American Legion Post #41


American Legion - Joseph P. Chaisson Post #41
18 West Main Street, P.O. Box 177, Milo, ME 04463
Phone: 207.943.2542

The Joseph P. Chaisson Post 41 American Legion is named for the first Milo citizen killed during World War I. On February 24, 1918, while serving with Company F, 103rd, 26 Division, during combat actions in France, Joseph paid the ultimate price.

Meetings:
First Wednesday of the month from September – June; 
6:00 PM dinner, 7:00 PM Meeting; we take July and August off

Annual Dues are $30.00 and we try to pay the dues for 100% Combat Disabled American Veterans and Active Duty Service Members and if you want to support this effort we accept donations. 

Point of contact: Larry Keef - 207.615-7560

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Post #41 News

Amatuer Radio License Classes and Hamfest !!!

Submitted by Izzy on Fri, 08/08/2014 - 8:02am
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      The Piscataquis Amateur Radio Club will be holding Technician Class (entry level) FCC Amateur Radio license classes at Mayo Regional Hospital in the Sebec Room in preparation for FCC exams.
      The classes will be held on 4 nights from 6:00 to 8:00 pm: Friday - August 1st; Monday - August 4th; Wednesday - August 6th; and Friday - August 8th, 2014.
      Exams for this class will be given on Saturday, August 9th at 9:00 am at the... Read More

D-F: Veterans Services Officer, August 26

Submitted by Izzy on Fri, 08/08/2014 - 7:07am

Don Dare, the Veterans Services Officer from the Department of Defense, Veterans and Emergency Management, will be the Penquis Cap Building, 50 North Street, in Dover-Foxcroft on Tuesday, August 26, from  9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m to assist veterans, widows and dependent children in applying for state and federal benefits.

Milo Memorial Day Parade 2014

Submitted by Izzy on Sun, 05/25/2014 - 8:01pm
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Monday morning assembly for all those folks wanting to march in Milo's Memorial Day Parade show up and park at 9:00 am.
Cub scouts, Girl Scouts, band, color guard etc. will assemble in the order the Parade Marshall puts them.
Veterans from any veterans organization, or not a member of such, will be welcomed to walk the walk.
Parade commences at 10:00 am. 
First stop for sea casualties at Sebec River Bridge.
WG Sinclair, Adjutant — at Joseph P. Chaisson American Legion Post... Read More

Legionnaires are putting out the flags in Milo

Submitted by Izzy on Fri, 05/16/2014 - 12:55pm

Since 2005 Milo's streets have been decorated with American flags -
a project of the Joseph P. Chaisson Post 41 of the American Legion.
Legionnaires Dan Nutter, Don Harris, and Larry Keef paused in their work for this picture
as they were putting out the flags this week.
To be part of this ongoing project anyone can make a twenty-five dollar ($25.00) donation to the Legion
and dedicate a flag to whomever they want.
Flags are a high-quality, 3-foot-by-5-foot American flag, with a flagpole and bracket... Read More

Benefit Supper by the American Legion Post 41

Submitted by Izzy on Wed, 02/12/2014 - 5:19pm

Benefit Bean Supper

American Legion Auxiliary Unit 41 And the American Legion Post 41 will be hosting a Bean Supper

at the Legion Hall, West Main Street, Milo, on Saturday, February 22nd, 4:30 to 6:00 PM.

Menu : Beans, Franks, Chop Suey, Cole Slaw, Rolls, Beverage and Dessert

This will be by Donation to Benefit... Read More

Post 41 American Legion Raffle Report

Submitted by Post41AL-MAW on Sun, 10/20/2013 - 5:48pm

In March 2013 the Milo American Legion, Post 41, started the year with 12 raffles.  In August 2013 we added 4 more gun raffles for a total  of 16. As of right now, the following raffles have been sold out, winners drawn and all guns have been picked up by the winners.

  1. Girls Pink Cricket with Camo case
  2. Maine Hunters Package which included 5 guns
  3. Twin Silver Reserve which included the 410 and 12 ga shotguns
  4. Remington 1911 pistol
  5. Taurus PT 945 pistol
  6. Taurus PT25 pistol
  7. Beretta Cougar pistol
  8. Youth 20 ga shotgun
  9. ... Read More

Post 41 American Legion Meeting Minutes 10/2/2013

Submitted by Post41AL-MAW on Sun, 10/06/2013 - 7:19pm

These minutes are posted here and will be formally approved at our next regular meeting.

 

Joseph P. Chaisson Post 41

AMERICAN LEGION

P.O. Box 177, Milo, ME 04463

COMMANDER TERRANCE R. KNOWLES      ADJUTANT    DANIEL NUTTER SR.

MINUTES

Oct. 2, 2013

Meeting called to order by Commander Terry Knowles at 18:00 

Respect to colors by: Larry Keef, Sgt. at arms

Opening prayer by  Richard L. Graves Sr.

POW/MIA Chair posting by Howard White

 Pledge of Allegiance: Led by Commander Terry... Read More

Bean Supper for Ecumenical Food Cupboard

Submitted by Post41AL-MAW on Thu, 10/03/2013 - 3:25pm

Unit 41 Auxiliary and Post 41 American Legion will host their second annual benefit bean supper for the Milo Ecumenical Food Cupboard. The event will be held October 26 from 5-6:30 PM.  Proceeds will assist the food cupboard with their holiday meals.

Itinerary for Inaugural BikeMaine Cycling Event

Submitted by Izzy on Mon, 09/02/2013 - 10:38pm
Bike Ride Itinerary.pdf

Inaugural BikeMaine Cycling Event to Roll Through Local Towns

Submitted by Izzy on Mon, 09/02/2013 - 10:14pm

Portland, ME – BikeMaine, a seven-day, 400 mile bicycle ride celebrating people, places, and culture of Maine will be rolling through local communities between September 7 and 14. Along the route, cyclists will camp in the host communities of Orono, Dover-Foxcroft, Belfast, Castine, Bar Harbor (2 nights), and Camp Jordan (Ellsworth) and will pass through many other communities during the daily rides. (A complete itinerary is in a separate posting). The event will include 260 riders in the first year, but is expected to grow to 2,000 in the coming years, offering a significant economic... Read More

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