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American Legion Post 140

THE ERK COTTRELL POST 140 IS OPEN EVERY DAY. Please come out to the Post and enjoy visiting with your friends, family and fellow veterans. NOTE: If you don't get the monthly newsletter in your mail you can simply click on the Post Newletter link on the left side of the page here and read about all the upcoming monthly calender events and current news. 

Welcome to the Erk Cottrell Post 140 Web Site. The Post Historian, Richard Martin edits the Web Site for any changes. So if you have any ideas you wish to see incorporated regarding the content and appearance of our web site please let us know at our next monthly Post Meeting.

NOTE: On many pages of our web site we have lots of active links. So just click on the logo of your choice on those pages for more related information about:  Benefits, Auxilary, Baseball, Boys State, Boys Nation, Legion Riders, Legacy Run, National Headquarters, Sons of Legion and local Sponsers of our Web Site.

Since the charter in 1919, our American Legion Post 140 has been welcoming VETERANS from all branches of our Armed Forces. Today, we continue to welcome all military personnel serving our country. Joining our Post enables you to continue serving your God, Country and Community. Our mission is to implement the goals, aspirations, dreams, peace and blessings for our country, friends and families embodied in our preamble below.


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"For God and Country, we associate ourselves together for the following purposes: To uphold and defend the Constitution of the United States of America; to maintain law and order; to foster and perpetuate a 100-percent Americanism; to preserve the memories and incidents of our associations in all wars; to inculcate a sense of individual obligation to the community, state and nation; to combat the autocracy of both the classes and the masses; to make right the master of might; to promote peace and good will on earth; to safeguard and transmit to posterity the principles of justice, freedom and democracy; to consecrate and sanctify our comradeship by our devotion to mutual helpfulness."

To the wonderful patriotic citizens of the Greenville, Ohio community. Join our Post as a Sponsor. (Please Click the Sponsors Button on the left for details). The money raised is given back to the community to support the programs and information presented on our web site. Help us to continue sponsoring Scholarships for our children; give aid and assistance to our local needy Veterans, and their families. Help us to continue to support financially worthy community programs and projects.