The American Legion New Haven Post 210 will hold an unserviceable flag collection from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 25, 2019 at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park on Long Wharf Drive. Citizens may drop-off their faded American flags for free, which will be properly retired in a subsequent ceremony. Contact Post Vice Commander Thania Rivera at 203-903-4315 or visit newhavenlegion.org for more details.
NEW HAVEN, CONN. — The American Legion New Haven Post 210 was awarded “Best Senior Military Unit” in the 2019 Greater New Haven St. Patrick’s Day Parade on March 10, 2019.
The award was presented at the annual parade banquet. It was accepted by Legion Commander Charles M. Pickett and VFW New Haven Commander Derek Torrellas for the combined group which featured an American Legion Color Guard lead by CTARNG SPC Rochella Rondon-Smith, a Hillhouse High School JROTC alumni.