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1301 Greenview Drive
Lynchburg, VA 24502 434-239-0316

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Honor a friend or family member
by purchasing a Purple Heart Walk of Honor Brick
Only $35 for the brick and $15 for a logo (optional).
Click picture to download the order form.

Post 16 Elected Officers - 2017

Commander Gordon Farmer
1st Vice Commander Otto Davis
2nd Vice Commander Mike Gogan
3rd Vice Commander  
Adjutant Frank Leonard
Finance Officer Dwayne Mackey
Sgt-at-Arms Loyd Woodford
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Current Newsletter

December 2015 - January 2016
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See the latest newsletter for the events calendar,
call 434-239-0317, or stop by the social club for more information.

New slideshows/videos
Photos by Bobby Ricketts and others.
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Recent Post 16 Events
    Beef Roast
October 5, 2014
Photos by Sheila Shaefer
Dedication of Global War on Terror monument June 21, 2014 Photos by Bobby Ricketts
Wreath laying at Arlington
May 11, 2014
Photos by Bobby Ricketts
Purple Heart Memorial Walkway by Lynn Franz and Bobby Ricketts
Concerned Veterans For American with Madison Rising 10-22-2013. Photos by Lynn Franz
Beef Roast October 5, 2013 Photos by Lynn Franz
Sgt. Charles Scott Funeral
9-5-13 Photos by Bobby Ricketts
Labor Day Cookout 2013
Memorial Day May 27, 2013
Fish Fry
October 2012
Beef Roast
Social Club 10-06-12
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Gladys Millner's Birthday 2012
Fish Fry 2012
Memorial Day
Cookout 2012
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Legion Riders

The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 16 was formed to support the men and women of the Armed Forces.  This group of dedicated women have several funding events each year including the most famous one around Memorial Day, The Poppy Drive. 

The money collected by them is used entirely for needy veterans and their families.  We also support many other charities.  To join, just stop by Post 16 to see if you are eligible.

Angela Mackzum, President











The American Legion Riders Post 16 was formed in 2009 by members of Post 16 to represent the Lynchburg area as a dedicated motorcycle group.

The officers are:
Director- M. Stedman Gray
Assistant Director- Richard Berkley
Sgt-at-Arms- Lynn Boteler
Adjutant- Dickie Smith
Treasurer- Jim Fishel
Chaplain- Terry Jamerson
Membership- Blake Isley
Safety Officers- Randy Maddox & Craig Eichorn
Road Captain- Jimmy Carson
Public Relations- Sonny Rogers

You must be a qualified member of the American Legion, American Legion Auxiliary, or the Sons of The American Legion to join this elite group. You must also own a bike with a minimum of 350cc engine displacement.

This group not only rides for pleasure, but also attends many fund-raising events throughout the area.  For more information about this organization, please contact Stedman Gray 434-420-1297 or Blake Isley 434-944-9739

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Post 16 Honor Guard - Veteran's Day 2014

Post 16 Honor Guard 2010

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Uniform group (Honor Guard) slideshows

November 3, 2007

Veteran's Day 2007

December 1, 2007

July 4, 2008 at Poplar Forest


View WSET-13 coverage of tribute to Honor Guard aired January 17, 2010
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