From The Glenwood Opinion, Thursday October 16, 1919, Local Post of American Legion Is Growing-Will Make Membership Drive Saturday-Ex-service Men Should Join "Chaplain W. E. Robb of the One-Hundred and Sixty Eighth Iowa Infantry will speak at the Baptist church next Wednesday evening, October 22, on the subject, “The Price of Our Heritage.” Chaplain Robb … Continue reading Chaplain W. E. Robb Visits Glenwood for Membership Drive
As we look back over the first 100 years of Harvey T. Rimel Post 141 in Glenwood Iowa, I would like to share some historical documentation from the Post, The Glenwood Opinion (now known as the Opinion Tribune), and various periodicals I was able to track down. We know by documents at the Post that … Continue reading Post 141 Temporary Charter and First Election
News from the recent National Vice Commander Steve Sweet visit to Glenwood from the round table discussion.
The American Legion Riders are having their Annual Christmas Party Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 1700 to 2000 (5:00pm to 8:00pm). Admission is 1 food can item to support the Veteran Apartments.
American Legion Veterans Appreciation Dinner will be held Saturday, November 10, 2018. Social hour begins at 1700 and dinner service starts at 1800. All Veterans and their families are invited. Entertainment provided.
May 3, 2018 (Glenwood, Iowa) – Gov. Kim Reynolds along with other state and local officials announced today that Glenwood has received the designation as the 79th Home Base Iowa (HBI) Community. Local community leaders, businesses and veterans attended the event at the Harvey T. Rimel American Legion Post 141. “It’s my privilege to congratulate Glenwood on becoming … Continue reading Glenwood Designated Home Base Iowa Community
The American Legion celebrates its 100th year anniversary of service to our veterans, communities, state, and Nation in 2019. FREE pin for first 10 Legionnaires attending the Annual Turkey Dinner. Click to read more.
About the city of Glenwood Glenwood has earned the Home Base Iowa Community designation to demonstrate our support for veterans and transitioning service members. On September 12, 2017, the Glenwood City Council unanimously passed a resolution in support of the Home Base Iowa initiative. In support of the Home base Iowa initiative, the City of … Continue reading Glenwood Passes Resolution in Support of HBI
As most Americans go about their daily activities, Legionnaires of Post 141 gathered on Flag Day. Click to read more...
Annual All-Veterans Dinner and Officer Elections held May 20, 2017 at Post 141. Click to read more...