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Past District Commander Gene Campbell (Left) is greeted by Past District Commander Helen Gaekle during the Past Commanders 80th birthday?  Who's the oldest?

Helen Gaekle pins the Past District Commanders Pin on Gene Campbell during a special Post 222 ceremonies.

Post Commanders Roy Schofield (Post 385) and Loretta Young (Post 365) being installed by District Past Commander Helen Gaekle.

Commanders Roy Schofield, Loretta Young and District Past Commander Helen Gaekle celebrate with a bottle of A1 Sauce after the installation.


Post 385 members at the City of Pembroke Pines Veteran's Day picnic. From left to right: David McDonald, 9th District Vice Commander Billy Gameyel, Joe Motes, Diane Calfee, Bob Nagle, Carol Fraser and Armando Lopez.


9th District Ball held on November 11, 2007 at Post 222

Alexander Nininger Veteran's Home Christmas picnic held on December 2, 2007 with Department Comander George Wehrli in attendance.
Department George Wehrli with his wife Irma during some of his District 9 Post visitations.

Post 304 with Department Commander George Wehrli, his wife Irma with District 9 Commander Paul Renneisen and wife Patricia, Post Commander Kevin Lounsberry, and District Vice Commanders Bill Gemayel and Joe Motes.

Post 310 with Commander James Farney

Post 36 with Post Adjutant Pete Bugnacki

Post 162 Commander Mike McGeachy


Department Commander George Wehrli, his wife Irma, and District Vice Commanders Bill Gemayel and Joe Motes


Post 385 honored Sgt Adam Cann (USMC) of Davie and Petty Officer 3rd Class Nathan Bruckenthal (USCG) who were killed in Iraq by renaming their Post the Bruckenthal-Cann Weston Post 385. Past District Commander Loretta Young and Vice Commander Bill Gemayel presented the new charter to Post Commander Roy Schofield. Opening ceremonies were held by Everglades High School JROTC.

Commander Roy Schofield then presented a copy of the charter to Mr. Leigh Cann, father of Sgt. Adam Cann who accepted on behave of this son. Mr. Cann spoke of his son and of Nathan Bruckenthal who is also buried near his son in Arlington National Cemetery .

(right) Department ROTC Chairman Loretta Youngs presented the American Legion medal to a cadet from Stoneman Douglas High School's Military Ball. (left) Bob Spereno from Post 223 presented the American Legion medal during Western High's Military Ball.

Post 223 members Bob Spereno and Sid Waldfogel (Navy Ret) presented their American Legion medals during Western High's Military Ball.

Post 222 members presented the American Legion Medals to cadets from Northeast High School during their awards ceremonies.

Legion Members Cliff Handerhan, Jr from Post 157, Carol Fraser from Post 385 and District 9 Vice Commander Joe Motes were in attendance for the opening of the new VA Cemetery in Lantana. The right picture is that of an outdoor chapel.

Jay Walrond and Loretta Young are made 5th and 6th Honorary Admirals by the Broward County School Board for their contributions to the JROTC program.

US 1 is now officially know as POW / MIA Memorial Highway.

Deerfield Beach Northbound.

Deerfield Beach Southbound.

Hallandale Beach Northbound.

Hallandale Beach Southbound.

The POW / MIA Memorial Highway sign at close up.

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