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Post 5  Tampa, Florida

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CHARTER DATE: June 2, 1919

POST NAMESAKE: U.S.S. Tampa and her Legacy: The Coast Guard Cutter TAMPA had its strongest ties with the City of Tampa, Florida. Perhaps it was.. Read more »

WHAT MAKES OUR POST UNIQUE: Post 5 has the only American Legion Cemetery in the world. Post 5 bought the 2-acre land in the 1920s, with auxiliary member Mrs. O.N. Bie leading the charge. According to legion lore, Mrs. Bie couldn't stomach the notion of.. Read more »

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Heather Tabman who owns "heathersillusions" for painting murals has been painting two very amazing murals on Post 5's front entrance side walls. One is a WWI soldier standing in a Poppy Field (Flander's Field) and the.. Full story »
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