American Legion John V. Folsom Post 54, Department of Washington. We are located at 111 S. Park Street (Hwy 395), Chewelah, WA. Although we are an American Legion Post, we are pleased to also host other local Veteran organization under our roof.
Post 54American Legion was chartered by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic veterans organization. Focusing on service to veterans, service members and communities, the Legion currently has about 2.6 million members in 14,000 posts worldwide. These posts are organized into 55 departments: one each for the 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, France, Mexico and the Philippines.
The Department of Washington headquartered in Lacey is home to all state wide administrative and leadership functions.
Post 54, Sons of The American Legion (SAL), Squadron Commander Tom Rancourt
for being elected State SAL Commander