James Jacob

James Jacob

James Jacob, Commander of American Legion Post 54, spoke to the De Queen Rotary Club about services they provide. There are currently two million Legion members nationwide. Veterans and their families can receive assistance with benefit claims, military funeral honors and military markers. The local Post participates in Fiesta Fest, the Hurrah! Festival Veteran Parade and holds an annual flag retirement ceremony. American Legion Post 54 provides scholarships for local students, assists the Boy Scouts and sponsors students for Boys and Girls State. They meet second Monday of each month.

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