Who Can Join the VFW?
Are you a U.S. citizen who has served honorably in an overseas conflict?
Received a campaign medal for overseas service?
Served 30 consecutive or 60 non-
Received hostile fire or imminent danger pay?
Of persons who were or are eligible for membership in the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States. Those eligible for membership in the VFW are those that have received a campaign medal for overseas service; have served 30 consecutive or 60 non-
Proof of service is required for eligibility and must be obtained by the applicant.
Information on a veteran’s service record can be obtained by contacting:
National Archives and Records Administration
VFW Auxiliary Membership