Category Archives: Americanism

Frisco Freedom Fest Membership Drive

The membership drive at Frisco Freedom Fest was another outstanding success. A special thank you to Norm Burgess for putting together the below video.

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4th Annual Military Appreciation Day

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National Poppy Day

National Poppy Day: The American Legion has the support of Congress to designate the Friday before Memorial Day as National Poppy Day, a day that encourages all Americans to wear a red poppy as a symbol to honor the fallen … Continue reading

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Women’s Veterans Day

0945 – Prelude & Band starts 1000 – Ceremony starts. Frisco Mayor Cheney will say his remarks towards the beginning of the ceremony. Directly following the ceremony the other festivities will begin to include live music, BBQ, inflatable obstacle course and other resources … Continue reading

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Presidential Libraries in Texas Salute the Military with Free Admission

Participating in the 2018 Blue Star Museums program, the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum in Dallas, the LBJ Presidential Library in Austin, and the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum in College Station offer free admission to the nation’s active duty military personnel, including … Continue reading

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Badges of Honor

FOR VETERANS AND MILITARY FAMILIES: “BADGES OF HONOR” MEDAL EVENT MARCH 26TH Folks living in the Third District of Texas have a proud, patriotic reputation, so it comes as no surprise that we also have a strong and active veteran … Continue reading

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Division Oratorical

Mathew Welch, representing American Legion, Peter J Courcy, Post 178, placed 2nd in the 1st Division Oratorical competition.  Congratulations Mr. Welch!

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Post Namesake Memorial Anniversary

May he be forever remembered! Army Cpl. Peter J. Courcy Died February 2009 Serving in Operation Enduring Freedom 22, of Frisco, Texas; assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort … Continue reading

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Happy 108th Birthday Boy Scouts

Post 178 is proud to wish our scouts a Happy 108th Birthday Pack 178 Troop 178 Crew 178 The Boy Scouts of America – one hundred years young and still going strong! Celebrate the adventure and continue the journey as … Continue reading

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DFW National Cemetery – Retreat the Wreaths

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