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

  • VFW Post Makes Push To Recruit Young Vets by Melissa Block All around Portland, Ore., Veterans of Foreign Wars posts have closed their doors in recent years as members died and funds dried up. But this summer, one post in Tualatin, Ore., outside Portland, has made a point to attract young veterans to revitalize membership, including moving out of a ...
  • Vice President Mentions Howard Ramsey of the Tualatin VFW Post For Immediate Release July 21, 2005 Office of the Vice President DAR Constitution Hall Washington, D.C. THE VICE PRESIDENT: Thank you all very much. I am privileged to be here today and in ways that you may not even understand owe my presence here today to Dr. Debakey; because some five years when ...
  • President Obama Honors Matthew Lembke On July 24th, 2009 Pres. Obama makes a speech at the Marine Barracks in Washington. He tells Cpl. Matthew Lembke’s story and talks about what it means to be a Marine and their strong brotherhood. Share this:FacebookLinkedInTwitter
  • The 671st Army Engineers dedicate the completion of their first ribbon bridge construction in Iraq In memory of fallen comrade Brandon Tobler, who was the first Oregon military person to die in Operation Iraq Freedom. The history of the 671st Engineer Co.  traces back to July 1921 when its predecessor was first organized as the 594th Motor Transport Co.  During World War II, it ...
  • We have lost our son and brother too soon Family and friends mourn the loss of Tualatin Marine Matt Lembke By Stover E Harger III The Times, Jul 15, 2009, Updated Oct 30, 2009 Cpl. Matthew Lembke, the 22-year-old Marine who was severely injured by an IED blast late last month while on patrol in a war-torn portion of Afghanistan, died from his injuries ...
  • Christmas boxes for 41st Brigade on their way The group putting together the boxes was headed up by the Tigard Breakfast Rotary The Times, Dec 11, 2009 Community members gathered on the morning of Dec. 4 at the Tualatin V.F.W. hall to pack care boxes for the 41st Brigade Combat Team of the Oregon National Guard, who are based in Tigard and stationed in Iraq. The ...

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.