American Legion North Manatee

                Post 309 


  2419 Bayshore Rd

Palmetto, Fl  34221

[email protected]

  (941) 722-8689      americanlegion309.com

Webmaster: Diane Griebe

American Legion Post 309

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Post 309 Officers


Commander - William McCord

1st Vice - Vernon Smith

2nd Vice -Vacant

Adjutant - Vernon Smith

Finance Officer  - John Copeland

Sgt-At-Arms -  Gilbert Crowther

Historian - Vacant

Chaplain - Thomas Hanket

Ex Board -  Allan Hale

                                                                               Ron Kucharsky                                                 

                                                                               Michael O'Donnell

                                                                                Roy Hobbs

                                                  Past Commander - Frank Clements Sr.

                                  Veteran's Service Officer - Calvin Wright


Meetings held the 1st Monday of each month @ 1800 hours


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Auxiliary Unit 309 Officers


President - Mary Jayne Smith

Vice President - Gini Butala

Treasurer -Pat Crowther

Secretary - Paulette Griepsma

Sgt-At-Arms - Dawn Copeland

Historian - Pat Killock

Chaplain - Dixie Brunton 

                                                Membership - Gini Butala

                                               Ex. Board - Mary Sterns   Sandra Renouf   

                                                                 Past President - Sheran Dean

Meetings held on the 1st Monday of each month @ 1900 hours


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SAL Squadron 309 Officers


Commander - Jim Allard

Adjutant- Rick Hinton

1st Vice - Rick Hinton

Finance Officer - Jim Gard

Sgt-At-Arms - Peter Guay

Historian - Fred VonHolt

Chaplain - James "Moses" Carpenter

Past Commander - Allan Hale




Meetings held on the 2nd Monday of each month @ 1800hours



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American Legion Riders Chapter 309


Director - Kelly Peel

Assistant Director - Vacant

Finance Officer - Pat Crowther

Secretary/Membership - Diane Griebe

Sgt-At-Arms - Tom King

Chaplain - Tom Hanket

Past Director - Jerry Ditty


Meetings held on the 2nd Sunday of each month @ 1000 hours