Honors and awards


Various Honors and Awards are available each year that recognize individuals, an AMVETS Post, an AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary, or a civilian firm for the greatest service and dedication to all Veterans and/or the AMVETS organization. For your convenience, links have been provided to PDF versions of the respective application forms for you to download and print within this list.


HONORS & AWARDS SPONSOR
Commander's Award AMVETS Department of Illinois
Post of the Year AMVETS Department of Illinois
Outstanding Individual Recognition Award AMVETS Department of Illinois
Outstanding Firm Recognition Award AMVETS Department of Illinois
Outstanding AMVET of the Year Award AMVETS Department of Illinois
Post AMVET of the Year Award AMVETS Department of Illinois
Peter J McKiernan Memorial Hospital Award Ted Knusman Post #13
Scout Achievement Award "Post" AMVETS Philip Carpenter Post #66
Scout Achievement Award "Individual" AMVETS Philip Carpenter Post #66
Boy Scout Award AMVETS Crete Memorial Post #84
Explorer Scout Award AMVETS Crete Memorial Post #84
Bill Kipp SR Memorial Membership Award AMVETS Department of Illinois
Thomas J McDonough Memorial Membership Award AMVETS Colin Kelly Post #17
AMVETS Membership Award PNC James King
Irwin F Hayden Memorial Blood Donor Award AMVETS Colin Kelly Post #17
Americanism Award PDC Bob and PNP Debby Dant
American Essay AMVETS Department of Illinois
Francis Swinnen Award Ben Flerlage


The purpose of the Honors and Awards is to recognize an individual, a Post, Auxiliary, or civilian firm for the greatest service(s) to Veterans and/or AMVETS. The AMVETS Department of Illinois recognizes its AMVETS members, AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary members, non-AMVET members, corporate sponsors, and civilians with various Honors & Awards each year.


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