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Chester Bird post 523 officers and staff


Commander Craig Hartman
1st Vice Commander Open
2nd Vice Commander Mike Sheehan
Adjutant Open
Finance Officer Tom Martin
Chaplain Robert "Bob" Hansen
Sergeant at Arms Dearest Welwolie
Judge Advocate Open
Historian Open
Service Officer Craig Hartman
Judge Advocate Open
Executive Board Members-at-Large: Tim Arimond, Steve Fossen and Larry Schnack


General Manager Shelley Schlichting 
Bar Manager Jaymie Larson
Gaming Manager Legionnaire Liam Martin 
Assistant Gaming Manager Douge Schildgen 
Office Manager Daryl Warmack 

Sons of the American Legion

This Post recognizes a subsidiary organization attached to the Post known as The Sons of The American Legion, Squadron 523, Detachment of Minnesota. 

Commander Denny Arons
1st Vice Commander John Ernston
2nd Vice Commander Joe Sears
Finance Officer Michael Wille
Chaplain Robert "Bob" Hansen 
Sergeant at Arms Evan Komar

American Legion Riders

Director Evan Komar


This Post recognizes an Auxiliary organization known as the Chester Bird American Legion Auxiliary Unit No. 523.
President Sherri Wicks
1st Vice President Doris Rindahl
2nd Vice President Jodi Dougherty
Treasurer Leann Roehl
Secretary Susan Trussell
Chaplain Chris Henkels
Sergeant at Arms Lynne Bunde
Historian Mildred Davison

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