Vietnam Memorial Sign

If any knows the where abouts of a Vietnam Memorial sign/monument that used to be on the corner of Merrick Avenue and Sunrise Highway, in Merrick, New York, in the early 1970's (e.g. 1971-1972). Please contact me. Thank you.

Community Read Aloud Day

Note 1: The following letter was addressed to Post Member, Barbara Byrne, from the Lakeside Elementary School officials for her participation in the above event.

Dear Lakeside Friend,

community read alound day 2014 resizedOn behalf of the children and staff of the Norman J. Levy/Lakeside School, we would like to thank you for participating in our Site-Based Team's Annual Community Read Aloud Day on January 17, 2014. Our student's greatly enjoyed your visit.

American Legion, Merrick Post No. 1282, Ad in the Celebration of 75 years of Merrick Life

Merrick Post No. 1282, American Legion would like to congratulate and salute Merrick Life's 75th year of service to the Merrick Community in the Merrick Herald Life pubilication. A special thanks goes out to former Merrick Life publisher, Linda Toscano and Merrick Life editor, Paul Laursen and their staff. Another special thanks goes out to senior editor of Merrick Herald Life, Scott Briton. Thanks to you all for being their for us. See the following pdf.

The Merrick's Veterans Killed in Action

Those who have made the Supreme Sacrifice for our country

World War II

Harold Kenneth Ahlquist
Alfred William Amari
Clifford E. Bahnsen
Walter Edwin Baldwin
Walter J. Burke Jr.
Harry Gregory Chernucha
Edward Macdonald Dobson