Past National Vice Commander and Past Department Commander Andrew J. Cooper. Commander Cooper was a WWII veteran that participated in the D-Day attack on Normandy, France.
Past Department Commander Wayne Stacey (2014-2015). Commander Stacey was a Vietnam veteran. He retired in ... READ MORE
What Makes this Post Unique
Gulf Shores American Legion Post 44 is located in the beautiful coastal community of Gulf Shores, Alabama. The post survived two major hurricanes; Frederick in 1979 and Ivan in 2004. The post home was relocated after the devastationn from Hurricane ... READ MORE
Building Site for Original Post 44 Home
Mar 15, 1958
Danny Loftis, Commander for Post 100 in Winfield, AL provided this picture. He said that his dad was the post commander at the time.
The Post 44 charter was dated March 24, 1958. The National Commander was John Gleason, Jr and National Adjutant was E.A. Blackmore. The Department Commander was Lewis McCray and Department Adjutant was James...