Veteran's Organizations

Veteran's Organizations of the Copper Country

If you are aware of another veteran organizations that is not listed or else recognize a change in leadership, please contact mike@coppercountry.com

Local Support Group

KeWEenaw CARE Corps
"Because We Care"
1000 Bluff Dr.
Houghton, MI  49931

Contact Person:
Dennis Korby, President
 

Veteran Organizations - Houghton/Keweenaw Counties
 

Veterans Counselor
Veterans Trust Fund
Lynn Israel
906-884-6204
Veterans Affair Office
Jim Klutts
906-482-0102
Near the airport
American Legion Alfred Erickson Post #186
Commander Frank Taucher Jr.
1308 W. Quincy Street
Hancock, MI 49930
Phone: 482-3570
American Legion Alfred Erickson Post Auxiliary #186
President Paulette Gedda
1311 Emery Street
Hancock, MI 49930
Phone: 482-6575
American Legion Clyde Johnson Post #230
Commander Pete Halley
P.O. Box 296
Ahmeek, MI 49901
Phone: 337-2146

Post Home
122 Stanton Avenue
Mohawk, MI 49950
Phone: 337-2286

American Legion Clyde Johnson Post Auxiliary #230
President JoAnn Lahti
P.O. Box 352
Ahmeek, MI 49901
Phone: 337-0272 or 289-4598



 
American Legion Ira Penberthy Post #61
Commander Art Sakkinen
57574 Rockland Street
Calumet, MI 49913
Phone: 337-3530
American Legion William Giroux Post #90
Commander Dan Judnich
454 4th Street
Lake Linden, MI 49945
Phone: 296-9283
American Legion William Giroux Post Auxiliary #90
President Bonnie Olli
50608 Bootjack Road
Lake Linden, MI 49945
Phone: 296-0384
American Legion Elmer J. Perkins Post #304
PO Box 11
South Range, MI 49963
Phone: 906-482-6608
 
American Legion Rheault Cavis Moilanen Post #291
PO Box 21,
Hubbell, MI  49934
Phone: 906-296-0849
American Legion Sauvola Post #265
19916 Schultz Rd
Chassell, MI  49916
Phone: 906-523-6150
 
Disabled American Veterans 115 (Chassell)
Commander John Manninen
Sixth Street
South Range, MI 49958
Phone: 483-3699
(serving veterans in Baraga, Houghton, Keweenaw & Ontonagon Counties)
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary Post 115 (Chassell)
Commander Ida Saarela
36608 Tapiola Road
Chassell, MI 49916
Phone: 523-4118
(serving veterans in Baraga, Houghton, Keweenaw & Ontonagon Counties)
Marine Corps League Keweenaw Detachment 1016
P.O. Box 354 (this is the official address)
South Range, MI, 49963
Paul Smigowski
51760 Seeburg Drive
Calumet, MI 49913
Phone: 296-0204
smigpd@gmail.com
(serving veterans in Baraga, Houghton, Keweenaw & Ontonagon Counties)


 
Military Order Purple Heart
Copper Country Chapter 789
& Ladies Auxiliary Unit 789
PO Box 402
Chassell, Michigan 49916
Phone: (906) 523-6289
Meetings for Purple Heart receipients, Associates, and Auxiliary members meet quarterly on last Monday in April, July, Sept, 2nd Monday in Dec at 7 pm at the Chassell VFW Hall
(
Serving the Combat Wounded, KIA families and honorable service veterans in Baraga, Houghton, Keweenaw & Ontonagon Counties)
VFW CLK Post 3900 Auxiliary (Calumet)
President Carole Morris
26628 Larch Street
Calumet, MI 49913
Phone: 337-0275
VFW CLK Post 3900 (Calumet)
Commander Paul Remali
Calumet, MI 49913
Phone: 337-1393  or 337-1466
 
