Post Contributes to Veterans and Community

Tim Moynihan, Finance Officer and Adjutant of Rye American Legion Post 28 was honored to represent the Post today as we presented a check for $15,000 to support veterans in the Hudson Valley Montrose VA facility.  The money will be used for veterans’ activities, supplemental food and clothing, recreation, and many other life-enhancing programs. In … More Post Contributes to Veterans and Community

RYE HONORED THOSE WHO DIED FOR US ON MEMORIAL DAY 2022

On a beautiful warm spring day, the City of Rye honored deceased veterans on Memorial Day, Monday, May 30, 2022, at Rye City Hall.  The ceremony followed a parade through town. Many speculated that the event drew the largest crowd ever in recent years. The Rye American Legion Post Auxiliary organized the parade down Purchase … More RYE HONORED THOSE WHO DIED FOR US ON MEMORIAL DAY 2022

RYE TO HONOR ITS WAR DEAD ON MEMORIAL DAY 2022

Once again, the City of Rye will carry on its tradition of honoring deceased veterans on Memorial Day, Monday, May 30, 2022, at Rye City Hall immediately following the Memorial Day parade through town. The Rye American Legion Post Auxiliary is organizing the parade down Purchase Street which will feature Legionnaires, marching bands, cyclists, classic … More RYE TO HONOR ITS WAR DEAD ON MEMORIAL DAY 2022

Rye Post Conducts Unserviceable Flag Ceremony

The Rye American Legion Post 128 conducted our spring Unserviceable Flag Ceremony on Saturday, March 26, 2022 at the Rye Dept. of Public Works facility.  Commander Fred de Barros led the ceremony.  He was assisted by Finance Office/Adjutant Tim Moynihan and Legionnaire Glen Carpinello. Rye Fire Department Lt John Rodrigues and Firefighters Acevedo, Colasacco and … More Rye Post Conducts Unserviceable Flag Ceremony

Valentine’s Day Cards for Veterans

The students at Midland Elementary School in Rye expressed their love of veterans on Valentine’s Day this year. They created a collection of cards which we at the Post delivered to local veterans. We delivered the majority of the cards to hospital bound veterans at Montrose VA Hospital. Thank you Midland students!

Rye Veterans Day 2021

Rye honored its veterans on November 11, 2021 with a ceremony on the Rye City Village Green. This was the first live ceremony in nearly two years due to the pandemic.  The day was a beautiful fall day, cool and sunny. Over 125 people attended the ceremony. Rye American Legion Post 128 Commander Fred de … More Rye Veterans Day 2021

Post Makes Donations to Vets and Rye Community

Rye Post 128 Commander Fred de Barros recently presented a check for $15,000 to Dawn Schall, Medical Director at Montrose Veterans Administration Hospital in Montrose, NY.  In her thank you letter, Dr. Schall writes to the Rye Post, “Thanks to you, VA Hudson Valley Health Care System Veterans will have additional tools to support their … More Post Makes Donations to Vets and Rye Community