VFW Post 1156 Honored by Hudson Valley VA Healthcare System for Decades of Service to Veterans – 12/17/11

For over 60 consecutive years, VFW Post 1156 has hosted a picnic in August and a holiday party in December for veterans from the Montrose VA Hospital.  The Post was recognized for its long history of service by Gerald Culliton, Director of the Hudson Valley VA Healthcare System.   A plaque was presented to the Post by Yvette Rodriguez, Director of Volunteer Services, at the 2011 holiday party.  The plaque was accepted on behalf of the Post by past commander Bill Capodanno, and hangs prominently on our “Wall of Honor”.