The American Legion District Five held its Boy State California Honoring and Orientation Luncheon for this years Boy State in June. There were more than 300 people in attendance, which included more than 80 Boys State delegates, their parents, Post members, District, State, and Boy State representation.
The Luncheon is vital in brining the Boys State delegates and parents together to outline what Boy State is and is not, safety procedures at Boys State, how it works, and the logicistics to getting to Boy State.
Both the Boy State delegates and their parents were honored. After interviewing the boys from Petaluma – I was very impressed with their bearing as outstanding young adults. The parents have every righttobe proud of their boys.
District Five Boys State Orientation and Honoring Luncheon
The American Legion District Five held its Boy State California orientation and honoring Luncheon for this years Boy State in June. There were more than 80 Boys State delegates at the luncheon. Plus, the boys parents, the sponsoring Post members, District, State, and California Boy State representives.
The Luncheon was vital in brining the Boys State delegates and parents together to outline what Boy State is and is not, safety, how the process works, and where to get on the bus.
Both the delegates and their parents were honored. After interviewing the boys from Petaluma – I was very impressed with the character and bearing of these outstanding young adults.
What is District 5 and California Department of the American Legion?
American Legion local Post are part of the national organization. The American Legion is organized into 55 departments, with one operating in each of the 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, France, Mexico and the Philippines.
The Department of California American Legion consists of 30 Districts. These Districts represent a number of Post . The Department of California has 460 post. These 460 post are divided into Districts.
American Legion Petaluma Post 28 (that us) is in District 5 within the California Department. The other Posts in District 5 are :
|Post #||Post Name & City 09-2016|
|0021||Theodore Roosevelt, Santa Rosa|
|0037||Wilkins, San Rafael|
|0178||Rio Vista, Rio Vista|
|0179||San Anselmo, San Anselmo|
|0182||Reams, Suisun City|
|0199||St. Helena, Saint Helena|
|0293||William Russell Ledford, Cloverdale|
|0306||Veterans Home, Yountville|
|0313||Twin Cities, Larkspur|
|0338||Martin Slobodnik, Rohnert Park|
|0489||Jack London, Sonoma|
|0550||Mare Island Navy Yard, Vallejo|
|0603||Manuel L. Quezon, Vallejo|
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Petaluma Boys, Parents, and Schools for Boys State 2018
|Tony Vitali||Nicole Vitali||Petaluma High School|
|Theo Pologeorgis||Aris Pologeorgis||Petaluma High School|
|Jack Dunn||Mr. and Mrs. Dunn||St. Vincent High School|
|Dylan Cashman||Kevin Cashman||St. Vincent High School|
|Garrett Esponda||(No Picture)||Casa Grande High School|
|Lance Sunshine||(No Picture)||Casa Grande High School|
|Sean Devincenzi||Representing Post 0111 Healdsburg (No Picture)||Petaluma High School|