Pictures

VFW MEMBERS VETERANS DAY
DEPARTMENT COMMANDERS TESTIMONIAL
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Pictured: Knud Hermansen WWII, Jim Hughes Korea, Bob Zeigler & Rich
Leathery Vietnam, Ted Bowers & Tony Groft Desert Storm, Lori Elder
Libya Operation

New Oxford Middle School Patriot’s Pen Winners

New Oxford Middle School: Lauren Robinson, Ilaiza Vargas, Linda Hermansen VFW Post 8896 Representative,Haley Glover, Emily Flesch, Daliah Garibay, Jacob Lavisone, Peter Brown, Edna Ibisevis, Jayden Pohlman

New Oxford Middle School: Lauren Robinson, Ilaiza Vargas, Linda Hermansen VFW Post 8896 Representative, Haley Glover, Emily Flesch,  Daliah Garibay, Jacob Lavisone, Peter Brown, Edna Ibisevis, and Jayden Pohlman

Bermudian Springs Middle School Patriot’s Pen
Essay Contest Winners

Bermudian Springs Middle School: Madison Wellan, Lillian Frazer, Taylor Kuhn, Isabella Bode, Rebekah Gerringer, Linda Hermansen VFW Post 8896 Representative, Ryan Durbin, Emily Ensor, Hannah Burns, Samuel Youker

Bermudian Springs Middle School: Madison Wellan, Lillian Frazer,  Taylor Kuhn, Isabella Bode, Rebekah Gerringer, Linda Hermansen VFW Post 8896 Representative, Ryan Durbin, Emily Ensor, & Hannah Burns.  Not Pictured-Samuel Youker

 

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Car Show 092017 4Car Show 092017 2CAR SHOW 9/3/2017 BENEFITS “PA WOUNDED WARRIORS” 

New Auxiliary program this year
“Lets Talk”
Age group 13-16 years
1st Place State Winner
Madison Squires with Auxiliary
Chairman, Linda Hermansen

Linda with Lets Talk Winner

Car show 2017
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ar Show check presentation to “Make a Wish”
$2,500.00
Gary Kopp-Commander
Darren Fogel–Father of “Make a Wish” son
Dwight Fuhrman–Quartermaster

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Congratulations to the new State of PA Commander Dwight Fuhrman and Auxiliary President Kelly Lepak.  Dwight is a Life Member and Quartermaster of our Post.

Congratulations to the new State of PA Commander Dwight Fuhrman and Auxiliary President Kelly Lepak. Dwight is a Life Member and Quartermaster of our Post.

Officers for Memorial Service                                           Melissa Bruck–MC for Service
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F
iring Squad Memorial Service

New Auxiliary Officers for 2017-2018

New Auxiliary Officers for 2017-2018

Loyalty Day Coloring Contest winners from Bermudian Springs

Loyalty Day Coloring Contest winners from Bermudian Springs

Eden Beichler  VOD 1st place from New Oxford with Linda and Knud

  Patriotic Art winner Carrie McDonough from Bermudian Springs HS

 

 

 Right–Patriotic Art winner
Carrie McDonough
from Bermudian Springs HS

Left–Eden Beichler
VOD 1st Place Winner
New Oxford HS
Linda & Knud Hermansen

 

Flag Presentation to EB Borough
Pictured-Left to Right
East Berlin Police Chief & Life Member to Post–Terry Seitz
Quartermaster-Dwight Fuhrman
Commander–Tony Groft
Borough Secretary–Donna

HOME DEPOT GRANT PROJECT FOR FLOORING

Home Depot Grant Project

Home Depot Grant Project

Home Depot Grant Project

Home Depot Grant Project

Home Depot Grant Project

Home Depot Grant Project

Linda Award
Linda Hermansen, Auxiliary Youth Activities Chairman
recently received a Certificate of Merit for her outstanding
dedication and work for the Youth Programs for our Post.
This award was presented to Linda at the Annual District 21
Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen Banquet.

Check Presentation
Adams County Law Enforcement receives a check for $5,000.00
from East Berlin VFW Post 8896.
Pictured left to right are Keary DeCarlo (Jr. Vice Commander
Gary Kopp (Sr. Vice Commander), Sheriff James Muller
Tony Groft (Commander) & Dwight Fuhrman (Quartermaster/Adjutant)

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VFW & AUXILIARY RECEIVE PLAQUES FROM
US ARMY NATIONAL GUARD
328TH BSB FOXTROT CO
FOR THEIR SUPPORT TO THE UNIT
AND THEIR FAMILIES

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Children’s Annual Christmas Party

Everyone anxious to see Santa

Our volunteers ready to go

Our volunteers ready to go

Santa greets Karter Olewiler

Santa greets Karter Olewiler

Scarlet Laughman with mommy ready to see Santa

Scarlet Laughman with mommy ready to see Santa

Santa listens carefully

Santa listens carefully

Santa even listens to the Big Kids!!

Santa even listens to the Big Kids!!

Post 8896 Month of October
Donations For Mr. Sandees”s Homeless Shelter for Veterans
THANK YOU TO ALL THAT DONATED!! WHAT A SUCCESS!!!

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Mr. Sandy’s Common Room

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Mr. Sandy’s Homeless Veterans Center

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Mr. Sandy’s Daughter, Marsha Fuhrman & Miss Dorothy

 

 

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New Oxford Middle School Patriot’s Pen finalists for Post 8896

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Bermudian Springs Middle School Patriot’s Pen Finalists for Post 8896

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Flag presentation at Bermudian Springs Elementary School by our Memorial Team & Auxiliary

Thomas Inc ready to install new AC units

Thomas Inc ready to install new AC units

Getting unit to roof

Getting unit to roof

Installation in progress

Installation in progress

FINISHED PRODUCT!!

FINISHED PRODUCT!!

CRUSIN’ CAR SHOW
BENEFITS MAKE A WISH

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Best Decorated Car for the 4th of July

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1st Place Winner at Car Show

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MAKE A WISH-Father and 2 Sons

  OUR YOUTH WINNERS

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1st Place Loyalty Day Coloring Contest Winner Taylor Botterbosh Knud Hermansen, Kathe DeCarlo & Taylor

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Patriotic Art Winners–Carrie McDonough (left) District 21 1st Place Winner & Kelsey Weaver (right) 2nd Place

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Patriotic Art Winner–Kelsey Weaver

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Auxiliary President Kathe DeCarlo with Loyalty Day Coloring Contest Winners– 2nd grade–Hayden Andrus, 3rd grade–Aliza Staub & 4th grade–Taylor Bottersush

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Loyalty Day Coloring Contest Pictures

PP National winner Eden

Eden Beichler-Patriot’s Pen Winner 8th Grader at New Oxford Middle School

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Maria Kann-Teacher at New Oxford Middle School Eden Beichler-Department Winner Patriot’s Pen from our Post