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Veterans of Foreign Wars - Post 5265
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Pvt. Allen J. Beck, Jr. - Allen Jesse Beck, Jr. was born June 16, 1925 to Allen J. Beck, Sr. and Anna Ruth Beck.  He was part of of a close-knit, loving family living in Spring Grove... Read more
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VFW Meeting Schedule
3rd Tuesday - 6:30pm
Veteran / Home Assoc
3rd Tuesday - 8:00pm
Last Tuesday - 7:00pm

VFW Post 5265 - Spring Grove, PA

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5265 - Spring Grove, PA

Welcome to Pvt. Allen J. Beck, Jr., VFW Post 5265. We invite you to learn more about our post, Pvt. Allen J. Beck, Jr., the history of our post and our Auxiliary.

by City Slickers Country Kickers
Monday, August 21

Doors open 6:30 pm / Dancing 7 - 10 pm

Great Country Music & Lessons!
Learn Line Dancing and Partner Dancing
$8 - pay at door -
Use far left entrance

Public Welcome - Like the event on facebook!


Thursday, August 24
6:30 - 8:30 PM

at Spring Grove VFW hosted by The Gun Bunker LLC
- Use of deadly force & stand your ground laws
- Where you can legally carry
- How to deal with Law Enforcement
and ask an attorney legal self defense or gun law questions

Register Online or at the Post
$10 per person / Free for VFW Post 5265 Members

Questions: Contact 877-474-7184 or

Sept 16

10:30 am until sold out
$8 Chicken Dinner
Drive-up service in the parking lot!
Open to the public

Like the event on facebook!

VFW Chicken BBQ


vfw sub sale

Subs $3.50 ea
Order by Sept 13, 2017
Pick up Sept 20 or 21, 2017

Thank you for your support!

Order forms are online, at the Post or use the Post's Phone App

Cruisin' to Grant Wishes

THANK YOU! to all who
sponsored, donated, volunteered,
showed their vehicles, attended
and supported
Truck Convoy for Wishes & Make A Wish!

Couldn't be with us for the event?
Donations will still be accepted,
make checks payable to VFW Post 5265
w/ Make A Wish in the memo

Sept 17 PBS The Vietnam War on WITF
Watch TV listings for details
Wed, Nov 8 All Vets to DC - Bus trip to Arlington Cemetery
Veterans & 1 guest
Reservations: Tina Hinkle 225-4010

Cell Phones for Soldiers

Support Cell Phones for Soldiers
and drop off your old cell phones
at our Post or at
The Southwestern Regional Police Dept, 6115 Thoman Dr., Spring Grove
(lobby open weekdays 8 am - 4:30 pm)

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Post News Briefs


Veteran Assistance

Meet with PA Dept of VFW Veterans Service Officer Christine Frederick at our Post for help with claims, VA enrollment and more. To make an appointment, call 717-884-1705. Do not need to be a member of the VFW.

Scholarship Fund Feed

Sun., Nov. 5, noon - 4 PM Purchase tickets at the bar. Feed benefits Spring Grove High School students receiving scholarships from our Post.

VFW Essay Contests

Patriot's Pen 6-8th grade
V.O.D. 9-12th grade
Submissions due Oct. 31, 2017. Program details are available on the post scholarships page.


Purchase flags at the post
- 12" x 18" Grave Marker Flag
- 3' x 5' Exterior Nylon Flag
- 4' x 6' Exterior Nylon Flag
- 5' x 8' Exterior Nylon Flag
Please contact the Steward or the QM to order flags not listed.

Bring unserviceable flags to our Post for proper disposal.

Happy Hour:
Monday 7 pm - 9 pm
Tuesday 5 pm - 7 pm
Wednesday 3 pm - 5 pm
Thursday 1 pm - 3 pm
Friday 11 am - 1 pm

Members must present their Post commemorative challenge coin or Ride To Remember Dog Tag for happy hour price.

Room Rentals Available

Details for renting the post dining room and the meeting room are available on the website dining room page.


Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs 
VFW Post 5265
Veterans of Foreign Wars - Post 5265
Veterans of Foreign Wars - Post 5265
Veterans of Foreign Wars - Post 5265


Monday-Wednesday 11 am - 12 am
Thursday 11 am - 1 am*

Friday-Saturday 7 am - 1 am*

Sunday 7 am-12 am

*Last call may be 11:30 & close at 12



Wednesday & Friday: 4:30 pm - 8 pm

Chef Specials listed in Newsletter


Pvt. Allen J. Beck, Jr.

VFW Post 5265

199 West 1st Avenue

P.O. Box 54

Spring Grove, Pa 17362


Get Directions


Commander - Bob Klinedinst

Quartermaster - Scott Little

Aux. President - Tina Hinkle


Steward - Bob Hinkle


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VFW Department of PA

VFW Eligibility Information

VFW Foundation

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Veterans of Foreign Wars - Post 5265
Veterans of Foreign Wars - Post 5265
Veterans of Foreign Wars - Post 5265
Veterans of Foreign Wars - Post 5265
Veterans of Foreign Wars - Post 5265