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Veterans of Foreign Wars

Disabled Riverhead combat veteran receives service medals 55 years after coming home from Vietnam

by Dec 5, 2022
Christmas came early this year for disabled Vietnam War combat veteran Thomas Kurpetski of Riverhead. More than half a century after his service, the Marine Corps lance corporal today received the medals he earned during his service in Vietnam.

Photos: Veterans of Foreign Wars holds annual chicken barbecue

by Sep 19, 2015
Under blue sunny skies this afternoon, locals are chowing down on grilled chicken, corn, hot dogs and other barbecue fare at the Veterans of Foreign...