Memorial Day – May 27, 2019

Our community showed up in a big way on May 27th for both the Memorial Day Observance at Winona Cemetery, plus the Community Picnic at Tualatin Community Park.

Pledge of Allegiance
Pledge of Allegiance
community picnic
Community Picnic

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Auxiliary News

  • New Community Theatre Gives Back to the Community On November 4, 2011 true Community Theatre comes to Tigard and Tualatin with the opening night performance of The Green Room at Mask and Mirror Community Theatre. Mask and Mirror Community Theatre consists of over 100 unpaid volunteers dedicated to providing entertainment, recreation and education to the citizens of our two cities. We have been overwhelmed ...
  • Operation Christmas Glory Since September 10th, 2010, Jennifer L. Fair and Renee Atkins have sent over 250 care packages to military personnel in hostile regions of Iraq, Afghanistan, Kuwait, and Bahrain. These care packages contained an estimated value of $25,000 worth of requested toiletries, food, and morale items. This was all accomplished by savvy shopping, over ten thousand coupons, ...
  • 2011-2012 Post Officers Dale Anderson talking to new commander Bill Wilson new post officers   presentation to Post by Scott Hancock from his Navy unit   Dale Anderson and Alex   Bill Wilson, Post Commander and Ron Holland, Quartermaster   Bill Wilson and Juan Palacios, District Commander Share this:FacebookLinkedInTwitter
  • Do I Make You Proud? Dear Daniel, I received permission from one of the book authors for the Tualatin VFW to reprint or repost these (5) entries onto their websites and/or newsletters.  I copied them all below this e-mail just to make it easier.  They go in order.   The author only asked that the tag at the end of each entry be ...
  • The Great Equalizer by Donna Tallman Gently and quietly he clicks the door shut on his sedan so that even the breeze is unruffled. He deliberately walks toward the oldest row of graves in Section 60. His perfect posture looks military-trained, while the lines on his face mark him Vietnam era. Always focused forward, the eyes of the man ...
  • Yesterday’s Widow by Donna A. Tallman A caisson rides by and I leave to follow it to the next funeral. Just across the road a sign reads, “Section 61.”  It is a massive parcel of uncultivated dirt growing only two lone trees. As I wonder why an empty lot sits nearby, the top of the Washington Monument peeks ...

Memorial Day Picnic Sponsors

Thank you to all of our 2019 picnic banner sponsors to make our annual event the best ever

Banner BankGraphic ExpressionsColumbia Bank
Rayborn's PlumbingFred Meyer, Tualatin
Complete Threat PreparednessOregon Eye SpecialistsIntegrity Staffing
Bob's Auto CafeFranz BakeryTualatin Historical Society
Tualatin Auto BodyPacific West RoofingPepiot Painting
Tualatin Chamber of CommerceCenter Street Gold & SIlverMountainwood Homes
Dalton's Northwest CateringFuze7 MarketingTualatin Web
Tualatin Life

Our Mission

Established 1914, members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States Auxiliary set out to serve the veterans of this country and our communities in honor of the sacrifices and commitment of every man and woman who has served in uniform. We have unwavering support for uncommon heroes.