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Post 649  Blessing, Texas

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ABOUT THIS POST

CHARTER DATE: April 12, 1948

POST NAMESAKE: The Cecil Lee American Legion Post 649, Blessing, Texas was chartered on April 24, 1948 and named in honor of Sgt. Cecil L... Read more »

FIRST COMMANDER: Oscar Bennett

NOTABLE MEMBERS: The Post was chartered by the National Organization on April 12, 1948, and by the State Organization on April 24,.. Read more »

WHAT MAKES OUR POST UNIQUE: Actually we are the second American Legion Post to be formed in Blessing. Some veterans of World War 1, headed by Col. Wyatt O. Selkirk formed American Legion Post #209 in 1933 with only 15 members and this post soon.. Read more »