Post 12162 – Pleasanton VFW Post

Post 12162 – Pleasanton VFW Post 12162

115 North Main Street
Pleasant, TX 78064

2nd Monday @ 7pm
Dues: $30.00
Chartered: 9/11/2017

Commander: Steven J Mueller
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Sr Vice Cmdr & Adjutant: Stephanie D. Pino
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Jr Vice Cmdr: Seth Setterberg
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Quartermaster: Alex Kight
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Chaplain: Alaxander DiCaro Jr
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Service Officer: Alberto Ornelas
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 Dist 20 at VFW Post 12162 Institution Pic 1 Dist 20 at VFW Post 12162 Institution Pic 2

Institution of VFW Pleasanton Post 12162

Texas VFW District 20 Supervision were present to witness the Institution of newly formed VFW Pleasanton Post 12162 by the Department Commander Eddie Torres and the Chief of Staff Larry Sanders in Pleasanton, Texas on Monday, September 11, 2017 at 7 PM. City Council were present for this historic event along with an ROTC unit that presented and posted the Colors. A Patriot’s Day Ceremony was accomplished by newly elected Commander Steve Mueller to commemorate that tragic event that happen on 9-11. Left Photo; State Commander Eddie Torres at podium with Chief of Staff Larry Sanders (left) and new Commander Steve Mueller (right) with rest of District 20 Officers. Right Photo; Newly Installed Officers of VFW Pleasanton Post 12162 starting with Commander Mueller in front with officers and members to left and right all way to the rear of column. A new era has begun for the good of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States.


Designation of Pleasanton High School a “Purple Heart School”


You are encouraged and invited to attend a ceremony at the Pleasanton High School in Pleasanton, Texas. Superintendent Matthew Mann will proclaim Pleasanton High School a “Purple Heart School” on Thursday November 9, 2017 at 7:30 AM.


7:30 am Pleasanton JROTC will march the Battalion into the Stadium and align them on east side of field behind hash marks facing west.

8:00 am UH60 Blackhawk Medivac Helicopter lands in practice field or parking lot on east side of stadium.

8:05 am Review of Cadet Battalion by Reviewing Officer

8:15 am Presentation of Colors and National Anthem

8:20 am Official designation of Pleasanton H..S. as Purple Heart School by the Military Order of the Purple Heart Department of Texas Sr. Vice Commander Jon Lunkwicz.

8:25 am Cadet Battalion executes Pass in Review in front of review stand and marches back to JROTC.

8:30 – 11:30 am National Guard recruiters available at helicopter to discuss Military, Medical and Aviation careers through the National Guard – available to students and classes.

The purpose is to honor those who serve in the military, veterans, those who have served in combat, and their families. We love to have other service members. All are welcomed who support our combat wounded!!!

Thursday, November 9th – 7:30am
Pleasanton High School
900 West Adams Street
Pleasanton, Texas 78064


Jon Lunkwicz
Sr. Vice Commander, Department of Texas Military Order of the Purple Heart
Adjutant/Finance Officer, Chapter 1513 Military Order of the Purple Heart
Mailing Address: PO Box 606 Grapevine, TX 76099
Tel: (972) 754-2230 | Fax: (469) 914-2626
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“A Greater love has no one than this, than someone lay down his life for his friends.”
John 1513