Welcome to the home page of the

American Legion's
Joseph Loeffler Post 1006
198 First Street
Brentwood, NY 11717-4677
Chartered by an act of Congress on Nov. 1,1928

We Pledge

I pledge allegiance to the Flag

of the United States of
America, and to the Republic

for which it stands,

one nation under God,

indivisible, with

liberty and justice for all.


2010, award winning website by NYALPA. "Serves its purpose"-President Kevin Harrington.

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A safe place for veterans
........run by veterans
 Our lounge welcomes all veterans and their guests to a safe, understanding environment.

 VA Hotline: 1-844-724-7842. Any veteran can use any hospital ER up to three times in a year. If you are 100% service-connected, you can go unlimited times. Present your VA card within 72 hours after your ER visit.

Preamble to the Constitution of The American Legion

For God and Country

We associate ourselves together for the following purposes:

To uphold and defend the Constitution of the United States of
America; to maintain law and order;

To foster and perpetuate a one hundred percent Americanism;

To preserve the memories and incidents of our
associations in all the wars;

To inculcate a sense of individual obligation to the community, state and nation;

To combat the autocracy of both the classes and the masses;

To make right the master of might; to promote peace and
goodwill on earth;

To safeguard and transmit to posterity the principles of
justice, freedom and democracy;

To consecrate and sanctify our comradeship by our devotion
to mutual helpfulness.




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Post Officers Name
Post Commander Sharon Hoover
1st Vice Commander PPC James Brown
2nd Vice Commander Gary Gravesandy
3rd Vice Commander PPC Ernie Sawtelle
Adjutant OPEN
Finance PPC James Brown
Chaplain PPC Bob Kampel
Sgt-at-Arms PPC Ernie Sawtelle
Historian Carlos Cintron
Service Steve Mendez
Judge Advocate PCC Tom Wagner
Parlimentarian PPC John Sheahan
Compliance PPC Gerald G. Mignon
Missc. Staff  
ABC Officer PPC Gerald G Mignon
Hall Rentals PPC Ernest Sawtelle
Post Webmaster PPC Gerald G. Mignon
Board of Directors  
Board Chairman PPC Ernie Sawtelle ('24)
Board Member PPC Bob Kampel ('25)
Board Member PPC Jim Brown ('25)
Board Member PPC Gerry Mignon('24)
Board Member PPC Tom Wagner ('25)



Post Officers' terms are one year from May to May. Board of Director's have three-year terms from November to November.



  On February 3rd, 1943 four American chaplains of different faiths - Protestant, Jewish, and Catholic - each gave away their life preservers and their chances for survival when their ship, the USS Dorchester was mortally struck. The four chaplains went down together with the ship.........


For the story of the Four Chaplains, go to http://www.fourchaplains.org/






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Joseph Loeffler Post #1006
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Updated on January 29, 2024.