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Post 189  Lee's Summit, Missouri

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ABOUT THIS POST

CHARTER DATE: November 8, 1919

POST NAMESAKE: Missouri American Legion Post 189 is named after Robert L . Clore USMC. Robert attended Wentworth Academy in Missouri. Read more »

FIRST COMMANDER: Dr. C. E. Cline

NOTABLE MEMBERS: William R McKee was a Past Commander and three time Mayor of Lee's Summit,Mo. John Gately ,50 years in the.. Read more »

WHAT MAKES OUR POST UNIQUE: We of Post 189's Honor Guard have shared an honored tradition for many years. In a years time, we assist in approximately 200 ceremonies. The opportunity to join is offered to all Post members willing, and able to serve. Sometimes.. Read more »

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Our Post named in honor of R.L. Clore June 29, 1918 Corporal Robert L. Clore USMC was listed with the Marines that lost their lives at Chateau Theirry in France. The Battle of Ch√Ęteau-Thierry was fought on July 18, 1918 and was one of the first actions of the American Expeditionary Forces (AEF) under General John J. "Black Jack" Pershing. It was a battle in World War I as part of the Second Battle of.. Full story »
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