Post 129 Stillwater, Oklahoma

Post 129

Stillwater, Oklahoma

Post 129 Stillwater, Oklahoma

About This Post

Post Namesake

Hanner-Sharp American Legion Post 129 (http://oklegionpost129.org/) Located at 611 S. Main, Stillwater, OK 74074 can be reached at 405-372-7262. Meetings are the 1st Thursday of the month 6:30 pm except no meetings in August. Usually a steak dinner is served ... READ MORE

Notable Members

On October 13, 1919 over 3 months after the convention in St Louis May 8-9, 1919, a group of Stillwater veterans, estimated to number about 20, met in the I.O.O.F. Lodge on East 9th street and organized the Stillwater American ... READ MORE

What Makes this Post Unique

Stillwater (Pawnee: Kiicawiʾuusiʾit, Kstiíriwara) is a city in north-central Oklahoma at the intersection of US-177 and State Highway 51. It is the county seat of Payne County, Oklahoma, United States. Stillwater is the principal city of the Stillwater Micropolitan Statistical ... READ MORE

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HISTORY

1910

American Legion "Paris Caucus" March 1919

Mar 1, 1919
The "Paris Caucus" of the American Legion in session (March 1919) pictured below The American Legion was chartered by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic veterans organization. Focusing on service to veterans, servicemembers and communities, the Legion evolved from a group of war-weary veterans of World War I into one of the most influential nonprofit groups in the United States. Membership swiftly grew to over 1 million, and local posts sprang up across the country...
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1st American Legion Post 129 Commander Dr. C. E. Sexton  1919

1st American Legion Post 129 Commander Dr. C. E. Sexton 1919

Sep 1, 1919
First American Legion Commander Post 129 Dr. C. E. Sexton 1919 On October 13, 1919 almost a month before the convention in St Louis in May 1919, a group of Stillwater veterans, estimated to number about 20, met in the I.O.O.F. Lodge on East 9th street and organized the Stillwater American Legion Post. Dr. C.E. Sexton a prominent physician who served in the Army Medical Corps was elected the first Commander. Mr. American Legion A...
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1920

2nd American Legion Post 129 Commander Floyd Gassoway 1920-21

Sep 1, 1920
2nd American Legion Post 129 Commander Floyd Gassoway 1920-21
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2nd American Legion Post 129 Commander Floyd Gassoway 1920-21
Anna Nash Thatcher (Mrs. Leslie) 1921-22 Auxiliary President

Anna Nash Thatcher (Mrs. Leslie) 1921-22 Auxiliary President

Sep 1, 1921
Anna Nash Thatcher (Mrs. Leslie) 1921-22 Auxiliary President
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3rd American Legion Post 129 Commander Edgar Bass 1921-22

Sep 1, 1921
3rd American Legion Post 129 Commander Edgar Bass 1921-22
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3rd American Legion Post 129 Commander Edgar Bass 1921-22
1922-23 Mrs Elnore (Clifford) Gassaway Auxiliary President

1922-23 Mrs Elnore (Clifford) Gassaway Auxiliary President

Sep 1, 1922
1922-23 Mrs Elnore (Clifford) Gassaway Auxiliary President
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4th American Legion Post 129 Commander H. A. Andrews 1922-23

Sep 1, 1922
4th American Legion Post 129 Commander H. A. Andrews 1922-23
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4th American Legion Post 129 Commander H. A. Andrews 1922-23
5th American Legion Post 129 Commander J. W. Chiles 1923-24

5th American Legion Post 129 Commander J. W. Chiles 1923-24

Sep 1, 1923
5th American Legion Post 129 Commander J. W. Chiles 1923-24
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6th American Legion Post 129 Commander A. B. Alcott 1924-25

Sep 1, 1924
6th American Legion Post 129 Commander A. B. Alcott 1924-25
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6th American Legion Post 129 Commander A. B. Alcott 1924-25
7th American Legion Post 129 Commander Ralph Thompson 1924-25

7th American Legion Post 129 Commander Ralph Thompson 1924-25

Sep 1, 1924
7th American Legion Post 129 Commander Ralph Thompson 1924-25
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8th American Legion Post 129 Commander Earl Kennicutt 1925-26

Sep 1, 1925
8th American Legion Post 129 Commander Earl Kennicutt 1925-26
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8th American Legion Post 129 Commander Earl Kennicutt 1925-26
9th American Legion Post 129 Commander A. D. Burk 1926-27

9th American Legion Post 129 Commander A. D. Burk 1926-27

Sep 1, 1926
9th American Legion Post 129 Commander A. D. Burk 1926-27
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10th American Legion Post 129 Commander Bryan Kelly 1927-28

Sep 1, 1927
10th American Legion Post 129 Commander Bryan Kelly 1927-28
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10th American Legion Post 129 Commander Bryan Kelly 1927-28
11th American Legion Post 129 Commander George Hoke 1928-29

11th American Legion Post 129 Commander George Hoke 1928-29

Sep 1, 1928
11th American Legion Post 129 Commander George Hoke 1928-29 The American Legion Home School, Ponca City, Oklahoma Dedication and Formal Opening Sunday June 17, 1928 Hanner Post 129 Stillwater share donation amount $2,640. More details in Photo Gallery.
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1928-29 Beulah Roether Ross Auxiliary President

Sep 1, 1928
1928-29 Beulah Roether Ross Auxiliary President
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1928-29 Beulah Roether Ross Auxiliary President

1930

12th American Legion Post 129 Commander Clay Potts 1929-30

12th American Legion Post 129 Commander Clay Potts 1929-30

Sep 1, 1930
12th American Legion Post 129 Commander Clay Potts 1929-30
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13th American Legion Post 129 Commander James E. Berry 1930

Sep 1, 1930
13th American Legion Post 129 Commander James E. Berry 1930
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13th American Legion Post 129 Commander James E. Berry 1930
14th American Legion Post 129 Commander Ray Caldwell 1930

14th American Legion Post 129 Commander Ray Caldwell 1930

Sep 1, 1930
14th American Legion Post 129 Commander Ray Caldwell 1930
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15th American Legion Post 129 Commander E. D. Stapley 1931

Sep 1, 1931
15th American Legion Post 129 Commander E. D. Stapley 1931
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15th American Legion Post 129 Commander E. D. Stapley 1931
16th American Legion Post 129 Commander Carl Snyder 1931

16th American Legion Post 129 Commander Carl Snyder 1931

Sep 1, 1931
16th American Legion Post 129 Commander Carl Snyder 1931
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