Post 555 recognized at Linn County Meeting

At the May 22nd meeting of the Linn County American Legion in Mount Vernon the Ely American Legion Post was recognized for achievements in 2018 membership.  The Ely Post was awarded the Honor Ribbon for attaining 100% membership and they … Continue reading

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Glenn Klinsky recognized for 70 years continuous American Legion Membership

On May 22, 2018 Glenn Klinsky was recognized for 70 years of continuous American Legion membership in a private ceremony in Lisbon.  Glenn has been a member of the Ely American Legion for the entire 70 years.  Pictured below is … Continue reading

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Favorite A Gift for the Person Who Has Everything

What do you give to someone who has everything?  Consider giving the gift of a flag.  The Ely Sons of the American Legion are offering to put a flag in front yards for the 4 major patriotic holidays (Flag Day, Memorial … Continue reading

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Ely Legion Seeking Candidates for Girls State June 17-22, 2018

The Ely American Legion is currently seeking candidates for the Iowa American Legion Auxiliary Girls State for 2018. Girls State 2018 will be held at the Drake University Campus in Des Moines, Iowa from the 17th to the 22rd of … Continue reading

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Ely American Legion Seeking Candidates for Boys State 10-15 June 2018

The Ely American Legion is currently seeking candidates for the Iowa American Legion Hawkeye Boys State for 2018. This years Hawkeye Boys State will be held at Camp Dodge in Johnston, Iowa from the 10th to the 15th of June … Continue reading

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