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9054 E. VETERANS PKWY-P.O.Box 79, YORKVILLE, Illinois

AMERICAN LEGION POST 489

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SONS OF THE LEGION

SQUADRON 489

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MEETINGS ARE HELD ON THE 4TH WEDNESDAY AT 7:00 PM

 

 2016 - 2017 OFFICERS

     Commander-   Fr. Bob Conard   

     Sr. Vice Commander- Kevin Podbevsek

    Jr. Vice Commander - Jake Mackowick

   Adjutant - Ron Tucek

   Finance Officer - Jerry Boyd

   Chaplain - Hayden Roesner

  Sgt At Arms - Mark Strandsberg

  Judge Advocate - Ron Tucek

All above officers may be contacted thru the American Legion

Post 489 at 630-553-7117

 

Are you a a son of a veteran? Would you like to join The American Legion? Check your local American Legion Post where you can find out your eligibility status and apply for membership in the world's largest veteran's organization. Complete the application and proudly become a SON OF THE LEGION.

Q: I am related to someone who served on active duty during one of the membership eligibilty dates. Can I join the Sons of The American Legion?

A: If your relative who served on active duty during one of the membership eligibility dates and is a member of The American Legion, you may join the Sons of The American Legion.

However, if the qualifying veteran is deceased you may join the appropriate organization, even if the qualifying veteran was not a member of The American Legion when living.

Preamble to the S.A.L. National Constitution

Proud possessors of a priceless heritage, we male descendants of veterans of the Great Wars, associate ourselves together as "Sons of The American Legion" for the following purposes:  To uphold and defend the Constitution of the United States of America; to maintain law and order; to foster and perpetuate a true spirit of Americanism; to preserve the memories of our former members and the associations of our members and our forefathers in the Great Wars; to inculcate a sense of individual obligation to the community, state and nation; to combat the autocracy of both the classes and masses; to make right the master of might; to promote peace and good will on earth; to safeguard and transmit to posterity the principles of justice, freedom and democracy; to consecrate and sanctify our friendship by our devotion to mutual helpfulness; to adopt in letter and spirit all of the great principles for which The American Legion stands; and to assist in carrying on for God and Country.

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