current Post Commander & auxiliary president

Post Email Contacts

Commander              Rick Richard               email:
Sr. Vice CMDR         Conor Flaherty           email:
Jr/. Vice CMDR        Brad Henry                email:
Quartermaster           Steve Talley                 email:
Chaplain                   Aaron Green        
Trustee  1 Yr             Bob Johnson       
Trustee  2 Yr             Bob Estrada         
Trustee  3 Yr             Richard Vannoy         email:

Appointed Officers:
Judge Advocate         Bob Pitchford            email:
Adjutant                   Ray Kocaiencki          email:
Color Guard Capt.   Art Kleinhesselink      email:
Hospital Chm          Art KLeinhesselink     email:
Service Office           Maribel Talley
Surgeon                    Maribel Talley
House Committee    Larry Cain                 email:
Kitchen Chairman    Brian Chester            email:
Webmaster               Tiffany Ware              email:
Newsletter Editor     Richard Vannoy         email:

Post 3788's Sole Purpose:

The purpose of the Veterans of Foreign Wars are fraternal, patriotic, historical 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, whomsoever.


7785 Othello Avenue

San Diego, California 92111-3624

Phone: 858-277-5510

Fax: 858-277-5564

Canteen Hours:

Monday -Friday                              10:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Saturday                                         10:00AM to 10:00 PM      

Sunday                                           10:00 AM to 10:00 PM


Post Monthly Meetings:

Post Meeting                               3rd Thursday Each Month              7:00 PM

Auxiliary Meeting:                     3rd Tuesday Each Month                6:00 PM

House Committee Meeting        1st Monday Each Month                 5:00 PM

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