The purpose of the Veterans Commission is to recognize the contributions of Tinley Park residents who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States; to assist veterans in preserving their rights in obtaining benefits from various governmental agencies by cooperating with the agencies for the benefit of the veterans; and to educate the citizenry as to the accomplishments and contributions of veterans.
Bill McNellis - Commander, American Legion Post 615
Fred Cagle - Commander, V.F.W. Post 2791
Jim Hudik - Commander, V.F.W Post 2791
Bill Porter - Commander, American Legion Post 615
Eva J. Reyes
The Veterans Commission meets at 7 p.m. the second Wednesday of each month in the Kallsen Center at Tinley Park Village Hall, 16250 S. Oak Park Ave. Agendas, minutes and meeting presentations are posted on the Village website.
Deployed Soldier Form
The Village of Tinley Park is grateful to local soldiers serving in the military and is seeking information on them so they can officially be welcomed home when on leave or returning.
Local Veterans Groups
American Legion Post 615
Veterans of Foreign Wars (V.F.W.) Post 2791
Korean War Veterans Association
Marine Corp League
For information on auxiliary and motorcycle units contact the corresponding veterans group.
- United States Department of Defense
- NARA, Military Personnel Records
- Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs
- U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
- Honor Flight Chicago Application