On the first Saturday of every month, members of Post 12220 meet to clear garden beds, edge sidewalks, and clean up the grounds of Causland Memorial Park in Anacortes. The most recent cleanup crew is highlighted here: Peter Allen, John James, Penny Harnish, and Mike Hebert.
VFW Department of Washington Commander Paul Herrera swore in 48 charter members of Young-McCool Post 12220 on April 1st, 2023 at the Anacortes Elks Lodge 1204.
Post members in patriotic colors pose in front of an antique fire truck before marching in our town's 4th of July parade.
...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.
Ask not what your country can do for you, ask you can do for your country.
In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.