The Joseph L. Davis Post No. 47

410 939 0234

501 Saint John St, Havre de Grace, Maryland 21078, United States

JOSEPH L. DAVIS POST NO.47 The American Legion 

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING 2nd Wed 7:00 p.m.



Are you Eligible to Join The American Legion?

Eligibility Information

If you have served federal active duty in the United States Armed Forces during any of the war eras listed below, and have been honorably discharged or are still serving --
you are eligible for membership in The American Legion!

*Because eligibility dates remain open, all members of the U.S. Armed Forces are eligible to join The American Legion at this time, until the date of the end of hostilities as determined by the government of the United States. U.S. Merchant Marine eligible only from December 7, 1941 to December 31, 1946 (WWII).

2018-2019 Officers and Executive Committee

Post Commander- Ronald "Buddy" Lilly 
Post First Vice Commander- Jeff Mack
Post Second Vice Commander-Johnny Boker

Post Judge Advocate- Andy Powell
Post Adjutant-
Michael Bush
Post Treasurer/Finance Officer-
Josh League
Post Historian-
Fred Posada
Post Sergeant at Arms-
Steve Koester 
Post Chaplain-
Rick Haynes
Post Service Office-
Jonathan Dansicker

Executive Member- Jason Robertson

Executive Member- Bill Crouse 

Executive Member- Louis Hess


WWI APRIL 6, 1917 - NOVEMBER 11, 1918
WWII DECEMBER 7, 1941 - DECEMBER 31, 1946
KOREAN WAR JUNE 25, 1950 - JANUARY 31, 1955
VIETNAM WAR FEBRUARY 28, 1961 - MAY 7, 1975
LEBANON/GRENADA AUGUST 24, 1982 - JULY 31, 1984
PANAMA DECEMBER 20, 1989 - JANUARY 31, 1990
GULF WAR/WAR ON TERRORISM AUGUST 2, 1990 - PRESENT


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