Looking Ahead: A New Year, New Leadership, and Change.
Commander | Stanley A. Pleasant | Thundering 3rd District | Chappie James Post 776
Thank you for electing me as your Department of Ohio Commander. It is a tremendous honor for me to hold this high office. Please be patient with me as I get my feet under me. I am already running.
I believe that membership drives this organization. Without them, we will not continue to exist as the American Legion. Without members, we cannot work the fabulous programs of the American Legion. We need members to hold leadership positions…
Preamble to the Constitution: 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 a one hundred percent Americanism; to preserve the memories and incidents of our associations in 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 good will 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.