In Memory of LT Fred Lewis Kent, USN. LT Kent was killed in action November 24, 1943 when the USS Liscome Bay was lost to a Japanese submarine attack during Operation Galvanic, the Allied invasion of the Gilbert Islands. LT Kent was a resident of Poway, California.
The purpose of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States is to preserve and support the patriotic and historical interests of our country, our communities and our veterans; to strengthen the common bonds of the men and women who have served and who are currently serving in our military; to assist them and their families to enhance their quality of life; to maintain true allegiance to the Constitution and laws of the United States of America and defend her from all enemies, whomsoever.
The Veterans of Foreign Wars has a rich tradition in enhancing the lives of millions through its community service programs and special projects. From providing free phone cards to our nation's active-duty military personnel to raising money for the World War II memorial, the VFW is there, "honoring the dead by helping the living.
Monday: 10 a.m. To 8 p.m.
Tuesday - Friday 10 a.m. To 9 p.m.
Saturday 11 a.m. To 7 p.m.
Sunday 8:30 a.m. To 7 p.m.
Closing hours subject to modification based on canteen activity.