American Legion Post 133
3rd Annual First Responders Appreciation Day Event on October 8, 2016
American Legion Post 133 was proud to sponsor our 3rd annual First Responders appreciation Day. We Honored Police, Fire,
Teachers and Community Leaders. The public was welcome and all attendees were fed free of charge. Food was catered by
Helen's Catering. The cost of the event was possible through donations from Global Indemnity Insurance, Henry wade, Roy
White,Dan Frank and Julia Gusse.
Pictured above are Mayor Christian Price, Sons of the
American Legion Commander Kenneth Ball, Helen of Helen's
catering, Julia Gusse and Post 133 Commander Derek Jeske.
Ira Hayes Parade held in Sacaton on February 25, 2017
Members of our Post along with the Maricopa VFW participated
in the Ira Hayes Parade. Our bagpiper Terry Oldfield along with
bagpiper Dave Mundy entertained the crowd at the event.
The Maricopa Police Explorers participated and carried the
service flags in the parade.
VFW member Wallace Brown a 92 year old World War II
Veteran fighter pilot rode with Legion and VFW member Ralph
Schneider in the event.
All that participated had a great time and were warmly greeted
by the large crowd.
Air Force R.O.T.C. Awards May 1, 2017
Lt Col Allen Kirksey, USAF, Retired with Cadet Major John Blodgett,
and Commander Jeske
Commander Jeske with Cadet Captain Samantha Blaschke and Lt
Col Allen Kirksey, USAF, Retired