Join VFW Post 3137

Thank you for your interest in joining VFW Post 3137 – “The Post on the Coast”

There are 2 types of membership:

  • Regular Member for Veterans of Foreign Wars
  • Auxiliary Member for family Members of Veterans of Foreign Wars

For either membership you can also Transfer your membership to Post 3137.

icon_member_app_regularRegular Member – How to Join and What You’ll Need:

  1. Proof of Eligibility
    1. Copy of DD-214 or other supporting documentation
      Eligibility Information (To Obtain Veteran Records – See below)
    2. Copy of Current Membership (for membership transfers)
  2. Completed and Signed Application
    You can use our Regular Member Online Fillable PDF Application here or pick up an application at the post.
  3. Membership Dues
    Dues Vary by membership method selected (Annual Membership versus Life Membership – See page 2 of the Application for complete details and Life Member Fee schedule)
    Check or Cash preferred payment but can be processed on Credit Card
  4. Submit All the Above
    1. Drop off at VFW Post 3137 at 1004 Ocean Boulevard, Isle of Palms, SC 29451
    2. Mail to
      Post 3137 Walter N. Brownell Post
      Attn: Regular Membership
      PO Box 185
      Isle Of Palms, SC 29451-0185

icon_member_app_auxiliaryAuxiliary Member – How to Join and What You’ll Need:

  1. Proof of Eligibility
    1. Copy of DD-214 or other supporting documentation from sponsor
    2. Copy of Comrade sponsor’s VFW membership
      Eligibility Requirements for VFW Auxiliary Membership (To Obtain Veteran Records – See below)
    3. Copy of current membership (for membership transfers)
  2. Completed and Signed Application
    You can use our Auxiliary Member Online Fillable PDF Application here or pick up an application at the post.
  3. Membership Dues
    Dues Vary by membership method selected (Annual Membership versus Life Membership – See Application for complete details and Life Member Fee schedule)
    Check or Cash
  4. Submit All the Above
    1. Drop off at VFW Post 3137 at 1004 Ocean Boulevard, Isle of Palms, SC 29451
    2. Mail to
      Post 3137 Walter N. Brownell Post
      Attn: Auxiliary Membership
      PO Box 185
      Isle Of Palms, SC 29451-0185

icon_member_app_transfer_changeVFW Annual / Life Member Change Request

  1. Used for Post Transfer, Replacement Cards or Reporting Death
    1. Drop off at VFW Post 3137 at 1004 Ocean Boulevard, Isle of Palms, SC 29451
    2. Mail to
      Post 3137 Walter N. Brownell Post
      Attn: Membership Transfer / Change
      PO Box 185
      Isle Of Palms, SC 29451-0185

Obtain Veteran Records

Information on a veteran’s service record can be obtained by contacting:
National Archives and Records Administration
Phone: 1-866-272-6272
Online:

Another option to search for information / service records needed to apply for Auxiliary: