WHAT'S HAPPENING !!!!
The regular monthly meetings of the Post will be held on the second Thursday of each month at 11:00 a.m.
The only change will be the meeting place. We will now hold all meetings at the Derby Veterans Memorial Building at the corner of Atwater and Seymour Avenues.
The Post Home on Caroline Street has been sold.
ARMED FORCED DAY LUNCHEON
Vice Commander Ray Gagne poses with Barbara Wong
Post # 24 was well represented at the annual Armed Forces Day luncheon. The event was held Friday May 18, 2012 at the Aqua Turf Restaurant in Southington, CT.
The National Commander of the American Legion Fang Wong was the featured speaker.
Several Post # 24 members had an opportunity to speak with the Commander and his wife Barbara following the program.
Post # 24 "Elder Statesman" Andy Griger with National Commander Fang Wong.
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Sr. Vice Commander Ray Gagne presents a Certificate of Appreciation to Debby Cepeda, manager of McDonalds Restaurant on Division St in Derby.... The restaurant has been a big supporter of Area Veteran organizations and has contributed coffee for meetings on many occasions....
McDonalds is also the gathering spot for Veterans on weekday mornings.... Looking for a place to go???? Come on down anytime after 8:00 a.m.....