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207 Robins Road, Hiawatha, Iowa

American Legion Post 735

 

Post History


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Date

Event

Jan. 14, 1998

Post 735 Temp. charter approved. Perm. Charter was approved June 3, 1998. Charter members were: Richard Harken, Daryl Daker, John Wheeler, Conley Schweinefus, Dwight Sorensen, Ronald Basquin, Joseph Helle, Richard Farquhar, Robert Jones, Lewis Vinson, Loren Frey, James Young, John Patten, Ray Grulkey and Glen Hykes.

April, 1999

Post 735 offered the 5th Grade Essay contest. The first winners were: Chelsea Stamy from Nixon and Kelsey Beltramea from Hiawatha Elementary.

Dec., 1999

Legion Post 735 had Santa visit Hiawatha at the Fire Station.

June 15th, 2000

Post 735 won the first of many membership awards.

Dec. 20, 2001

Post 735 purchased our Post flag.

June, 2002

Took over the Bingo tent at Hog Wild Days. Continued until 2014.

May 30, 2003

Ave. Of Flags put flags out for the first time. We started with about 100 flags and it has now grown to over 400.

Nov., 2003

Legion Post 735 hosted Nat. Commander Ron Conley at the new City Hall.

July, 2010

The Post purchased the property at 207 Robins Rd.

June, 2011

The Post started offering Bingo to the public.

Dec. 7, 2011

An Auxiliary was chartered.

 

 

 

 

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