The Latest:

Edward Phillips, Jr., Past Department Commander and Past Department Adjutant,
from Nanticoke Post #6 was transferred to Post Everlasting last week. Ed had been residing in Lake Alfred, Florida for more than ten years. His remains were cremated and are being transported to Delaware. Ed's Memorial Service will be at the Millsboro Veterans Cemetery on Friday, May 6, 2016 at 1:00 PM. Sussex District Commander James Lafferty has been able to retain the Honor Guard from Oak Orchard-Riverdale Post #28 to participate. On behalf of the department and Ed’s family and friends, we thank Jim and all members of the post honor guard.
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Press Release on the Charges Filed against members of American Legion Post 28, Oak Orchard.
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Membership!

The Department Still needs 300 new members!

(Current Membership Report)
All posts are urged to be active, not passive, with their membership efforts and activities.
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Get those Membership Updates in:
Next Goal is 101% on May 9th.
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Call to Convention
July 6 & 7 2016
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Department Events:
(Send upcoming event information to: webmaster@delegion.org)

April 28 - Boys State: Kent County - Council Chambers

May 6: 10 AM Dept Service Officer at Post 28
May 9: Armed Forces Day Goal 101%
May 13: 10 AM Dept Service Officer at Post 2
May 20: 10 AM Dept Service Officer at Post 6
May 21: 11 AM Dept Exec - Nanticoke Post #6

Jun 1: Opening Day for Legion Baseball
Jun 6: Convention Delegate Strength Cutoff
Jun 10: 10 AM Dept Service Officer at Post 2
June 12: ** Delaware Legionnaire Deadline **
Jun 12-16: Delaware Boys State - Wesley College, Dover, DE.
Jun 17: 10 AM Dept Service Officer at Post 28
Jun 19-23: Delaware Girls State - Wesley College, Dover DE.

July 1: 10 AM Dept Service Officer at Post 28
July 6-8: Delaware American Legion State Convention - Dover Downs, DE.
July 15: 10 AM Dept Service Officer at Post 2

Aug 5: 10 AM Dept Service Officer at Post 28
Aug 12: 10 AM Dept Service Officer at Post 2
Aug 19: 10 AM Dept Service Officer at Post 6

Sep 2: 10 AM Dept Service Officer at Post 28
Sep 9: 10 AM Dept Service Officer at Post 2

Items in red are membership goals. Department events are in black
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