© American Legion Post 15, Decatur, AL
AMERICAN LEGION POST 15
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2013 District Oratorical Contest Winner
Honoring The Fallen
Post 15 accepts top prize at 2013 Priceville Veteran’s Parade
Commander Cole visits with Veterans
Helping Veterans In The Community
American Legion Riders
Commander - Bill Cole
1st Vice Commander - George Krigbaum
2nd Vice Commander - Roger Groves
Adjutant - Becky Burney
Finance Officer - Chuck McClendon
Chaplain - Larry Sepanski
Sgt-at-Arms - Joe McCarrick
Sgt-at-Arms - Tony Robinson
Legal Officer - Ralph Terry
Communication Officer - Bob Branin
Americanism Chairman -
Disaster Chairman - George Marsh
Security Officer - Don Smith
Historian - Bob Stricklin
3 Year Trustee - Don Smith
3 Year Trustee - Morris Reagan
2 Year Trustee - James Larson
2 Year Trustee - Pat Volonino
1 Year Trustee - John Tinger
Finance Cmte, Chmn - Chuck McClendon
Athletic Cmte, Chmn - Becky Burney
Building Committee - Pat Volonino
Bingo Committee - Joel Sellers
Golf Committee, Ralph Terry
Join us every
Saturday at 6 PM
Music, Dancing, Snacks, and Door Prizes.
Every Friday at 7 PM.
The Post is conveniently located along highway 31 and offers spacious meeting and party rooms for every occasion. We have space available for seminars, reunions, receptions, or even a dance. Stop by and check us out or call 256-353-5501 for more details.
The Digital Dispatch is for local, department and national leaders of The American Legion.
Operation Comfort Warriors is a program dedicated to meeting the needs of wounded, injured or ill military personnel by providing them with comfort items not usually supplied by the government. OCW ensures that patients at U.S. military hospitals and warrior transition units are given items like sweat suits, DVDs, puzzles, electronic devices, books, calling cards and more. OCW also provides larger items such as ping pong tables, entertainment centers, computers, kayaks and other recreational goods for use by wounded warriors in common areas.
Smoke Free Building
'Every Day is Veterans Day' pin
During the 2012-2013 membership year, National Commander James E. Koutz will award his National Commander pin to any Legion family member who obtains a minimum of three headquarters post transfers, and also obtains an additional combination of 10 new members, renewals and headquarters post transfers to equal a combined number of 13.
A new member is defined as any eligible person joining for the 2013 membership year who was not a member of The American Legion during the 2012 membership year.
Veteran’s Day Parade and Memorial Ceremony
Post 15 played a big role in the 2013 Veteran’s Day Parade and memorial ceremony. Clockwise from upper left: Post 15 Commander Bill Cole was master of ceremonies; Post 15 parade float won 1st prize; Legion Riders Joe and Frances proudly representing the American Legion Family.
Post 15 lends a helping hand during the
2013 Warrior Week Fishing Tournament
It could pay to attend the
monthly Post meetings.
All members with paid 2013 dues will be entered in the lottery by membership number. If a member’s number is drawn at the monthly Post meeting, and they are present at the meeting, they will win $50. If the member is not present, that money will stay in the lottery and an additional $50 will be added for the next monthly meeting. New members will be eligible after their first meeting. All Post members with 2013 cards will be in the drawing, but you must be present to win.
Nov 2013 - $600 No Winner
Oct 2013 - $550 No Winner
Sep 2013 - $500 No Winner
Aug 2013 - $450 No Winner
Jul 2013 - $400 No Winner
Jun 2013 - $350 No Winner
May 2013 - $300 No Winner
Apr 2013 - $250 No Winner
Mar 2013 - $200 No Winner
Feb 2013 - $150 No Winner
Jan 2013 - $100 No Winner
Dec 2012 - $50 No Winner
Post 15 thanks local Veterans during Tut Fann Veterans Home Anniversary Party.
December 2013 - $650
Post 15 members and distinguished visitors had a wonderful time at the 2013 Veteran’s Day Dinner and Dance.