Welcome to VFW Post 2197

Very Import Information for Combat Zone Veterans.

Do you know any Veterans who deployed to a combat zone and left active duty between September 11, 2001 – October 1, 2013? If so, they may be eligible for free or low-cost health care from VA.

But they need to apply by September 30, 2023 or they’ll miss this fast-track special health care enrollment opportunity.

3M Lawsuit Ends in Victory for Veterans  Significant funds will be awarded to hundreds of thousands of veterans More information about the settlement is available at 3m-earplugsettlement.com.

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Our annual programs for high school & middle school students are available. Let your children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, & neighbor kids know.  We want entrants.  We will be making cash awards to the first three winners at each level.  The top winner at each level will be sponsored in District competition.

Last year both our high school & middle school winner won at the District level.  Our middle school winner ended up as the 2nd place winner in the state.

If you have relatives in other areas who are interested, we can help find contact info for a post near them.


Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 2197 in Topsham Maine. Post 2197 is dedicated to serving fellow veterans in need, as well as worthy activities in the general Brunswick/Topsham area. We hold meetings at the Topsham American Legion

Our page is intended to inform people about who we are, and what we do. Members of the VFW are military personnel who have served their country in hostile areas of the world. Our dedication to our country and our fellow veterans continues through our membership in the VFW. This page will show what we do in the local area to help our community and fellow veterans. We will also share information from the state & national levels of the VFW, as well as occasionally what is happening at other veterans service organizations in the area.

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