Post 108 Information


Post 108 Officers

Commander - Joseph Pruden

1st Vice Commander: Vacant

2nd Vice Commander: Robert Blevins

Adjutant: Chuck Gannon

Finance Officer: Royal Reff

Chaplain: Vacant

Sergeant at Arms: Vacant

Junior Past Commander: Steven Brennan

Executive Committee - from Membership at Large:

   Jimmy Crawford, Woody Reinhardt, Steve Paul

Past Commanders

Sons of the American Legion (SAL)

The Sons of The American Legion was created in 1932 as an organization within The American Legion  The SAL is made up of boys and men of all ages whose parents or  grandparents served in the United States military and became eligible  for membership in The American Legion. Post 108 SAL Officers

American Legion Auxiliary (ALA)

Founded in 1919, the American Legion Auxiliary is the world’s largest  women's patriotic service organization.  The American Legion Auxiliary’s  mission is to support The American Legion and to honor the sacrifice of  those who serve by enhancing the lives of our veterans, military, and  their families, both at home and abroad. Post 108 ALA Officers

Boys State & Nation

Boys State

American Legion Boys State is among the most respected and selective educational programs of government instruction for U.S. high school  students. A participatory program in which students become part of the operation of local, county and state government. At Boys State, participants learn the rights, privileges and responsibilities of franchised citizens. The training is objective and centers on the structure of city, county and state governments. Operated by students elected to various offices, Boys State activities include legislative sessions, court proceedings, law-enforcement presentations, assemblies, bands, choruses and recreational programs. Legion posts select high school juniors to attend the program. In most cases, individual expenses are paid by a sponsoring post, a local business or another community-based organization. 

Boys Nation

Two representatives from each of the 49 Boys States represent their state at Boys Nation in Washington, where the young leaders receive an education on the structure and function of federal government. At the event, each delegate acts as a senator from his Boys State. The young lawmakers’ caucus at the beginning of the session, then organize into committees and conduct hearings on bills submitted by program delegates. Senators learn the proper method of handling bills, according to U.S. Senate rules. Participation in the political process is emphasized throughout the week, including organization of party conventions and nominating and electing a president and vice president. 

Boy Scouts of America - Cheverly Troop 257

The American Legion's support for Boy Scouts of America began at the Legion’s first national convention in 1919. Today, Legion posts sponsor more than 2,500 Scouting units across the  country. This is natural for Legionnaires, who bring their service-learned skills and experiences as veterans to help build character and positive traits in our country’s youth. Few other post activities generate more goodwill from the community. The American Legion annually honors the Eagle Scout of the Year at  the national convention. The winner of the competition receives a $10,000 scholarship, and the three runners-up are each awarded $2,500 scholarships.
Cheverly American Legion Post 108 proudly supports Cheverly Troop 257

Post Meetings

American Legion

   Executive Meeting - 3rd Monday at 7pm

   General Membership - 3rd Monday at 8pm

Sons of the American Legion

   General Membership - 2nd Tuesday at 7:30pm (even months)

American Legion Auxiliary

   General Membership - 1st Tuesday at 7:30pm (even months)


Photo Gallery

Take a look at some of Post 108 events and community involvement. Some of our annual charity and community events include wreath laying at Cheltenham Veterans Cemetery, participation at Cheverly Day, and special events in the Ross-Tayman Hall. Post 108 Photo Gallery 

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