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John Hamilton E. Jr.

National Commander

VFW Magazine

HQ Phone: (816) 756-3390

Email: j***@***.org

VFW Magazine

406 West 34Th Street Suite 514

Kansas City, Missouri 64111

United States

Company Description

Created as a 501(c) (3) not-for-profit organization, the VFW Foundation offers or supports numerous programs that directly aid veterans, people on active duty in the Armed Forces and their families all over the world. Programs include Unmet Needs, which h... more

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Employment History

National Commander
Veterans Assistance Foundation Inc

Affiliations

Member of the Military Order
Cootie Depot

PARK †City Councilman
Dilley Funeral Service

Board Member
VFW Magazine

Board of Trustees
Area Agency of Aging for Area 5

Board of Trustees
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Education



Georgia Military Academy



Georgia Military Institute

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VFW News » Casey Joyce Post 4380

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"The VFW recognizes that the Pentagon has tough decisions to make about its budget, but the proposals in this year's budget breaks faith with our volunteers by further burdening our military retirees and our military families," said John E. Hamilton, who leads the 2 million-member VFW and its Auxiliaries.

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"The VFW has worked diligently over the past year to build consensus among other veterans' groups and education advocates to ensure we provide student-veterans with quality consumer information and consumer protections when they seek to use their earned GI Bill benefits," said VFW National Commander John Hamilton, a combat wounded Vietnam veteran.


VFW VETERANS’ EDUCATION BILL PASSES SENATE » Casey Joyce Post 4380

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"The VFW has worked diligently over the past year to build consensus among other veterans' groups and education advocates to ensure we provide student-veterans with quality consumer information and consumer protections when they seek to use their earned GI Bill benefits," said VFW National Commander John Hamilton, a combat wounded Vietnam veteran.


Student Veterans of America

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SVA's executive director was honored to speak at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Southern Conference over the weekend in Williamsburg, VA. State commanders attended as well as VFW National Commander John Hamilton.


The World War One Centennial Commission - World War I Centennial

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Commissioner John E. Hamilton

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John E. Hamilton was appointed Adjutant General of the Veterans of Foreign Wars in 2013. Prior to that appointment, Hamilton served as Commander-in-Chief of the VFW. He has been a member of the VFW for some 40 years.
A third-generation U.S. Marine, Hamilton served in the Corps from 1968-1970 including a tour in Vietnam. His decorations include the Purple Heart (3 awards) and two Gold stars, Combat Action Ribbon, National Defense Service medal, Vietnam Service Medal with two bronze stars, Republic of Vietnam Meritorious Unit Citation gallantry Cross Color, Republic of Vietnam Unit Citation Civil Actions Color (First Class) and the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal.
Hamilton joined the VFW in 1974 at Post 7909 in Jacksonville, Fla. where he maintains his life membership. He has served the VFW in many leadership positions including the National Council of Administration from 1989-1991, and as State Commander from 1987-1988. Hamilton graduated with honors from Georgia Military Institute in 1967. He worked as a professional wrestler throughout the United States and the world for 15 years as Johnny Montana, (also known as "Dr. Death") along with other names and identities. Hamilton is a member of the Military Order of the Cootie, Military Order of the Purple Heart, Disabled American Veterans, American Legion, and Marine Corps League.
He was appointed to the Commission by the Veterans of Foreign Wars.


“It was a unique honor that ...

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“It was a unique honor that we hope will further our government’s effort to return unaccounted-for American servicemen home to their families,â€� said VFW Senior Vice Commander John E. Hamilton, who was accompanied by VFW Adjutant General Allen F. “Gunnerâ€� Kent. Â

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Hamilton is nearing the end of a three-week, fact-finding mission to the Far East.
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In Beijing, Hamilton met with the U.S. Deputy Chief of Mission Robert Wang and the U.S. defense attaché, Air Force Brig.
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Hamilton said the archivists were very helpful in answering his questions, plus he was able to tour any part of the facility without restriction.

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