Meets Second Tuesday of Each Month at Legion Memorial Home
375 East Locust. (618) 281-5556
Website: columbiaamericanlegion.org E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Receptions + Banquets + Meetings + All Occasions
Office Hours· 8:30 a.m. to Noon Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Four By Four 50/50 Raffle
Every Sunday 1:00 pm
at the Columbia American Legion
Cafe Style Lunch Is Available
Until 1:00 pm
Bring a Friend & Have Some Fun!
Help Support Your Columbia American Legion Hall!
Attendance Prizes Will Be Awarded
DVD'S For Sale -
They are available for purchase at $10 per copy.
Hear the stories told by our guest speakers.
We now offer 4 different DVD's. The quality is outstanding.
We are very proud of our members who come forth with their stories and experiences.
DVD's are available at the office.
- The 1st DVD
The dedication ceremony of the new statue erected in the City Park by The Oerter
- The 2nd DVD
Veterans Day 2110. At this program Legionnaire Don Roush tells of his many
experiences in Korea. One of which were a pocket bible in his shirt pocket saved his life
when it stopped a shell fragment. There is also the very unusual story of 2 Frenchmen in
France with a medal detector. They found a dog tag that was lost during the war and how
they tracked down and found the original owner, Herb Schueler. The Captain of The USS
Columbia submarine and 2 crewmembers were present.
- The 3rd DVD
Memorial Day May 30th, 2111. Also Legionnaire Al Holden told of his brother Robert
Holden who killed in Viet Nam. A very touching story. There are other very interesting
speakers on this DVD.
- Our 4th DVD
This is of Veterans Day program on November 11, 2011. We took time to pay tribute
to America's finest, who have served our country to preserve our Constitution and the
American way of life. We also payed tribute to the Cold War Veterans. Our guest speaker
Dennis Hermann, who is a Civil War Historian, gave a one man enactment of The Battle
of Stones River where the moving story of The Battle of The Bands was told.