District VFW officers
Steven Jones (left) and John I. Wilson (right), have been elected to serve in offices for VFW District 9 this year. Jones will be the Senior Vice Commander and Wilson as chaplain. Jones is the current Commander of Troy VFW Post No. 8828 and Wilson is the post Chaplain. They assume district duties on June 15. Jones served in the U.S. Navy, Air National Guard and is a Vietnam veteran. Wilson served in the Korean War in the Iron Triangle region. He is a charter member of the Troy VFW Post and is a VFW Legacy Life member. The Troy Post will host the district meeting in July.