Teamwork ~ Leadership ~ Commitment

Our Post is located at 168 Leahy Street in Crane, Indiana. We received our Charter on 21st day of September 1956 and are named in honor of Henry Dwyer.

We host an Auxiliary Charter,  Honor Guard, and Canteen. We have an ATM machine for your convenience.

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Join us as brothers and sisters of America to preserve the rights of veterans and support each other as only those who share in the camaraderie forged by conflict can. 


New Food Menu is posted under the gallery tab and was also posted on our facebook page Henry Dwyer VFW Post 9297.
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Membership Details

As yesterday's defenders of freedom...

 ...we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group.

WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, Persian Gulf War, Kosovo, War in Afghanistan, War in Iraq, War on Global Terror and other Peace-Keeping Expeditionary Campaigns throughout the globe.

Assistance & Benefits

Assistance & Benefits

The Veterans of Foreign Wars is dedicated

 to supporting those who sacrifice so much for this country, veterans, service members in the US Armed Forces, and their families and continues to be a voice for returning and currently deployed service members and their families.

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Important Info for Post9297 Members

Money Raffle

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Community BBQ/FIreworks

The membership of the Henry Dwyer VFW Post 9297 in Crane Indiana would like to invite you to a community pitch-in BBQ dinner and Fireworks on Saturday June 30th, 2018. The community BBQ dinner will begin at 6:00 pm, please bring a side dish and your appetite for the Post will supply the Hamburgers and Hot Dogs. A DJ and activities will occupy the time until our Fireworks show at sunset. We hope to see you there!

National News

Important info from National VFW

UNTUCKit and NASCAR's Chase Elliott Team Up to Benefit VFW

NEW YORK - UNTUCKit, one of the fastest-growing retail brands in the United States, announced today the launch of the Chase Elliot...

House Unanimously Passes Blue Water Navy Veterans Act!

WASHINGTON - The national commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States is saluting the U.S. House of Representat...



"That the purpose of this Corporation shall be fraternal, patriotic, historical, charitable, and educational: to preserve and strengthen comradeship among its members; to assist worthy comrades; to perpetuate the memory and history of our dead; and to assist their widows and orphans; to maintain true allegiance to the Government of the United States of America, and fidelity to its Constitution and laws; to foster true patriotism; to maintain and extend the institutions of American freedom, and to preserve and defend the United States from all her enemies."