For all American Legion members, please take a moment to look at the attached newsletter for this month as there are proposed bylaw changes.
Since our charter in 1931, our American Legion Post #519, Jewel Buckman, has been welcoming VETERANS from all branches of our armed forces. Today, we continue to welcome all military personnel serving our country. Joining our post enables you to continue service your God, country and community. Our mission is to implement the goals, aspirations, dreams, peace and blessing four our country, friends and families embodied in our preamble below.
To all have served our country; thank you.
For God and country we associate ourselves together 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 one hundred percent Americanism;
To preserve the memories and incidents of our associationsin 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 the masses;
To make right the master of might;
To promote peace and goodwill on earth;
To safeguard and transmit to posterity the principles of justice, freedom and democracy;
To consecrate and sanctify our comradeship by our devotion to mutual helpfulness.