VFW Post 1503 is Named after Lieutenant General Lewis Burwell "Chesty" Puller who was an officer in the United States Marine Corps. To date he is the most decorated United States Marine in history. Puller was the only Marine to receive five Navy Crosses; the United States Navy's and Marine's second highest decoration after the Medal of Honor. He was legendary not only for his military exploits, but also for the caring and friendliness he provided his troops. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps for 38 years and retired from the Corps in 1955 spending the rest of his life in Virginia. Born on June 26th, 1898 and passed away October 11th, 1971.
Lt General Puller's other decorations include:
Distinguished Service Cross (Army)
Silver Star (Army)
Legion of Merit with "V" device
1 Gold Star
Bronze Star with "V" device
Air Medal w 2 Gold Stars
14631 Minnieville Road Dale City, VA 22193
M: 12pm-11pm T: 12pm-12am W:  12pm-11pm Th: 12pm-12am F: 12pm-12:30am Sat: 9am-12:30am Sun: 9am-7pm Post 1503 is open every day of the year except Christmas. Hours are subject to change and may be shortened or extended at the discretion of the Manager on duty.