VFW Post #6507 Auxiliary (Chassell)
President Ruth Huuki
Rt 1 Box 184
Baraga, MI 49908
Phone: 353-6465
VFW Post #6507 (Chassell)
42103 Wilson Memorial Drive
Chassell, MI  49916
Phone: 906-481-6200
 
VFW Range Post #6165 Auxiliary (South Range)
President Penny Ziemer
P.O. Box 37
South Range, MI 49963
Phone: 487-9780

 
VFW Ranger Post #6165 (South Range)
Commander Bob Weldon
44969 Baltic Ave
South Range, MI 49963
Phone: 482-1105
VFW Hall
Baltic Avenue, South Range, MI 49963
Phone: 482-8477(lounge)
VFW Post 4624 (Lake Linden/Hubbell) (Copper Ingot) - Commander Ken Junttonen
52178 Duncan Ave.
PO Box 51
Hubbell, MI  49934
Phone:
296-5801
VFW Hall - M-26, Hubbell, MI 49934
VFW Post 6028 (Bay)
119 4th Street
Dollar Bay, MI  49922



 

Veteran Organizations - Baraga/Ontonagon Counties
 

American Legion Post 444
505 Superior Avenue
Baraga, MI 49908
Phone: (906) 353-6235
American Legion William McGlue Post #144
PO Box 36
L'Anse, MI  49946
Phone: 906-5247746
American Legion Trombley-Pulkas Post #494
16893 Gardner Rd
Trout Creek, MI  49967
Phone: 906852-3654
American Legion Nonesuch Post #462
PO Box 787
White Pine, MI  49971
Phone: 906-882-6070
 
American Legion Milton G. Preiss Post #92
PO Box 342
Rockland, MI  49960
Phone: 906-884-4667
American Legion Ewen Post #41
PO Box 212
Ewen, MI  49925
 
American Legion Desrosier-Windnagle Post #562
PO Box 411
Bergland, MI  49910
Phone: 906-575-3400
 
Disabled American Veterans 115 (Chassell)
Commander John Manninen
Sixth Street
South Range, MI 49958
Phone: 483-3699
(serving veterans in Baraga, Houghton, Keweenaw & Ontonagon Counties)
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary Post 115 (Chassell)
Commander Ida Saarela
36608 Tapiola Road
Chassell, MI 49916
Phone: 523-4118
(serving veterans in Baraga, Houghton, Keweenaw & Ontonagon Counties)
Marine Corps League Keweenaw Detachment 1016
P.O. Box 354
South Range, MI, 49963
Paul Smigowski
51760 Seeburg Drive
Calumet, MI 49913
Phone: 296-0204
smigp@up.net
(serving veterans in Baraga, Houghton, Keweenaw & Ontonagon Counties)


 
Military Order Purple Heart
Copper Country Chapter 789
& Ladies Auxiliary Unit 789
PO Box 402
Chassell, Michigan 49916
Phone: (906) 523-6289
Meetings for Purple Heart receipients, Associates, and Auxiliary members meet quarterly on last Monday in April, July, Sept, 2nd Monday in Dec at 7 pm at the Chassell VFW Hall
(
Serving the Combat Wounded, KIA families and honorable service veterans in Baraga, Houghton, Keweenaw & Ontonagon Counties)
VFW Post #6507 Auxiliary (Chassell)
President Ruth Huuki
Rt 1 Box 184
Baraga, MI 49908
Phone: 353-6465
VFW Post 3897 (John C. Sands)
105 N. Front St.
L"Anse, MI 49946
Phone: 906-524-6246
 
VFW Post 7646 (Kinnunen-Sutinen)
Alston Ave
Pelkie, MI  49958
Phone: 906-338-2121
VFW Post 5600 (Lake of the Clouds)
915 River Street
Ontonagon, MI  49953
Phone: 906-884-2449
VFW Post 4167 (Lake Superior)
101 VFW Rd
Mass City, MI 49948
Phone:  906-883-3278
VFW Post 9345 (Henry A. Holappa)
E. M-38
Bruce Crossing, MI 49912