June 8, 2023
100% Post Commander Membership Award
to David Hixon for 2022-2023
June 8, 2023
presented to VFW Post 12043
 October 26, 2022
Award to VFW on the Pumpkin Walk
Second Place to VFW Post 12043
Member Appreciation
 July 14, 2022

Commander presented Award of Appreciation to Bruce Boenning
for his
continued volunteer work at the Maricopa food pantry,
Veterans Transition Center, and HOHP. 
He is
averaging 101 hours plus 739 travel miles per month.

The commander also presented an Award of Appreciation to Keith McGlaughlin
for the many hours volunteered to assume the Post Quartermaster position
when the past Quartermaste
r became too ill to continue.



The commanders of the VFW and American Legion accepted a plaque
made by Lynise Grell entitled, "Some Gave All.” 
The plaque is mounted in the Veteran’s Center Meeting Room. 

US Marine's 247th Birthday was celebrated 
at the Post on November 10, 2023
The veterans attending cut the cake and devoured it quickly.