Post 642 Sedalia, Missouri

Post 642

Sedalia, Missouri

Post 642 Sedalia, Missouri

About This Post

Post Namesake

1LT. Geaorge A. Whiteman, US Army Air Corps. LT Whiteman was the first Air Corps pilot to take to the air, but was shot down on the runway during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.

Notable Members

Norman Campbell - Zone II Vice Commander 2000-2001 Department Commander 2001-2002 Paul Bennett Department Western Vice Commander 1997-1998 Department Historian 2001-present Department Legionnaire of the Year 2012 Appointed as National Historian Sept. 1, 2017

What Makes this Post Unique

The members of this Post have continuously worked together through thick and thin when there were serious issues (monetarily). We pride ourselves on togetherness. The Post is active in all 4 Pillars of The American Legion. The Post's Color Guard has been active since it's inception in 1996 culminating in 2006 as the Department Color Guard. In 2012 and again in 2017, the Color Guard won National Honors as Champion Color Guard in the Military Class.