American Legion Post 410 is organization of veterans dedicated to veterans, servicing God, country and family. We are an active post involved in the community. We do numerous events during the year to include 4 of July parades, Chili Cook offs, Las Vegas Nites, Christmas dinner, etc. We participate in local flag cermonies, funeral services, and parades. We are always looking for more veterans who want to get involved to join us. We also have a very active Sons of the Legion and Auxiliary groups. We are also have a Legion Riders group.
Directions to the Post
To get to the Post from Hwy 16, take either PR 37. ( Follow it south for 11 miles to 26th St. Take a right and the post is on the left.) Or from Hwy 16, take 1283, go south till you hit a 4 way stop. Take a right onto PR 37. Follow it down till you see 26th St. Take a right and the post is on the left. From SA, take Culebra / /451 to 1283. Go north west till you hit a 4 way stop. Turn left on PR37. Follow the road to 26th St and turn right. Post is on the left.
The New Legion Officers
Commander - W. Joey Bess
1st Vice - James Reynolds
2cd Vice - Matt Ducan
Adjutant - Arthur Nicholl
Judge Advocate - John Latour
Finance - James Schledorn
Chaplain - Fred Greene
Service Officer - Tom Kral
Historian - Laurie Banister
Sgt-at-Arms - Vincent Mifsud
To contact any of the officers - please call the post
Services to the Community
Hall can be rented for group meetings.
Have a variety of medical equipment that can be loaned out - wheel chairs, crutches, canes, walkers, etc.
Veterans information / help available
Yearly Oratorical contest for scholarship money
Sends 2 - 3 boys per year to Boys State
Visits Veterans Hospital in Kerrville
Earn money which is donated to local charities.
Memorial Day 2017
Services to the Community - so far in 2018
This is to let people know what we are doing so far, to support our Community, in 2018.
Sponsoring a Cub Scout Pack
Along with the Medina Lake Volunteer Fire Dept, repairing the flag pole and replacing the Flag at the Library.
Quarterly Trash Pick up on 1282 from 4 Way to the County Line(next pick up is 2 June)
Sponsoring a Little League Softball team - Go Bulldogs!!!!
Assisting Lakehills Elementary School by helping to pay for a School Field Trip.
Sponsoring 2 boys to go to Boys State and giving each of them a little spending money.
Helping a veteran build a ramp up to his home.
Assisting a veteran with paying his bills while he gets back on his feet.
Flag folding ceremony by the Honor Guard at Funerals
Bingo funds going to help support Boy Scouts of America, Silver Sage, and Arthur Nagel Clinic.
Donating funds to the Boys and Girls Club in Bandera
Our members not only support our efforts at the American Legion, but you will also find them volunteering at Meals on Wheels, The Medina Lake Volunteer Fire Dept, The Food Bank, The Boys and Girls Club, Boy Scouts, Medina Lake Betterment Society, and many of the local churches.
Our events (Chili Cookoffs, June Fest, Poker Tournments, etc) allow us to continue with our efforts to support our communities.