Melvin Roads Post 1231
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Banquet Hall - Bar & Lounge - Catering
Meeting Rooms - Veteran & Community Support

200 Columbia Turnpike East Greenbush, NY 12144 (map)

Our Post

Chartered 1940

How to become a member

The American Legion


Fax 462-5250

Melvin E. Roads

Melvin E. Roads, WWI Veteran
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Commander Hugh Blake welcomes you.

U.S. Flag waving

Meetings are 2nd Tuesday at 7:30pm

BOD meets 3rd Thursday 6:30pm


2019 - 2021 Post Officers

Commander Hugh Blake
Vice Commander Joel Montross
Vice Commander Frank Koonz
Vice Commander
Treasurer Beverly Baker
Chaplain Robert Doherty

Melvin Roads Chamionship Baseball Team
Melvin Roads Championship
Baseball Team


Board of Directors

Position Name Term Expires
President Vince Lancy 2024
Vice President
Member Joe Finn 2024
Commander Hugh Blake 2021
Member Pat Vallee 2021
Member Open
Auxiliary Unit Lori McFarland 2021
Sons Squadron Kevin Harrington 2021
Riders Chapter Ernie Rau 2021

Effective March 2016 a voting member from the Auxiliary,
Sons & Riders was authorized by the Post.

The Charge / Mission of the Board of Directors as cited in our Constitution reads as follows:
“The Board of Directors shall act for the Corporation in all legal matters pertaining to the Corporation, have control of the maintenance, operation and upkeep of all buildings and lands owned by the Corporation, be empowered to hire, discharge, manage and supervise all employees of the Corporation, provide suitable bond for all employees or members handling Corporation funds and shall maintain approved bookkeeping records of Corporation business.”


Melvin Roads American Legion - 1st Post Home
First Melvin Roads American Legion Post Home

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A Sky Observation Report
our post did for the Air Force
for WWII