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Legion Breakfast Dec 2021
2019 Manchester Road Race
Post happy Hour at Mexicalli restaurant on 10/ 28/2021
Post 133 Annual Flag Retirement Ceremony
Veterans Memorial Park
The “Connecticut Fallen Star Memorial”
Installed on the campus of Goodwin College in East Hartford on 11/9/2019.
Presentation of flags at the memorial honoring the more than 30,000 Connecticut men and women
who have given their lives in military service
November 11th 2019
Veterans Day CeremonyatVeterans Memorial Park
Vets in the class room Veteran's Day 2019 South Windsor High School
"Air Guard deployment 06 -18 -19"
150 members of the 103rd Airlift Wing deployed to the Middle East.
We wish them well and look forward to their safe return
FRONT PAGE HARTFORD COURANT 6/19/19
4/16/2019 Post Meeting
'Best Veteran's Organization Award'
for our marching in the 2019 Hartford St. Patty's day parade.
On Wednesday March 19th, 2019 our Post Honor Guard and members paid honors to WW II Navy veteran Edward A. Shay at the Middletown Veterans Cemetery in Middletown. Shay had no family members to claim his remains.Thanks to the Veterans Department in Rocky Hill they were able to set up arrangement to have this service.
Many "Thanks" to the Patriot Guard for also attending.
Post & Auxiliary members meet . . on the 1st Tuesday of each month for breakfast at Emeralds Eatery
to enjoy the food, coffee and camaraderie.
Major Donnelley Land Preserve
Nov. 21st, 2018
A very windy day.
At least it was a clear day.
Our troops held the colors
against severe wind gusts
for over an hour.
At the 2018
Manchester road race
these brave souls were out
in below 20 degree
On 10/1/2018 Nevinna was recognized by the mayor and town of South Windsor for her work in the Pencils & Toy Drive for Puerto Rico, where she collected and delivered truck loads of toys and over 30,000 pencils and crayons to schools in some of the hardest hit areas on the island following the hurricane.
"On Sunday April 8th I had the pleasure of honoring Captain Bill Krawski’s 55th anniversary of walking away safely from the crash of his F-100A Fighter jet at Bradley Field. I was joined by American Legion Post Commander Art Sladyk, members of Post 133, friends and family. Bill, a member of the Connecticut Air National Guard 103rd Fighter Group of the 118th Fighter Squadron flying out of Bradley Field, was on an Air Defense Command intercept mission on the night of April 8th 1963. His aircraft failed to gain altitude at takeoff. He displayed quick thinking and keen piloting skill in bringing his fighter to a halt past the end of the runway. He blew his canopy and jumped out of the jet as it burst into flames, walking away with a bruise on his forehead and a scratch on his cheek. We join together in thanking him for his service in defense of our country."
9th & 10th, 2017
Vets in the Classrooms at South Windsor HS
Allison Sheldon was a guest at out Aug.15, 2017 Post meeting.
She shared her recent experiences of attending both 'Girls State' and the 'State PoliceYouth Week'.
Allison is a fine example of the future of our 'next generation'.
We wish her all the best in her future endeavors.
A quilt making day with ...
the 'Quilt Ladies' 4/15/17.
3 members went to Canton for WWII hero Gordon Roch's 99th birthday and presented him a lap Quilt, and a birthday cake.
At our Post meeting on March 20th, 2018 Post Commander Art Sladyk presented
'Sandy' Warshavsky with a very long overdue certificate for his 50 years of 'Continuous Membership'.
Sandy actually has 59 years of continuous service, and
(providing he stays another year)
will next year receive his 60 year certificate.
Sandy also holds the honor of being the oldest Past Commander of Post 133