Walton F. Hoffmann Memorial Post 179

The American Legion is an organization dedicated to God and country, with a membership of military veterans who take deep pride in our communities.  Since its inception 100 years ago, the legion has been a stalwart champion of patriotic values, morals, culture and citizenship.  The legion's pillar of community service embodies its devotion to law and order, the raising of wholesome youth, an educated and law-abiding citizenship, and respectful observance of patriotic holidays and remembrances.                                    Read more on Americanism --> here  



Executive Meeting (3 December) will be held via Zoom

Our post commander, Thomas "Tom" C. Hohmann passed away on 26 November due to Covid.   He is survived by his wife, Cindy and two (2) children, Tami and Tom Jr.  Tom was more than the Commander of Post 179, he was a stalwart community supporter and had a passion for Veterans.  He will be sorely missed. Please keep Cindy and his family in your heart and prayers.



~~ THE POST IS CLOSED! ~~ When it reopens, it will be at 75% capacity (159 main hall). 

No more than 10 may gather in a group together, must keep social distance (6 ft) and wear a mask per Governor Abbott's executive order dated 3 July 2020.

Club Lounge is CURRENTLY CLOSED.  When it reopens, it will be at 75% capacity, daily from 4-10 p.m., subject to State guidelines.  

Member/visitor compliance with State and city guidelines are mandatory. 

The City of New Braunfels Mayor has mandated face coverings must be worn whenever separation of 6 feet or more is not feasible.  Social distancing must be followed.

Executive Committee

1st Thursday of month

1830 hrs / 6:30 p.m.

Main Hall
General Membership 2nd Thursday of month

1900 hrs / 7:00 p.m.

Pot Luck dinner by post members (1730-1845 hrs (5:30-6:45 p.m.)) * suspended until further notice

American Legion Auxilliary

2nd Thursday*  of month

7:00 p.m.

Auxiliary Room (Main Hall till further notice) - * changed to Saturday until further notice

Sons of the American Legion 3rd Thursday of month 7:00 p.m. Auxiliary Room (Main Hall till further notice)
American Legion Riders Last Thursday of month

1900 hrs / 7:00 p.m.

Main Hall

Critical Need for Blood, Platlets and Plasma Donations

Scammers are out there - Raise your guard!

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