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Chester Bird post 523 officers and staff


Commander Craig Hartman
1st Vice Commander Mike Hrdlicka
2nd Vice Commander Mark Kelm
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: Open, Steve Fossen and Larry Schnack

 Gaming Manager Legionnaire Liam Martin
 Assistant Gaming Manager Sarah Kelvie
 Bar Manager Mike Walter
 Office Manager Laura Brunes

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 
Finance Officer Michael Morris
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 Kelly Barrett
Treasurer Leann Roehl
Secretary Susan Trussell
Chaplain Chris Henkels
Sergeant at Arms Lynne Bunde
Historian Mildred Davison

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