DID YOU KNOW?
The first Treasurer's Report at the Post Home located at 7523 Bel Air Road showed
a balance of $1.27.
That JIM CLOMAN was the youngest person ever elected as Commander of a LEGION
POST worldwide. He was elected as Post 130 Commander at age 23 on June 23, 1947.
That BRUCE PAQUIN served as both Commander of the SAL and as First Vice
Commander of Post 130.
That BOB WATSON is the only member to serve as Post Commander 6 times. BOB BURTON
served 4 times.
That SILVER LAKE DRIVE came within a hairsbreath of being named AMERICAN LEGION
Post 130 once had an active Junior Legion baseball program. Our program was the only nationwide to have two graduates play for the same major league team.
At the Department Convention in 1983 (during EUGENE MCKENNA'S Administration), Post 130
was awarded 7 of 9 possible trophies for legion programs.