James F. Daniel, Jr. American Legion Post 3


Standing Committees



Americanism/Youth Activities Chair

-American Legion Oratorical Contest

  -Contact 20+ high schools (14 public and at least 9 private) in Greenville, aiming efforts primarily at speech and debate and social studies teachers.  Also contact the local home school association.  Distribute contest information to all of those school contacts..

  -Speak and distribute information during high school speech and debate tournaments and serve as a judge during the tournaments.

  -Conduct the Post 3 contest in January of each year and attend the Quadrant and Department contests.


-Speak to students at Greenville County schools and arrange for other Post members to also visit the schools.


-Speak in the Post Museum during school visits.


-Attend reception for Boys and Girls State participants.


-Support Police Academy as needed.


-Present Legion JROTC medals for academic and military excellence at JROTC detachment ceremonies.  Also present the Legion medal during the Furman ROTC awards ceremony.