American Legion Post 6 celebrates 100 years

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now)- American Legion Post 6 celebrates 100 years. According to its Facebook page, the organization is the largest post in the state. It was founded on four pillars, which include: National security, Americanism, Veteran Affairs & Rehabilitation, and Children & Youth.

"As a Vietnam vet you wouldn't believe some of the stuff we went through when we came back from that war. Tonight it's a whole different type of feeling, and for that and I’m very grateful," Post 6 commander, William Barnes said.

The official 100th birthday for post 6 is
this Wednesday, August 28th.