115 North Niles
P.O. Box 19, Paw Paw, Michigan 49079 
United States ​
Office Phone: (269) 657-8345 

POST FORMS & INFORMATION


POST-2017 CALENDAR


American Legion Membership Applications
Current dues are $55 a year (June-May)


Discharge Paper (DD-214) Request

Paperwork to request DD214 form


PUFL Application

SAL Application

DD214 of military veteran needed and Yearly Dues of $10. 


Auxiliary Application

DD214 of military veteran needed and $18 Yearly Dues.


Auxiliary PUFL Application

DD214 of military veteran needed. This is a two-page document

Forms are in PDF format will pop up in new window


Mail Applications and dues (CHECKS* ONLY NO CASH) to the Post address given above at top of this page with the noted ATTENTION MEMBERSHIP to the proper group listed; POST 68   or   AUXILIARY  for processing.


S.A.L.may send their application and dues toJames Alden, 45660 CR 653, Paw Paw, MI 49079-9445.


*Make checks out to the proper group:

American Legion Post 68

S.A.L. American Legion Post 68

Auxiliary American Legion Post 68

ASBESTOS HEALTH ISSUES


There is a published educational guide about veterans and asbestos health issues. It is believed that this guide would be a valuable addition to your resources.


Veterans and Mesothelioma

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McGowan-Johnson Post 68

of the American Legion 

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Get your newsletter in your email don't miss the next issue because you're on the road or gone from the area for the winter. Go to the HOME page and drop the webmaster your email request and you will then be added to the Post email list.

MEETING NOTICE


American Legion, The Sons of the American Legion, & Auxiliary will be holding their meeting on the third Thursday of each month beginning with the August meeting. The meetings begin at 7:30 pm. Sal will hold their meetings in the room downstairs. The Auxiliary will hold their meeting upstairs. This is hope we can build all three groups to better memberships. Those wanting to join either of these groups require a copy of the veteran's DD214 form. Yearly Dues are currently as follows; American Legion $55, S.A.L. $`10, and the Auxiliary $18. All current Auxiliary and S.A.L. member are welcomed back and those wishing to join are welcome to come. 


Please feel free to contact the webmaster if you have any questions by using the email form on the HOME page.


POST HALL RENTAL

The Legion hall is available FOR RENTAL to members and the public the hall and will hold up to 151 people. Pricing varies with the number of people and usage time needed. Please contact STEVE HADDAD at (269) 330-3647 for information, pricing, and availability. 


Consider the Paw Paw Legion Hall for reunions, graduations parties, wedding receptions, anniversary parties, birthday parties, baby showers… etc. Let your friends and neighbors know the Post Hall is open to the public for usage.


The Post Hall will support 151 people.


S.A.L. Members

All 2018 membership cards have been sent out; the membership has been pre-paid by the club and asked that you send in your 2017 membership dues of $10 if you have not yet done so.  


James Alden
45660 CR 653
PAW PAW, MICHIGAN 49079-9445


Our next SAL meeting is on the 3rd Thursday of the month at 7:30 pm.


2018 American Legion dues


Dues are now $55 for the year as National and Department have increased their dues. Dues cover the year from June to May. If you have not yet to pay this year's dues please submit your dues now.


Legion 4th District Meetings


January TBA 2018 - TBD

March
TBA 2018 - TBD 


May TBA 2018 - TBD


November TBA 2018 – TBD


McKinley-Wilson-Hall V.F.W.
Post 2532 
Phone:  (269) 657-5773


Meetings are held upstairs at the Post on the third Tuesday of the month at 8:00 P.M.

POST FLAG SALES


Flags are available to purchase from our post. Flags are sold $ 5.00 over the cost of the product. Flagpoles are also available for purchase.


