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Post 54  Fernandina Beach, Florida

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ABOUT THIS POST

CHARTER DATE: December 19, 1919

POST NAMESAKE: The Post is named in honor of Theodore H. Hernandez who was the first resident of Nassau County Florida to volunteer for service.. Read more »

FIRST COMMANDER: Fred Winton

NOTABLE MEMBERS: Elliott "Bud" Sydnor, Colonel, U.S. Army, Retired 68 years of American Legion membership (2014) June 1992 inducted to the Ranger.. Read more »

WHAT MAKES OUR POST UNIQUE: Fernandina Beach has always been a small town with paper mills and shrimping as the main industries. In 1939 a small log cabin was built for the city of Fernandina Beach by one of the local paper mills. Over the.. Read more »