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Grand Opening of American Legion Post 55!

Posted on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 1:15 am

American Legion Post 55, South Lake’s original and only full time, full service Post is now open at 756 West Avenue in the Downtown Business District of Clermont. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 2pm to 10pm and Saturday and Sunday, 1pm till 10. We have Bar Bingo starting at 6pm Thursday nights. We are accepting new members, transfers and renewals at the temporary Post on West Ave. We can be reached by phone 352-394-6767 or by email at
Come join and meet the team who put the Post back on firm ground at our grand opening – 1 pm, Saturday, April 14th. Gene Biglin – Commander, Chuck McKenzie – 1st Vice, Brendan Diamond – Treasurer and Post Adjutant, Joe Gionti – 2nd Vice, Dewayne Thrift – Service Officer and Historian, CJ Byrd – Sargent at arms, and Robert Cubanos – Head Trustee.