In Memory of Post Commander Tim Terrell

September 27, 2022 It’s with great sadness that we share the passing of Commander Tim Terrell.  If you’ve been to VFW Post 9545 in New Lenox more than once, you have probably met and talked to him.  Tim was a fantastic Commander and all-around great person.  He cared deeply about Post 9545 and constantly worked…

The Mike Toomey Christmas Show

Saturday, December 3, 2022 BE SURE TO WEAR YOUR FAVORITE UGLY CHRISTMAS SWEATER!! Join WGN TV Personality Mike Toomey and Friends for a night of irreverent Holiday Fun!!  It will be a night of “Audience Participation, Giveaways, and Guaranteed Laughs!!” Be Sure to Wear your Favorite Ugly Christmas Sweater!! Harry E. Anderson VFW Post 9545,…

Meatloaf Monday, October 17th. Dine-In or Carry Out

October 17, 2022 MEATLOAF MONDAY IS BACK!!! Every 3rd Monday of the month is Meatloaf Monday at VFW Post 9545.  Enjoy Homemade Meatloaf, REAL mashed potatoes & gravy, vegetables, and bread with butter.  Deserts are available for $3. Dine-in the bar, or carry-outs are available.  All dinners are $15.  Dinner starts @ 4 pm and goes…

DAV Service Officer at Post 9545

Tuesday, October 4, 2022   VFW Post 9545 is pleased to announce that Jim Daugharty, DAV Service Officer will be at our Post on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month WITH THE EXCEPTION OF holidays to help process your VA claims.  His hours are from 8:30 am-11:30 am. If you have questions or need to…

Slot Lovers

  HEY SLOT LOVERS!!! Like to Play the Slots?  Come out to VFW Post 9545 and try to win $500 on a single spin.  While you are there, check out our “FREQUENT PLAYER CLUB!”  Just come in and play the machines and ask the bartender for a Frequent Player Club Card. When you play, the…

Post 9545 History

History The Harry E. Anderson Post 9545 Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States was established on July 19th, 1947. The Ladies Auxiliary was established on November 30th of the same year. The Post was named after Corporal Harry E Anderson, United States Marine Corps, who was the first casualty of World War II…