Commander's Welcome

Welcome to American Veterans Post 2006 in Milford Michigan. This Post was chartered in March of 2006 for the purpose of providing an organization that includes all military veterans who were honorably discharged from 1942 through present day. The Post includes a majority of Veterans who otherwise would not be able to join other Veterans Service Organizations (VSO’s) due to eligibility requirements. Peacetime and Cold War Veterans are examples of those Veterans we welcome and encourage to be part our Post.

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Since our charter, the Post has grown from an initial membership of 15, to a present day number of 165. Our members are enjoying the camaraderie of other veterans, while supporting projects and functions designed to support veterans, veteran’s families, and the community.


Thank you for visiting our website. Should you have additional questions about our Post feel free to notify us via our contact page.

A Look Ahead

24 Jun

25 Jun

Great Lakes Family Restaurant

7:00 AM - 9:00 AM

1 Jul

2 Jul

Great Lakes Family Restaurant

7:00 AM - 9:00 AM

8 Jul

Commander's E-Blast

Commander, Joseph M. Salvia
Commander, Joseph M. Salvia

June Executive Board Meeting

June 21
We will meet in the OLD MILL 2 of
Bakers of Milford
Discussions will focus on
our direction for the new year
Food can be order from the menu
Please note the location change.
Joe Salvia,
Post Commander

June General Membership Meeting

 June 22

(4th Tuesday)

Will be held at the

VFW Post 9914

3200 N. Duck Lake Rd, Highland MI. (North of M-59)

Please attend as your input is important!!

We will do our best to have a safe meeting.

If you are sick, or worried about COVID, please stay home.

Joe Salvia,
Post Commander


Independence Day Parade

Invitation  to AMVETS

The Milford Fourth of July is definitely on despite rumors that it may have had to be cancelled.  This year, The Huron Valley Chamber of Commerce, MI Abilities, Inc. and AMVETs Post 2006 have been invited to serve as co-sponsors to assist the Milford Historical Society.

Serving as a Co-Chair on Parade Committee, I suggested that we make a strong effort to encourage our veterans and active military to join in the Parade.  As we have missed the Memorial Day parade for 2 years due to the pandemic, the Fourth of July Parade gives us a chance for the community express their appreciation for our service.  Our independence and continued freedom is a result of all who served.

Therefore, I invite your participation in the Milford 4th of July Parade and look forward to your response. If you have a uniform please wear it.  If you have a military vehicle, please bring it to show it off!   We are finally free from restrictions and can really enjoy this day!

The Parade will take place on Sunday July 4th, starting promptly at 11:00am.  Veterans will assemble and line-up at 10:00am  in the Parking lot on the Northwest Corner of Commerce and Main Street next to Charlies Still on Main Restaurant and Bar.  The Color Guard and the Veterans group will leave the lot promptly at 11:00 am. It will be a short walk as the Parade will turn into Central Park this year.

Click on the following link for a parade application for military vehicles.   This application must be filled out and returned no later than June 29th.  Send completed forms to

Please join us in making the Milford Annual 4th of July parade. Your participation will definitely help to make it a great patriotic event for our community.

Joe Salvia, Commander

AMVETs Post 2006

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Storm Advisory

Henry Storm, United States Navy (Ret)
Henry Storm, United States Navy (Ret)

I would like to introduce you to the Veteran Facilitator website that Ed Ruckle, a retired U.S. Airforce veteran and Post member, created and maintains.

We encourage you to view the many articles, blogs, and videos, as well as obtaining assistance by using the "Start a Chat with Me" link found in the lower left hand corner of the page. You will also have the opportunity to sign up to receive Ed’s by-weekly newsletter and enjoy a weekly Veterans Coffee Zoom meeting each Thursday at 1600 hours.

Click the Image below to enter the Veteran Facilitator website

            Ed Ruckle, Retired United States Air Force
Ed Ruckle, Retired United States Air Force

Welcome Post 2006 members from Ed Ruckle

Hello from Open Channels

I'm thrilled you are here! Thank you for being part of our passion to help other Veterans and service members.

If you are looking to keep current on the latest happenings in and around the VA and learn how to improve your patient experience, you have come to the right place!.

Visit: Veterans Facilitator, and help you and other Veterans in obtaining and improving health care at VA facilities, while keeping Veterans current on the latest VA programs and technologies used by the  VA.

Thanks again!

Ed Ruckle
Retired, Air Force Veteran

Click the Image below to enter the Veteran Facilitator website

Our motto is, "Have Fun and Do Good Things"

Veteran's Coffee

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Great Lakes Family Restaurant
7AM - 9AM

Board Meeting

3rd Monday
of the month

Comeback Inn

6:00PM - 7:00PM

General Membership Meeting

4th Tuesday
of the month

At VFW Post 9914

7:00PM - 9:00PM

Veteran's Coffee

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Americus Coney & Grill
7AM - 9AM

AMVETS Social Night at the VFW

Social Night
2nd Wednesday
at VFW Post #9914
6:30PM until ??

Veteran's Coffee

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Great Lakes Family Resturant
7AM -  9AM