Howard Gardner Post 85,  Palestine, Texas

info@txlegion85.org
(214) 230-0085

Howard Gardner Post 85 received its temporary charter on October 23, 1919, making it one of the original “pre-convention” chapters. Twenty-one veterans from Anderson County formed that first post.

Plans are underway for a centennial celebration.

Commander

Ray Shackelford

Vice Commander

Johnnie Vaughn

Adjutant

Donnella Bates

ExComm Member-at-Large

Robert Criss

ExComm Member-at-Large

Dan Dudik

The following positions are currently vacant as we search for qualified volunteers. If you are interested in applying for one of these positions, contact us at info@txlegion85.org.

Click on the position to learn more about the duties and responsibilities.

Chaplain

Finance Officer

Judge Advocate

Sgt-at Arms

Historian

Kerrin Bates

Service Officer

Vernon Denmon