Veterans of Foreign Wars Department of Washington
Claude Owens Award - Hospital Volunteer of the Year


Each year, the Department of Washington takes pride in recognizing our veterans' incredible efforts across the state. It's crucial to annually honor an exemplary comrade who significantly contributes to the well-being of our hospitalized veterans. This prestigious award seeks to highlight the dedication and hard work of individuals within our organization who exemplify the spirit of service, following the exemplary path of Claude Owens. His legacy of caring and service for our hospitalized veterans sets a high standard for all.
About Claude Owens

Claude Owens was a beacon of dedication and service within the Veterans of Foreign Wars, known for his unwavering commitment to hospitalized veterans. His approach to service, characterized by a vibrant zest for life, has left a lasting impact, inspiring many to contribute positively to the lives of our veterans. This award honors those who continue his remarkable legacy through their selfless volunteer work in hospitals and Veterans homes.
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