President Harry S. Truman led the effort to establish a single holiday for citizens to come together and thank our military members for their patriotic service in support of our country.
On August 31, 1949, Secretary of Defense Louis Johnson announced the creation of an Armed Forces Day to replace separate Army, Navy, Marine Corps and Air Force Days. The single day celebration stemmed from the unification of the Armed Forces under the Department of Defense.
3rd Thursday of the Month for both the Post and Ladies Auxiliary. We begin with a social time from 6:00 PM and start our meetings at 6:30 PM SHARP. We conduct our business in just one hour which leaves time for more socializing and meeting new friends following the meeting. For more information on Post 178 contact Robert Spallone at (310) 634-9820 or firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like to renew your membership, please follow this link to renew on the American Legion website.