ELI LAMAR WHITELEY
POST NO. 228,
THE AMERICAN LEGION
Next meeting is October 15th at 3:00 pm at The Oaks, 301 Del Webb Blvd (located in the same building as the Sun City Legacy Golf Pro Shop), Georgetown, Texas
All Female Color Guard!
Memorial Day Poppy sales raised $534.00. With this and the money already donated we will be able to buy a fine grill and have a great picnic for the veterans in the home in Temple. The picnic is on 14 July. More info later
See the Upcoming Events page for Legion and Auxillary activities!
Veterans and survivors have filed more than 500,000 toxic exposure-related benefits claims under the PACT Act - benefits will be back-dated to August of 2022 if a claim is approved under the PACT ACT - see https://www.va.gov/opa/pressrel/pressrelease.cfm?id=5877
The children of Eli Lamar Whiteley joined the post for the August 21, 2022 meeting and Hot Dog social.
American Legion Post 228 Honor Flight - May 2022
Front row left: Larry Mladek, Sam Dolson, Leo Cordato, Ali McGraw, Lucy Gill, Mike Miller, Bob Herwig, Charles Brock, Chas Cresch, Art Wert, Bennie Hardin, John Kucher,
Back row from left: Tom Bigley, Gary Dennett, Richard Hendley, Ed Quillen, Robert Simmons, Richard Gill, Mike Vallow, Jim Watters, Frank Rauch, John Carovello
American Legion Post 228 lady veterans meet one Saturday a month for coffee and fellowship.