Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I order a JWV cap?

You can order a JWV cap from Keystone Uniform Cap Company by visiting Keystone Uniforms.

How can I order JWV apparel, poppies, pins, and other supplies?

JWV supplies can be ordered from our online store.

How can I transfer to another post?

All transfer requests should be made in writing. Please submit the Post Transfer Form to the JWV Membership Department, and the member’s new post should inform his/her former post of the transfer.

What is the JWV policy on the Sabbath and holy days?

Please see the JWV Manual of Ceremonies Part III for JWV’s policy on the Sabbath and holy days.

Meet Our Members!

Post/Command: Post 158 Old Dominion of Tidewater (effectively Southeast Virginia) Current Residence: Norfolk, VA Military Service dates: 1999-2019 (from 1995-1999 I was enlisted in the reserves while attending college) Member since year:  Oh, around about 2006’ish tried to work with the post in Jacksonville Florida, but nothing ever came of it. When and why did […]

When and why did you serve in the military? Back in 1993 I was twenty years old, working full-time as a cashier in a major supermarket while also going to school full-time. When I lost my job, I lost my means to pay for my education. So, I set out to find my next work […]

Member: Samuel Yudin Post: Post 786 Current Residence: Long Beach, CA Military Service: Iraq and Afghanistan Member Since Year: 2018 When and why did you serve in the military? My decision to join the military is a long, complicated story centered on many chance encounters and a confluence of events and ideas.  While in college, […]