Brief History of our Post

We Started in May of 1988 and our first few organizational meetings were held at the Moon Township Municipal Building

July 18, 1988 We moved to The Drifters Lounge which was located 409 Mulberry Street.

October 1988 we moved the meetings to The GBU.  

2003 we moved to our current location at The Coraopolis VFW.

First Commander - Robert E. Cairns

 U. S Army from 1938 until his retirement in November 1960

Awarded the Bronze Star during World War II

Post Commander from May 1988 until 1992

Charter member of West Hills Post 924

Date of Death August 10, 1993

2nd Commander - William Crookshank

 US Army Veteran

Post Commander from 1992 - 2013

Post Chaplain 2015 - 2018

Post Judge Advocate 2014, 2015 and 2017

Past Allegheny County Commander 2014
Federation of War Veterans Societies - Chairman 2018
36th District Past Commander - 2002 - 2004

Current Deputy Commander 36th District

3rd Commander - Bart Stack

 U.S. Air Force Veteran with service in Vietnam and Thailand.

Charter member of West Hills Post 924

Post Commander 2013 to Present

Prior to being elected Post Commander served as Post Adjutant and Sergeant of Arms.

Currently Deputy Commander for the 36th District and Vice Commander of The American Legion of Allegheny County.

Past Allegheny County Commander 2017

Current Post Officers

Commander:  Bart Stack

1st Vice:  Bob McClure

2nd Vice:  Bill Henderson

Finance : Richard Bombich

Adjutant:  Ken Ochman

Chaplain:  Ron Panko

Sgt of Arms: Frank Lubawy

Service Officer: Jack Cairns

Historian:  Harlan McCartney

Judge Advocate:  Bucky Rapp



Officers from beginning (pdf)