Veterans Service Organizations

Schenectady County is very proud to have a multitude of Veteran Service Organizations within our borders actively working in our community.  We welcome you to contact any listed below if you have an interest in being a part of one of these fine entities.
American Gold Star Mothers
Mary Ellen Jankowski, 494-4609
20 Stagecoach Road
Chestertown, NY 12827

American Legion
Schenectady Post 0021
Commander Frank T. Jeffes, 346-8014
1289 Dean St.
Niskayuna, NY 12309-5723

Scotia Post 1001
Commander Kurt von Maucher, 377-6611
326 Glen Avenue
Scotia, NY 12302

Post 1002
Commander David Nowak, 346-5554
1053 Parkwood Blvd.
Schenectady, NY 12308-2901

Broderick-Fuller-Nikola Post 1005
Commander Leonard Porcaro, 372-2161
951 Norwood Ave.
Schenectady, NY 12303-1223

Rotterdam Post 1091
Commander Ernie O. Lail, 869-6782
55 Fuller Terrace
Colonie, NY 12205-4024

Niskayuna Post 1092
Commander Joe Kelleher
1809 Union St.
Schenectady, NY 12309-6341
Post phone 382-1579

Van Curler Post 1485
Commander Ed Villano, 322-1701
315 Terrace Rd.
Rotterdam, NY 12306

Meetings at Polish American Veterans
942 Cutler St.
Schenectady, NY 12303

“E. J.” Knapik, 347-2121
Room 239
357 Kings Rd. – Schenectady, NY  12304

James Wilson
356 12th Avenue
Rotterdam, NY  12306

Disabled American Veterans
Lt. Vibert O. Fryer Chapter 88
Meetings held the first Tuesday of the month at 7pm
Rotterdam Senior Citizens Center
2639 Hamburg St, Rotterdam 12303
Contact:  Robert Becker, Service Officer 428-7793

Jewish War Veterans
Meetings held at Beth Israel Synagogue
2195 Eastern Ave.
Schenectady, NY 12309
Commander Irving Seligman


Marine Corps League, Electric City Detachment
Meetings held the first Thursday of the month at 7pm
Five Corners
Rotterdam, NY 12306
Contact: Bob Becker, 428-7793
Polish American Veterans
Meetings held the second Thursday of the month at 7:30pm
942 Cutler St.
Schenectady, NY  12303
Commander Steve Zebrowski

Purple Heart Veterans
Andrew Gefre, 295-7867
429 Delaware Avenue
Schenectady, NY 12306


Schenectady Veterans of WWII, Korea and Vietnam
714 Union St.
Schenectady, NY

Student Veterans of America
78 Washington Ave.
Schenectady, NY 12305


TREA:  The Retired Enlisted Assn.
Five Corners
Rotterdam, NY 12306
Contact: Robert Harris, 441-5496

Tri-County Council of Vietnam Veterans
237 Osborne Rd.
P. O. Box 11100
Albany, NY 12210

Veterans Miracle Center
10 Interstate Ave.
Colonie, NY 12205

Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)
Post 357
1309 Fifth Ave.
Schenectady, NY 12303
Phone 382-8363
Commander Chuck Shannon
Contact: Robert Shave, 372-7596

Hilderbrandt-Davis Post 1895
609 Draper Ave
Schenectady, NY 12306
Phone 382-1669
Ginger Kusek, 478-1307

Post 4660
Larry Zeglen
Robert Bishop, 399-9249
John Jankowy, 399-9053





William H. Frank, Jr.

797 Broadway
Schenectady, New York 12305-2704
(518)377-2423 (p)
Hours: 9am - 4pm, M-F