Thanks to all for your support of the 6th Annual Wounded Warrior Golf Outing.
Please check out the pictures from this year outing.
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October 6th 2012
USS MICHAEL MURPHY
The Navy's newest warship, the USS Michael Murphy, named after
Patchogue's Lt. Michael Murphy MOH, was commissioned Saturday morning October 6th 2012 in a ceremony held at Pier 88 in Manhattan. Michael's father Dan Murphy is a member of Post #6249
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Building homes for returning Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans
VFW POST 6249 HELPS WITH BUILDING HOMES FOR VETERANS PROGRAM On June 6 members of VFW Post 6249 based in Rocky Point NY, joined Long Island Home Builders Corp and local elected officials as they gathered together to welcome Sgt. Ryan Donnelly and fiancée Tina McGrory to the site of their future new home located in Lake Ronkonkoma NY. Ryan was selected by a panel of Suffolk County Veteran Commanders led by VFW Post 6249 Commander Joe Cognitore