October 2022 Newsletter

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Our next regularly scheduled meeting will be held at the Post’s new location 308 W 7th St Columbia (Memorial Building) Tuesday, October 4th 6:00 pm. Meal will be served for a $5.00 cost.

Hal Holcomb won the small jackpot of $26.55

By not being present at the meeting, John Harville missed out on the opportunity to win the big jackpot of $332.00, Robert Boersma missed out on the half pot of $166.00 by not being present.  James Long was not present and missed out on the quarter pot of $83.00.  It pays to attend monthly meetings as Author Ankrum was present and walked away with $83.00.  . 

SICK CALL: Post members on sick call are Don Richardson, Robert P. Norman, Jimmy Hill, William T. Wall, Frank McBride. Wayne Roberts, Jimmy Lee, Archie Steen Jr, Larry Jones, Larry Watts, Oscar Crouch, Ray Dye, and Jimmy Rogers

Post 19 Website:  Encourage other members to view their newsletter on the website. legionpost19.com

New Members: None

Need Help: If you can help with Military Honors as a flag folder, contact Donny Walters at (931) 215-5581

Guests: None 

Post Everlasting: 01/2022 Larry Walters a 53-year member had passed away, 08/03/2022 Raymond Moss a 4-year member, 08/16/22 Robert Tillis a 25-year member 

FLAGS FOLDED: 08/08/2022 Ryan Pertile, 08/10/2022 Charles Williams, 08/14/2022 Leland Anderson, 08/26/2022 Paul Kincaid and Melvin Bennet

Our Membership: Membership began on July 1st. Dues are $50.00 and can be paid online, by mail or here at the post.  

Comments: Please carry membership applications with you. Try to recruit at least one new member this
year. Tell your friends about Post 19, Squadron 19, and Auxiliary Unit 19, and American Legion Riders. Please encourage veterans and their eligible family members to join the Post 19 American Legion family.

Commander’s Message: A special thanks to everyone that attended the September meeting. Looking forward to seeing you for October 4th, 2022, meeting that will be held at the Memorial Building beginning at 6:00 pm.  Meal will be served.