Welcome to Post 275
Post 275 Mission
The American Legion Post 275 Moon Brothers is a patriotic veterans organization devoted to mutual helpfulness. We are a wartime veterans service organization, committed to mentoring youth and sponsorship of wholesome programs in our communities, advocating patriotism and honor, promoting strong national security, and continued devotion to our fellow servicemembers, veterans, community, and families.
Post 275 Vision
The American Legion Post 275 Moon Brothers vision is to be a leading advocate for our local military, veterans, community and families in Americanism, National Security, Veteran Affairs & Rehabilitation and Children & Youth!” We accomplish this by supporting the following locally:
– For God and Country – Non-denominational and non-sectarian, the Legion’s support for religion in the public square is basic Americanism
– Independence Ball (Saturday before Veterans Day – recognition of local Veterans, Business, and citizens)
– Memorial Oaks
– Parades (Memorial Day, 4th of July)
– Dignified Disposal of American Flags (Flag Day – June 14)
– Special Ceremonies (Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans, Support of Vietnam Moving Wall, etc.)
– Highway Clean-up (once a quarter – helping to keep our community trash free)
– Ladies Auxiliary, Legion Riders, Sons of American Legion
– Support of our Military
– Support of Homeland Security
Veteran Affairs & Rehabilitation:
– Post Service Officer – aids in VA medical in-processing and claims compensation, employment, and health & wellness – Call for an appointment at (859) 429-0750
– Our current Commander is the Manager of the Welcome & In-Processing Center at Tristate Veterans Community Alliance (TVCA).
- See their mission here (Veterans Empowering Veterans)
Children & Youth:
– Sponsor of Oratorical Contest / Small Local Scholarship
– Sponsor of Boys State
If you wish to support, volunteer and/or join us please contact us at (859) 429-0750 or Email. Also, you are always welcome to come to our meeting on the first Thursday of every month located at the Kenton County Courthouse in Independence, Ky. To view the map of our location, please click here.
For a listing of our upcoming/current events, please click here.