Chester Bird American Legion Post #523

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Since our charter in March 2, 1948, our American Legion Post has been welcoming VETERANS from all branches of our Armed Forces. Today, we continue to welcome all military personnel serving our country. Joining our Post enables you to continue serving your God, Country and Community Our mission is to implement the goals, aspirations, dreams, peace and blessings for our country, friends and families embodied in our preamble below.

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 hunder percent Americanism
  • To preserve the memories and incidents of our associations in the Great War
  • To inculcate a sense of individual obligation to the community, state and nataion
  • To combat the autocracy of both the classes and the masses
  • To make right the master of might
  • To promote peace and goodwill on earth
  • To safeguard and transmit to posterity the priciples of justice, freedom, and democracy
  • To consecrate and sanctify our comradeship by our devotion to mutal helpfulness