The August 7th District 18 meeting was held in Lebanon, Mo at VFW Post 4107. The business session was opened at 10:00 a.m. by District 18 Commander Vernon "Butch" LaMont of Post 4107. Guests in attendance were State Commander Bob Wonnell of Clinton, Mo Post 1894 and Michael Orchard of Ozark, Mo Post 7628.
Six Post Commanders were present and nine posts were represented. Two posts had no representative present. District 18 had twenty-seven members present. Post CDRs present were 473, 1828, 3009, 3770, 4107, and 5993. Posts represented were 1014, 3135, and 6337. Posts 5366 and 7222 were absent.
Comrade Bill Moriarty, Post 3009, was elected to replace the Jr-Vice CDR whom had resigned recently.
During the joint meeting following lunch CDR Wonnell presented the following awards to the posts earning them.
Photos in the SlideShow were provided courtesy of State CDR Bob Wonnell, Post 3770 Ladies Auxiliary President Nancy Smith, Post 3770 CDR Pete Proctor and District 18 ADJ I.J. Kelley