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 Joe Finn

Commander Joe Finn welcomes you.

U.S. Flag waving

Meetings are 2nd Tuesday at 7:30pm

BOD meets 3rd Thursday 6:30pm


2016 - 2017 Post Officers

Commander Joe Finn
Vice Commander Hugh Blake
Vice Commander Joel Montross
Vice Commander Steve McDermott
Adjutant Michelle LaRock
Treasurer Beverly Baker
Chaplain Ed Pratt
Sgt. at Arms Rich Bender

Melvin Roads Chamionship Baseball Team
Melvin Roads Championship
Baseball Team


Board of Directors

Position Name Term Expires
President / Treasurer George Basher 2016
Vice President Ross Wilber 2019
Member Herb Bauer 2018
Member Michelle LaRock 2017
Commander Joe Finn 2017
Member Pat Vallee 2020
Member Open
Auxiliary Unit Lori McFarland 2020
Sons Squadron Kevin Harrington 2020
Riders Chapter Ernie Rau 2020

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