Welcome to the The American Legion Frierson Nichols Post 8

Located at 300 Avenue M Northwest Winter Haven, FL 33881

Call us at (863) 293-9406 or (863) 293-7029

Office Hours Monday – Wednesday – Friday 10 AM – 3 PM

Support Post 8 by using our Tag Agency

American Legion Tag Agency Monday – Friday  8:30 AM – 5 PM

TDY Monday – Thursday 10 AM- 10 PM

Friday – Saturday 10 AM – 11 PM  

Sunday Noon – 8 PM

Charter Signed for Winter Haven American Legion Post

On June 3, 1919, Winter Haven, Florida, was granted a Charter for the formation of an American Legion Post. The original charter hangs in the Main Room of Post 8. It was signed by Henry D. Lindsley, Chairman, National Executive Committee, in the Temporary Headquarters of the American Legion, 19 West 44th Street, New York, New York. Listed on the document are the following names of Winter Haven men requesting a Post: A.P. Butts, Cyprus L. Lee, E.H. McLean, Ervin Smith, John G. Bacon, E.W. Harrington, G.D. Brewer. T.V. Snivley, E.A. Commander, H. Tyron and T.F. Ballout.


CONSTITUTION OF FRIERSON-NICHOLS POST NO. 8, INC.

 

THE AMERICAN LEGION DEPARTMENT OF FLORIDA

PREAMBLE

For God and Country, we associate ourselves together for the following purposes: To uphold and defend the Constitution of the United States of America; to maintain law and order; to foster and perpetuate a one hundred per cent Americanism; to preserve the memories and incidents of our association in the great wars; to inculcate a sense of individual obligation to the community, state and nation; to combat the autocracy of both the classes and the masses; to make right the master of might; to promote peace and good will on earth; to safeguard and transmit to posterity the principles of justice, freedom and democracy; to consecrate and sanctify our comradeship by our devotion to mutual helpfulness