American Legion Post 273

one of the largest American Legion Posts in the world!

We have reached  100% Membership

for the Third year in a row!!  Our Thanks to all of you!

American Legion Post 273 

Post email is: [email protected]

"one of the largest Posts in the world!"

yearly dues are:

AMERICAN LEGION: $45.00

AUXILIARY: $35.00

SONS (S.A.L.): $35.00

our office is open every weekday from 9:30am - 3:30pm

for an application to Join Post 273, please click here:

 http://maxcaston.mcaston.com/



 look for our ad in the MAY BIVOUAC!

 

 contact numbers are listed at bottom of this page!

 

 

WE ARE SORRY!

OUR WEBSITE PROVIDER IS NOT ALLOWING PHOTOS AT THIS TIME!

 MAY / JUNE is available at our facebook page!

       

the Auxiliary will be selling SHIRTS on

Friday April 28th and Saturday, April 29th

12:30 - 4:30

 Auxiliary website is:

http://www.alafl273.com/

 

for more news, photos and videos

please visit our facebook page!


more than  20,511! visits


 

The membership of American Legion Post 273 unanimously endorses Randall McNabb as a candidate for the Office of Department of Florida Central Area Commander for 2017-2018. Randall has a lifetime of experience within the American Legion including Past 3rd Vice Post Commander, past Director of Post 273 Riders and District 16 Adjutant for 2015. We hope you support Randall in his efforts.

The membership of American Legion Post 273 unanimously endorses Benjamin Droweinga, Jr. as a candidate for the Office of Department of Florida District 16 Commander for 2017-2018. Ben has been an active member of the American Legion for 46 years, including Past Post Commander, Dept. Historian, District Vice Commander & Captain of Post 273 Honor Guard. We hope you support Ben in his efforts.

March 11th: Riders Director Dave Posey received the LEADERSHIP AWARD for Community Service from the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office.

March 25th: Executive Officers Bob Shiels & Anthony Torregrossa, along with Riders Director Dave Posey and his wife Barbara, and Rhonda Brailey-Maurer attended the Grand Opening Ceremony for the Veterans Art Center Of Tampa located on Crosswinds Drive, St. Petersburg.

April 4th: Officers from Post 273, along with members of Rolling Thunder and Post legion Riders, stood as honor guard for the "Service For The Unattended" at Bay Pines National Cemetery.

April 5th: American Legion members named their "Legionnaires Of The Year" for 2014/2015/2016. Congratulations to Executive Officers Jack McCarrie, Bill Eusepi and Monte Palmer! see our picture in Photo Gallery and at our facebook page.

April 8th: Members of Post 273 Auxiliary, Riders and American Legion Officers spent the day at the Bay Pines Stand Down for Homeless Veterans. More than 500 veterans were serviced. Florida State Commander Joe McGee also attended, and afterward paid a visit to Post 273.

April 12th: Service Officer Bob Shiels attended the swearing-in ceremony at Madeira Beach for new Mayor Black and three new Commissioners.

April 13th: Executive Officers Bob Shiels and Anthony Torregrossa attended the ribbon cutting ceremony at the new Holiday Inn Express Seminole/St. Petersburg  near the Bay Pines VA center.

April 21st: Congressman Charlie Crist held a Roundtable Discussion at Post 273 to gain a clearer understanding of topic about the VA that concern our veterans. Several members of our post sat on the panel, including Jackie Turner & Randall McNabb. We thank Mr. Crist, his staff members and the veterans who attended, who presented major issues that concern all veterans.

photos and video at our facebook page


2nd, Tuesday - 3:00pm: "Service For Unattended", Bay Pines Cemetery

3rd, Wednesday - 4:45pm: Monthly Dinner for Disabled Veterans

7th, Sunday - Fundraiser for Nick Knowlton


14th, Sunday - Mothers Day Dinner Specials


20th, Saturday - Tampa Bay Support Group Packing Event  at 9:00am

27th, Saturday - Blood Drive at 12pm to 3:00pm

29th, Monday - Memorial Day Ceremony at 1:00pm


Post email is: [email protected]


 MONTHLY  MEETINGS

 

AMERICAN LEGION

MEETINGS ARE FIRST WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH

MAY 3rd at 7:00pm

EXECUTIVE BOARD AT 6:00 PM

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP AT 7:00 PM

 [email protected]

 

AUXILIARY

MEETINGS ARE THE  FIRST MONDAY OF THE MONTH

MAY 1st at 7:00pm

[email protected]

RIDERS

MEETINGS ARE THE THIRD SUNDAY OF THE MONTH

MAY 11st at 11:00am

[email protected]

 

S. A. L.(SONS)

MEETINGS ARE THE THIRD THURSDAY OF THE MONTH 

MAY 18th at 7:00pm

[email protected]

 

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Contact Us:

600 American Legion Dr, Madeira Beach, Florida 33708

(727) 398-5680

ext. 101: Auxiliary

ext. 102: S.A.L.

ext. 103: Food and Banquet Hall

ext. 104: Finance Officer

ext. 105: Commander / Adjutant

Fax: (727) 398-3791

Lounge and Tiki Bar

LOUNGE HOURS
MON - THU      09:00 AM to 10:30 PM

FRI - SAT          09:00 AM to 12:00 AM

SUN                10:00 AM to 10:00 PM
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TIKI BAR
OPENS AT 12 NOON DAILY
(depending on mother nature) 

 

Important Dates for all Veterans!
April 1, 1945
World War II
US. Forces Land in Okinawa

April 6, 1991
Persian Gulf War
Iraq Accepts Cease-Fire

April 9, 1942
World War II
US. Forces Surrender Bataan

April 18, 1942
World War II
Doolittle Raid on Japan

April 30, 1975
Vietnam
Saigon Falls to the North



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