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Honoring Our Fallen in Memorial Day Ceremony

On Saturday, May 27 2019, at the Boerne Cemetery, VFW Post 688 and the community honored those who gave of themselves so the rest of us could live in freedom.  In attendance were veterans of various armed conflicts to include four who served in WWII, the local community, and Gold Star Families.  The ceremony began… Continue reading Honoring Our Fallen in Memorial Day Ceremony

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Flag Retirment Ceremony

After a long weekend remembering our fallen Comrades, we removed the flags from the Veterans graves and  held a dignified and respectful flag retirement ceremony.  This is an annual service and the community is invited to participate.   We collect flags all year long that are  not serviceable and then hold a ceremony retiring the… Continue reading Flag Retirment Ceremony

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VFW Post 688 Represented at the Annual Bataan Death March

Our Post Commander Andrew Camplen and his oldest son represented VFW Post 688 at the 2019 Bataan Death March at the White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico Sunday March 17, 2019! The Bataan Memorial Death March is a 26 mile challenging march through desert terrain of the White Sands Missile Range. The memorial march is… Continue reading VFW Post 688 Represented at the Annual Bataan Death March