Edmonds-based VFW Post 8870 on Tuesday installed its newly elected officers, who will assume their year-long terms in June. Members of the Post were installed by District 1 Past Commander Jim Traner, who is also a Past Commander of Post 8870.
Jim Blossey was installed as Commander, and will begin his second year in that position. Under Blossey’s leadership, the Post has experienced growth in membership and played an active role in supporting the community’s initiative in establishing the Edmonds City Veterans Plaza.
The newly installed officers for VFW Post 8870 are:
Commander Jim Blossey
Senior Vice Commander Terry Crabtree
Junior Vice Commander Chris Edwards
Quartermaster Dennis Peterson
Chaplain Fred Apgar
Judge Advocate Don Stapleton
First Year Trustee Mike Denton
Third Year Trustee Jim McCann