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Post 65  Dell Rapids, South Dakota

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CHARTER DATE: March 1, 1922

POST NAMESAKE: George A Fitzgerald He was the first local man to die in World War 1. He was wounded attemping to capture a German.. Read more »

FIRST COMMANDER: George McGee

NOTABLE MEMBERS: Membership average 240 - 250 The American Legion organization was formed following World War I in Paris, France. John Hemanson.. Read more »

WHAT MAKES OUR POST UNIQUE: The same Post Commander has never held office more then one year. The Post has had 5 Fathers and Sons that serve as Commander. In 1994 Renee Dumdei became the first Women Commander. Don Pierce was elected Commander followed the.. Read more »