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Welcome to Post 146

Monthly Meetings: Legion meetings are held at 0900 on the third Saturday of each month at the Veterans Association of North County Building, 1617 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, 92058-2734. See map and building.

Note Before each monthly general meeting there will be a breakfast from 0730-0830. Come early to the meeting and socialize while having a great breakfast for only $8. Prospective new members and the member who brought him or her eat free.


New Veteran Online Shopping Benefit

Veterans can now shop online at any of the five military branch exchanges. In order to take advantage of this new benefit, you must first register at VetVerify.org.

Transportation to Post Meetings

For members who want to attend the Post 146 meetings, but need transportation assistance, please contact Edd at adjutant@legionpost146.org or 760-754-9633.

Recyclables Needed

Every dollar we save by recycling goes to the general fund. We collect donations of empty printer and toner cartridges, old cell phones, Copper, Brass, Aluminum, Steel, plastic bottles, glass bottles, and any plastic container that has a 2, 3, or 5 triangle code. Plastic bottles need to have the lids removed. In addition, please separate the CA CRV from the non-CRV containers as these items are recycled differently. Bring them to the monthly meeting or Edd at adjutant@legionpost146.org or 760-754-9633. for other arrangements.

Enclosed Trailer Needed

We are seeking the donation of a 4' X 12', 5' X 12', or 6' X 12' enclosed trailer for storing the Post 146 supplies for Oceanside Harbor Days. If you have one or know someone who has one to donate, then please contact Edd at adjutant@legionpost146.org or 760-754-9633.

Adjutant's Message

Membership dues for 2018 may be paid online, at the next post meeting, or by mail to American Legion Post 146, 1617 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA 92058-2734. If you do not receive your 2017 card within 7 to 10 days after renewing online, then call or e-mail me at adjutant@legionpost146.org or 760-754-9633 for resolution. If you are interested in a Paid Up For Life (PUFL) membership, then contact me for details.
Edd Robinson

VA Benefits Help

The American Legion Department Service Office located in the VA Outpatient Clinic in Mission Valley at 8810 Rio San Diego Drive, Suite 1173, San Diego, CA 92108, is open to the Public on a "walk-in" basis from 7:30 to 11:30 AM, Monday through Friday. Contact phone is 619-400-5301. Free Valet Parking is available just past the main entrance.

Veteran License Plates

Veterans with a Medal of Honor, Legion of Valor, Former Prisoner of War, Pearl Harbor, or Purple Heart license plate may park his or her motor vehicle, weighing not more than 6,000 pounds gross weight, without charge, in a metered or hourly parking space throughout California. Note this does not apply to flat rate parking lots. For details see associated Calvet Document.

Volunteers Needed

Volunteers needed to transport members who can not drive to the post meetings. Contact Edd at adjutant@legionpost146.org or 760-754-9633 to help.

The Oceanside VA Clinic needs volunteers for the Front Desk, Coffee Services, Shuttle Drivers, Transportation Coordinator, and afternoon VAN Drivers. Please contact La Jolla VA Hospital Volunteer Services at 858-642-3267. Orientation is done completely online and La Jolla VA Hospital can get you started today. Donna Fischer is the Director of Voluntary Services.

Newsletter Information

SOUND OFF! is available by email or at this website. To get your copy, ensure Post Adjutant Edd Robinson has your email address. Edd can be reached at adjutant@legionpost146.org or 760-754-9633. Note that hard copies of the newsletter are available at each post meeting, and can be mailed on request to members without computer access.