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Post 25  Lake Placid, Florida

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CHARTER DATE: August 21, 1930

FIRST COMMANDER: A.T.Eida MD

WHAT MAKES OUR POST UNIQUE: Memorial for armed forces at front of building. Flag pole with American flag and POW/MIA flag. Burn pit built by Eagle Scout for flag retirement. Flags placed on graves for Memorial day. Memorial services with Honor Guard for all appropriate.. Read more »

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A monument honoring veterans from five branches of service used to stand in Lake Placid, Fla. But when the town recently renovated its downtown, the monument Post 25 had donated back in 1985 no longer was an aesthetic fit. (A flag still stands downtown.) The monument, made of five 6-foot concrete slabs, each approximately 250 pounds, representing the Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force and Coast Guard, needed a new space. The town offered to give.. Full story »
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