American Legion Post 297

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Welcome To American Legion Post 297



Since our charter in 1920, American Legion Post 297 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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To the wonderful patriotic citizens of the Union, Missouri community, thank you for your support of American Legion Post 297. 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.


December 7 is Remember Pearl Harbor Day. This link to the National WWII Museum states, " In remembering Pearl Harbor,
we remember who we are.
Remember Pearl Harbor National WWII Museum


Please join in helping the American Legion Post 297 bring
Wreaths Across America to the Union, MO cemeteries on
December 17, 2022.
Chiles Cemetery
Immaculate Conception Cemetery
St. Paul’s Cemetery
Union City Cemetery
Zion Cemetery
All donations go directly to the purchasing
of Wreaths for Veteran graves in each cemetery and the
Ceremonial Wreath Stands used at the assembly.
A donation of $15 sponsors one Veteran Wreath. Deadline November 28, 2022.
Please make checks out to American Legion Post 297 and use Wreaths in the Memo line. You can mail to 205 N. Washington, Union, MO 63084 or drop off at the Post during normal business hours. The Wreaths Across American website has a page for Post 297 where you can also make a donation.
Wreaths Across America
Photo courtesy of Auxiliary Union 297 member, Claudia Hoeft after laying wreaths for the Sgt. Mac Foundation.



Please check the events calendar for meeting dates and upcoming event information.