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VFW Post 688 Adopted 433rd Medical Squadron – Lackland AFB, TX

Today, We officially adopted the 433rd Medical Squadron at Lackland AFB, Texas. The Original Rudy's Country Store and BBQ donated the full meal that included peach cobbler for the event. Chilito's gave us a great discount on their fantastic tamales. We presented the Squadron Commander with an official VFW Adopt-a-Unit certificate that pledges our support… Continue reading VFW Post 688 Adopted 433rd Medical Squadron – Lackland AFB, TX

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November 16th for the 8th Annual Turkeys 4 Troops

November 16th was our  8th Annual Turkeys 4 Troops at Toyota of Boerne.  All active duty military and veterans were given a free turkey for Thanksgiving, in appreciation for there service to our country.  VFW Post 688 help to distribute over six thousand turkey's to local area and San Antonio Veterans.  If not a member… Continue reading November 16th for the 8th Annual Turkeys 4 Troops

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Post Remembers Namesake on 100th Anniversary After Death in Action

We had a fantastic remembrance of Pvt. Bruno Phillip today. We are proud to have his name as our VFW Post name. Thank you to the family of Pvt. Bruno Phillip.  Pvt. Bruno Phillip was killed in Action September 3rd, 1918 during the St. Mihiel Offensive in France. On Monday, Cary Atkins, Lorraine Massey and… Continue reading Post Remembers Namesake on 100th Anniversary After Death in Action

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Post 688 Commander got special tour of Grunt Style Headquarters

Our Post Commander, Andrew Camplen, got a special tour of Grunt Style Headquarters in San Antonio on July 18th. Grunt Style employs many Veterans and makes great products and supports all Veterans! We’d like to thank Shields For Kids, its founder Trini Trinidad, and their staff for inviting Commander Andrew Camplen to attend this tour with… Continue reading Post 688 Commander got special tour of Grunt Style Headquarters