The Garden Oaks American Legion Post 560

(chartered in 1946) joined the 14,000 American Legion Posts world-wide in celebrating The American Legion's 100th Anniversary which began March 15, 1919  with the COH (City of Houston) Mayor Silvester Turner presenting the
"City of Houston Proclamation". 

On Friday 15 March 2019, Semper Fi #3 Memorial Honor Detail was tasked with the Honor of Presenting "The Colors" at the American Legion Post 560
'American Legion's 100th Anniversary'.


 Lance Corporal Joblin, Joseph NCOIC / COT;
Committee Chairperson Peggy J. Mondy (P.F.C. USMC Korean Conflict) 
                    Col. Horton, Stan OIC / PIO.


Color Guard: 

L/Cpl. JOBLIN, Joseph; Port Rifle
Sgt. KALKE, Jim; Standard Bear
Cpl. MENDEZ, Steve; Texas State Flag
Sgt. MARTINEZ, Fernando; USMC Flag
L/Cpl. ORTIZ, Erasmo; Starboard Rifle


COH Mayor Silvester Turner presenting COH "Proclamation"


Garden Oaks American Legion Post 560
CMD Tony Moreno reciving COH "Proclamation"


Legionnaire on the Left
American Legion, 8th District, Dept. Of Texas
CMDR Richard J. Voorhies

COH Mayor Silvester Turner 

Legionnaire on Right
Garden Oaks American Legion Post 560
CMD Tony Moreno