Post No. 8180
Military Order of the Cooties, Grand of the Pacific Pup Tent #8 named the "Chokum Chingo's" meaning 'Little Friends' in Korean. The pup tent was chartered on 7 December 1991 and holds Scratches the 2nd Saturday of every month at 1330 hours in the post home.
Originated in 1964, Chartered 14 Dec 1970. Painting depicts Captain Lewis L. Millett charging up Hill 180, our post's name being “Hill 180 Memorial Post” when chartered. The charter changed in 2010 following the death COL Millett to “Colonel Lewis L. Millett Hill 180 Memorial Post”.
Febuary 7, 1951, Osan AB, Republic of Korea - Hill 180 was the scene of Captain Lewis Millett's 27th Infantry "Wolfhounds" Easy Company's heroic bayonet charge that earned Captain Millett the Medal of Honor presented to him at the White House on July 5, 1951.
Tuskegee Airmen Wall Dedicated to all Tuskegee Airmen, especially honoring our posts Tuskegee Airman MSgt (Ret) James 'Jim' T. Price. Ceremony held at Post Home on Armed Forces Day 17 May 2008. Jim Price passed away 20 July 2008.
VFW Memorial flower honoring service member sacrafices. Among all the flowers that evoke memories and emotions of war is the red poppy, which became associated with war after publication of Col. John McCrae's "In Flander's Field".
Honoring commitments and sacrifices of prisoners of war and missing in action. One of the 6 days by law the black POW/MIA flag shall be flown over federal facilities and cemeteries, post offices and military installations.
Chartering organization for local Boy Scout Troop 86 and the Cub Scout Pack. We also work closely with the local Girl Scouts. The Scouts participate in all of our major activities, to include Hill 180 Ceremony, Buddy Poppy and the Armed Forces Day Parade.
A 2-day festival hosted by the Songtan Chamber of Commerce to celebrate the friendship between the ROK and the United States. Post 8180 participates providing food at our VFW booth complimenting the live music, dance and martial arts during this family friendly event.
VFW Post 8180 participates in the Annual Osan Air Base Air Power Day held on the Osan AB flightline. The post provides “American Style” food booths to help raise money for the post in support of the many Post community support programs.
A large collection of photos and albums in our Photo Gallery of our Facebook group page.