American Legion Post 1528  


Memorial Day - 2016

82nd Airborne & Special Forces

Depew American Legion Post 1528

AMVETS "Buddy Knaus" Post 14

Disabled American Veterans Post 203                          Depew Mayor Jesse Nikonowicz and

                                                                                        Lancaster Town Supervisor Johanna Coleman


Everyone likes a parade (and chocolate)!!!

The colors are lowered to half mast


Firing detail and color guards stand by

 Commander Jacob Schu tells the story of WWII US Army PFC Richard F. Sansone while his daughter, Joann Browning and family look on

Keynote speaker Hon. Anthony J. Cervi addresses the audience

The names of veterans from Depew Post 1528, AMVETS Post 14 and DAV Post 203  who passed since Memorial Day 2015 are read by the respective Post Commanders

American Legion Post 1528, Jacob Schu                                              AMVETS Post 14, Martin Bugaj                                                         DAV Post 203, William Boehm

Placement of the Memorial Wreath by Post Commanders and AMVETS Aux. President Debbie Feary



The American Flag and POW/MIA Flag are returned to full mast



Pictures of PFC Richard F. Sansone's daughter, Joann Browning and family with Color Guard David Hajduk (left) and Commander Jacob Schu (right)