American Legion Post
129 celebrated its 49th birthday in March 1968 with a program, dinner,
and dance at the Memorial Home. Over one hundred people attended the
affair. As part of the festivities, a special table was set aside to
honor three of Chattooga's World War I veterans. (World War I ended
fifty years earlier in 1918.)
in front, from left to right are World War I veterans John Owens, Joe
Cantrell, and Jim Tedder. Standing are (left) Post Commander Robert
Greene and unidentified.
Photograph by T. Emmett Nunn. Courtesy of Chattooga County Library.
This information and a similar photograph appeared in the Summerville News March 28, 1968 edition.