIEFS NEW HAVEN, CONN. (April 12, 2018)–The Veterans of Foreign Wars New Haven Post 12150 has elected their 2018 slate of officers. SCSU graduate and Marine Reservist Derek Torrellas will lead the All-American Post as commander. Additionally, Charise Hewitt (senior vice commander), Allahna Torres (junior vice commander), Charles M. … Continue reading VFW NEW HAVEN ELECTS 2018 OFFICERS

2018 Scout of the Year


Congratulations to VFW New Haven Post 12150 2018 Scout of the Year Jacob Sturrock of Branford, Connecticut. Rising above his peers in exemplifying the qualities of an Eagle Scout, Jacob is a high honor student at The Sound School Regional Vocational Aquaculture Center in New Haven, Connecticut. Additionally, he is involved in the school FFA chapter (National FFA Organization), a founder … Continue reading 2018 Scout of the Year

VFW New Haven Combats Veteran Suicide with PSA


Veteran Suicide PSA

“The Veterans’ Journey” seeks to reduce veteran suicide by enhancing social connectedness with an independently filmed public service announcement. NEW HAVEN, CONN. (Nov. 2, 2017)–With the rates of veteran suicide in the U.S. increasing, an Elm City veterans group and two local companies independently produced a public service announcement (PSA) that seeks to increase resiliency … Continue reading VFW New Haven Combats Veteran Suicide with PSA

NEW HAVEN PLANS VETERANS DAY OBSERVANCE WITH CEREMONY AND WREATH LAYING


  NEW HAVEN, CONN. (Nov. 11, 2017)—The New Haven Veterans Day Ceremony will be at the Center Church on the Green (250 Temple Street) on November 11, 2017 at 11:00 a.m., followed by a wreath laying on the World War Memorial and flagpole on the New Haven Green. New Haven native and decorated Army Captain … Continue reading NEW HAVEN PLANS VETERANS DAY OBSERVANCE WITH CEREMONY AND WREATH LAYING