American Legion National & Post 28 Petaluma
The American Legion was chartered and incorporated by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic veterans organization devoted to mutual helpfulness. 4
It is the nation’s largest wartime veterans service organization, committed to mentoring youth and sponsorship of wholesome programs in our communities, advocating patriotism and honor, promoting strong national security, and continued devotion to our fellow servicemembers and veterans.
Petaluma Post 28 serves veterans and military personnel living in the Petaluma area. The post was founder in 1955. Our activity program is Boys and Girls State for youth living in the Petaluma area.
A nonpartisan, not-for-profit organization
The American Legion has great political influence perpetuated by its grass-roots involvement in the legislation process from local districts to Capitol Hill.
Legionnaires’ sense of obligation to community, state and nation drives an honest advocacy for veterans in Washington.
The Legion stands behind the issues most important to the nation’s veterans community, backed by resolutions passed by volunteer leadership.