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Gloucester VFW post commander named All-American Commander

Patrick Pratt, commander of Veterans of Foreign Wars’ Post 8252, Gloucester, was one of only 198 VFW post commanders worldwide to earn the title of All-American Commander, according to a release from the VFW of the U.S.

To achieve this honor, post commanders must meet strict requirements in their role to include exceptional leadership, authentic accomplishment in membership growth and strong support of VFW core programs, the release stated.

“The All-American Commanders have attained this coveted title through outstanding achievements in membership growth and participation in VFW programs,” said VFW National Commander Keith E. Harman. “They are a fine example of VFW leadership. Their hard work and dedication to the mission and values of our organization has rightly earned them this great honor.”

The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. is the nation’s largest and oldest major war veterans organization. Founded in 1899, the congressionally-chartered...

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