How to join the VFW

Post 9876 can accept your application for membership when proper documentation is provided.

If you are a VFW Life Member and wish to transfer from another Post, simply print and complete the Membership Transfer (121 downloads) . In order for us to complete the transfer, please also complete (on-line), print, and mail us the VFW Application Form (123 downloads)  (without the fee). A copy of your DD-214 and your current VFW membership card will speed the process.

If you are not a current VFW member, (Questions about eligibility? Download: VFW Eligibility Information.) or are an Annual (also called Continuous) member and are communicating by mail, please send the completed Post Membership Application, a copy of your DD-214 and the appropriate fee (check or money order) to the address on the application.

If you are going to deliver this application in person, cash payment is preferred.

If for any reason, your application fails to be accepted, all fees and forms will be returned to the address on the form.
All three forms require “Adobe Reader.” If you do not have Adobe Reader installed on your computer, you may download it at no cost, click below:

Click here for: Membership Transfer (121 downloads)

Click here for:  VFW Application Form (123 downloads)

To determine eligibility click: VFW Eligibility Information.
Duplicate DD-214’s can be obtained online… click here: eVetRecs.

“We welcome you!”

J.J. Karwacki
Membership Chairman