Roger Parsons Orletta Kilen
JAMESTOWN -(David Johnson) -- Members of North Dakota's American Legion Posts of the
4th District and their Auxiliary will be gathering in
Jamestown at the All Vet’s Club for their 2017 Spring District
Meeting Thursday evening, April 6, 2017 starting at 7:00 p.m.
Commander Roger Parsons of Kensal Post 103 will preside over the
session. Department Commander Orletta Kilen and other Department
Officers will be traveling to attend.
will be brought up-to-date on upcoming youth activities such as
American Legion Boys State to be held June 11-16, 2017 on the North
Dakota State School of Science Campus in Wahpeton and the 2017
American Legion Baseball Season.
will elect a new district commander and a district vice commander for
the coming, 2017-2018 Legion year. Joining the members of the
District will be area Department committee members, Department Vice
Commander and candidates for various Legion offices seeking support
at the 2017 Department Convention held in Minot, June 23-25, 2017.
will be $5.
North Dakota Department of the American Legion encompasses about
15,000 Legionnaires, 7,000 Auxiliary and 800 Sons of the American
Legion throughout posts in 214 North Dakota communities. Chartered
by Congress in 1919, the Legion serves as a patriotic, mutual-help,
war-time veterans’ organization. It upholds the four pillars of
Legion service – Veterans Affairs & Rehabilitation, National
Security, Americanism and Children & Youth. Department
Headquarters is located in West Fargo, ND.