The American Legion
J. B. Clark Post 149
230 E. Park Avenue, Escondido, CA 92025
Phone: 760-745-1159 - Fax: 760-745-1676
* Still Serving America *
CLUB ROOM HOURS
Friday-Saturday: 10 AM - ?
Sunday: 9 AM - 8 PM
For Weekly Menus see our newsletter "The One Forty Niner"
Jim Cooper, Commander 2016-2017
Honor and Remembrance Wall
Order your "Honor & Remembrance" tile using the form linked below.
(shows Phase VI but good for VII)
Print the form, fill it in and mail or deliver to
the Post Admin. Office with your payment.
Since our charter in 1924, our American Legion Post has been welcoming VETERANS from all branches of our Armed Forces. Today, we continue to welcome all military personnel serving our country. Joining our Post enables you to continue serving your God, Country and Community. Our mission is to implement the goals, aspirations, dreams, peace and blessings for our country, friends and families embodied in our preamble below.
Preamble to the Constitution
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 the Great 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.
To the wonderful patriotic citizens of the Escondido community. Join our Post as a Booster or Sponsor. (click Sponsor or Booster Button for details). 100% of the monies raised are given back to the community. Help us to continue sponsoring Scholarships for our children; give aid and assistance to our local needy Veterans, and their families. Help us to continue to support financially worthy community programs and projects.