Oratorical Contest CANCELLED This year’s contest has been cancelled due to a lack of participation. Please make promoting this excellent program a priority for 2024. Are you a student that is, or wants to be, a good public speaker? Are you interested in Civics, arguably one of the most importantContinue Reading


This year’s Fall Conference will be at Paul Herrick Post 21 in Kenosha: The American LegionPaul Herrick Post 21504 58th StreetKenosha, WI 53140 Parking To Register for the Conference, please visit this SquareReader Payment website: More to FollowContinue Reading

The 1st District Spring Conference was held on Sunday, May 7, 2023. Here are some highlights: Department Vice Commander Karl E. Stuvengen, 2023-2024 Candidate for Department Commander, gave a briefing on some of the Departments current programs. A good place to keep up yourself is this link on the DepartmentsContinue Reading

Do you want to improve your Post? Do you want to take your American Legion membership to the next level? If so, consider attending the Department of Wisconsin’s MidWinter Conference. There is a small admission fee of just $20 if you send in the Registration before January.  The training classes,Continue Reading

The 1st District Fall Conference this past weekend was hosted by Waterford Post 20. Commander Nathan Bond talked again about the 72,400 veterans in the 1st District that are not members of The American Legion, and our goal as a district is to get just 5233 of those people toContinue Reading

72,400! Do you know what that number is and what it represents? First District Commander, Nathan Bond, wants you to know! This is the approximate number of veterans in First District.  “THE MEMBERSHIP NUMBERS DON’T MATTER! It is the veterans and their families that those numbers represent that matter,” said Cmdr Bond.Continue Reading

This year’s First District Silent March was in a beautiful place on a perfect day. We were joined by Local Police and the Elkhorn VFW. The following Posts participated in the march: 21, 24 45 135, 172, 183, 188, 327, Also participating were the Department ALA units 35 24 andContinue Reading

On Saturday, 13 August at Lake Geneva Post 24 the Legion Wisconsin 1st District had their officer installation ceremony and annual Christmas party. Check out photo’s of the event from the “Media” Menu. Commander Len Jegerski’s Post 24 put on a very nice event. The company and the food wereContinue Reading