Current Prices:


3 X 5 U.S. Nylon Flag = $ 25.00

4 X 6 U.S. = $ 40.00

5 X 8 U.S. = $ 45.00


2 X 3 Michigan Flag = $ 25.00

3 X 5 Michigan Flag = $ 35.00

4 X 6 Michigan Flag = $ 45.00


2 x 3 POW-MIA Flag = $ 22.00

3 X 5 POW-MIA Flag = $ 29.00

4 X 6 POW-MIA Flag = $ 35.00


Contact: Ken Walden at (269) 624-5871

Saturday  JUNE 9, 2018

Golf Outing

(OPEN TO PUBLIC)

​"ALL GAVE SOME, SOME GAVE ALL"

​Cheshire Hills Golf Course

102nd Avenue, Allegan, MI


Find the downloads below in late February of 2018:


Entry/Sponsor Form

Golf letter


All Proceeds are going toward the purchase of a Track Chair for a disabled veteran.


$65 per person and $260 per team of four. This includes 18 holes, carts, steak dinner, and more.


Event is limited to the first 36 teams so please RSVP and/or have your entry fees in by JUNE 4th.


Day of registration starts at 8:00 a.m.

9:00 a.m. SHOTGUN START 


Paying  1st place - plus 3 other teams by draw so everyone has a chance to win!

Donations are accepted


Make Checks out to:

AMERICAN LEGION GOLF OUTING


Mail to:

Robert Adams
502 W. Michigan Avenue

Paw Paw, MI    49079

(269) 217-5765


Sponsored by

KNIGHTS of COLUMBUS ASSEMBLY 0522

&

McGOWAN-JOHNSON AMERICAN LEGION POST 68

FUTURE FUND RAISING EVENTS TO PUT ONTO YOUR CALENDAR


APRIL 2018 EVENT

Saturday, April 7, 2018
​Fool's Day Lasagna Dinner, 5-7 pm
at the Post on 115 North Niles in Paw Paw.
(OPEN TO PUBLIC)


$6 (5-12 & 65 up), $8 (13-64), & 4 and under are FREE


Proceeds will be used to support the Paw Paw Post 68 and its sponsored activities and programs.


NOVEMBER 2018 EVENT
Saturday, November 10, 2018
Veterans Day Spaghetti Dinner, 5-7 pm
at the Post on 115 North Niles in Paw Paw.
(OPEN TO PUBLIC)


$5 (5-12 & 65 up), $7 (13-64), & 4 and under are FREE


Proceeds will be used to support the Paw Paw Post 68 and its sponsored activities and programs.

SUNDAY BREAKFAST


TIMES: 8-11 A.M.

MEAL COST: Range from $3 to $6 


For your breakfast you have a choice from our menu of eggs (just how you like them), pancakes, blueberry pancakes, french toast, biscuits and Gravy, and corn beef hash just to name a few items.

Every Sunday Menu

Pancakes (all you can eat)  $4.00

Pancakes, Blueberry (all you can eat)  $4.50

French Toast (all you can eat) $4.00

Texas French Toast  (all you can eat) $4.00

2 eggs, Toast, Sausage  $4.00

2 eggs, Toast or Sausage $3.50

2 Biscuits and Gravy $4.00

1 Biscuit and Gravy  $2.50

Corn Beef Hash $4.00

​1/2 order Corn Beef Hash $2.50

Legionnaire Sandwich $5.00

Legionnaire Sandwich with Cheese $5.50

Coffee is include in meal price


First Sunday of the month is an added treat day as we have omelets, cinnamon, raisin toast, along with seasonal surprises. This is only on the first Sunday of the month.


Come and join us for breakfast on Sunday. When your family is in for the weekend, or have a club get together, special event, or having a class reunion... Bring them down and enjoy breakfast at the Post on Sunday mornings.



FRIDAY BINGO


EVERY FRIDAY IS BINGO NIGHT AT THE POST, DOORS OPEN AT 4:30 P.M.

Help is need on this evening. If you could even do one Friday a month it would be very helpful.



MEMBERS

PLEASE TAKE NOTE

If you move and maintain your membership with this Post, please make sure that you notify us of your new mailing address.


If you should transfer to another Post also notify us and include your new mailing address when this is done.


Much effort is taken in updating our membership lists and keeping it current so your attention to this would be a great help and is very much appreciated.


Thank You!