VFW POST 5061
Family Friendly Post Serving Veterans and their Families
Our Veterans Photo Gallery
Jim Kruse, USN
Operation Iraqi Freedom
Jose Tafoya, USA
Photo taken when Jose was 20 years old. He was a staff Sergeant.
Lee Bonney, USMC
Lee was a marine.
Joe Gomez, USA
Joe was 24 years old when he joined.
Bernie Nielson, USAF
Boot camp picture taken at Lackland AFB, San Antonio, TX, August 1966.
Manuel Sais, USA
Manual was in the Army. He is currently the Post Chaplain.
Bob Armstrong, USN
While visiting Japan, this stray dog followed Bob all around the city.
Gary Williamson, USA
Gary is the Post's Service Officer
Paul Gomez, SR, USA
Paul was a communications specialist.
Harvey Nakayama, USA
Harvey was a bronze star recipient. He was a combat medic.
Steve Coca, USN
Steve is the Post's Senior Vice Commander
Rob Trueblood, USA
Rob was a bronze star recipient.
Frank Sommers, USA
Frank is volunteer bartender at the Post.
Pat Downey, USA
This photo was taken in front of his mother's house the day he deployed. It was also his mother's birthday.
Benny Cordova, USN
Benny enjoys watching the Broncos games at the Post
Terry Thill, USN
Terry was 17 when he joined. He was a sailor on the USS Hornet and Kitty Hawk. At one point his ship successfully retrieved a manned space capsule.
Joe Vigil, USN
Joe was a crew member of the USS Aulick which was struck by 5 Kamikaze aircraft. Joe was thrown with schrapinel in his back. After 2 days in a liftraft, he was rescued and recovered from his injuries.
Reuben Gomez, USA
Reuben was an artillery battery commander (captain).
Duane Johnson, USA
Duane is former District 1 Commander. He is currently the Post's Judge Advocate.
Dave Salazar, USAF
He was a Communications specialist working with the Army.
Korean War Era
Alvie was a colonel.
Cory Asimus, USMC
Operation Enduring Freedom
Cory is the son of Dan Asimus, president of the Auxiliary.
Felix Martinez, USN
Felix is the father of Bernadette Sannino. Bernadette is the Auxiliary's Jr VP.
This photo taken in 1944. Member, Rob Trueblood's father.
Fred Valdez, USN
Photo taken on the USS Denver
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