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VFW National Convention Comes To Pittsburgh

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Pittsburgh will host the 116th National Veterans of Foreign Wars convention this weekend

Last September marked the centennial of the founding of the Veterans of Foreign Wars here in Pittsburgh. This weekend over twelve-thousand delegates, dignitaries and guests will be in the city for the VFW’s annual national convention. Our guest, Senior Vice Commander-in-Chief of the Veterans of Foreign Wars John A. Biedrzycki, Jr., a Pittsburgh named who’ll become the organization's new national commander will address the work done by the VFW.


 

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