William Bradbury, District 9 commander, presented citations to William A. Thomas, commander, VFW Post 9459, Lisbon, and Palmer A. Hebert, commander, VFW Post 3335, Jay, for 100 percent membership for the 2005-06 year. From left are Bradbury, Thomas, state VFW Judge Advocate Gilbert Levesque, Hebert and Arthur J. Roy, District 9 membership chairman. District 9 is made up of posts in Auburn, Lewiston, Lisbon, Greene, South Paris, Canton, Rumford and Jay. Veterans from the war in Iraq have been joining the VFW. All veterans who served overseas and received a campaign ribbon are eligible to become members. For more information, contact Roy, membership chairman, at 784-6883 or AJRVFW@verizon.net.