Veterans’ Day November 10th and 11th

All official activities for Veterans’ Day will be Saturday November 10th and Sunday November 11th.

Join us for the parade at 10AM Saturday. Riding on the float is for members first come, first seated. Arrive early Saturday morning.

The Veterans’ Day meal for current members (paid up ID card required) will be an Italian Feast served in the main hall upstairs at 2PM. We’ll have the pasta, sauces, meatballs, sausage, bread and salad. Bring a side or a desert to share. If you have a family recipe for something we already have, that is welcome too. Those who have said they would help cook/serve, please arrive anytime after 8AM.

Sunday , Nov 11th at 11AM on Veterans Day, the American Legion Post 29 will hold a ceremony entitled “ Bells of Peace” at our post located at 921 Gresham Ave. NE, Marietta.  There will be ringing of the “Bells of Peace “ 25 times with a 5 second pause.  This ceremony commemorates and celebrates the 100th Anniversary of the ending of World War One.   There will also be a short program.   The public is welcome and encouraged to attend.

Also Sunday Nov. 11th at 5 PM at our post there will be a flag retirement ceremony. This is also open to the public and we encourage you to bring American flags that are ready to be retired for proper disposal.   This event is being coordinated by the American Legion and the POW -MIA unit of post 29.

GVVA Fundraiser

The Georgia Vietnam Veterans Alliance, Chapter One is hosting a fundraiser benefiting the Colonel Al Rowe Holiday Food Program. Event will be “A Tribute to Our Veterans” on November 6th, 6PM at the Cobb County Civic Center and will include music and a movie.

Details and registration are on the GVVA website (

Friendly reminder – If you have not purchased your seats, please do so now. You will also be able to purchase seats the evening of the event at the Will Call Window. If you have any questions, please contact me at 770-309-8671. No reserved seating so come early.

Learn to Be Your Own Boss 11.05.2018

Post 140 in Buckhead is holding Phoenix Patriot Foundation Seminar on 
Monday, November 5th 
to post 9-11 veterans
Doors open at 8:00 am.
Class runs from 8:30am to 4:30pm
Lunch is provided
American Legion Post 140
3905 Powers Ferry Road

Atlanta, GA 30342

PLEASE RESERVE YOUR SEAT for $25.00 which will be refunded to you the day of the seminar.