Yearly Archives: 2012

Post Everlasting

Post 41 has lost another of its senior members to Post Everlasting. Allen Montgomery Carter, 90, of Berryville, Virginia, died Friday, December 21, 2012 in a local nursing home. Mr. Carter was born January 20, 1922 in Clarke County, Virginia, … Continue reading

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Ringing the Bell

On December 7th, members of Post 41 volunteered to serve as “bell-ringers” for the Salvation Army at the Berryville Food Lion. Sixteen Legionnaires staffed the Red Kettle collection from 9:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. By the end of the day, … Continue reading

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A Naval Officer, Or Else!

Frederick Winston Johns, Jr. was born into a Navy family.  His father served in the Navy during the two World Wars.  During World War II, his father was in charge of mine warfare in the Panama Canal Zone and later … Continue reading

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Post 41, By The Numbers

What do statistics really mean?  While statistics can be manipulate to draw different conclusions, this is not the case with some numbers that relate to a dedicated and caring organization—Lloyd Williams Post 41.  Since it was chartered in 1919, Post … Continue reading

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Veterans Day Activities

Post 41 had a very good Veterans Day weekend.  We very much appreciated and were humbled by the support shown by our community to veterans this weekend.  It is good to live in a small, close-knit community that takes care … Continue reading

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