Maryland Post 729 - Waynesboro, PA

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Lantern Post 729

Meetings: Post Meetings are held on the third Thursday of each month at The Parlor House Restaurant on South Potomac St. In Waynesboro, located in the Potomac Center Mall beside the Save-a-lot Grocery Store. Waynesboro, PA 17268. Start Time 8:00 am.
Please note this is a change to an old location from the one that was used in for a few months in 2015.
 
Membership: The Post membership is primarily made up of former 729th members and a number of former veterans of different Branches of the military.

Officers: The new list of officers for 2015-2016 to be installed in May are as follows:
 
Commander --- Donald Fitz
Vice- Commander --- Steve Zabatakis
Acting Adjutant --- Donald Buhrman
Finance Officer --- Stanley McIntire
Chaplain --- Leon Harbaugh
Ways & Means --- Ward Simmons
Sgt. At Arms --- Randall Beamer
Welfare Officer --- Richard Happel, Jr.
Judge Advocate --- Donald Hurley
Public Relations --- Ward Simmons
Historian --- Ralph Scruton
Trustee --- Bob Kent
Trustee --- Richard Poffenburger
Trustee --- Richard Hardman
Trustee --- Don Buhrman

Dues: Yearly Dues are $15.00. National gets $7.00 and the Post gets $8.00 per person.

Activities are as follows:

The Post will participate in :

  The Memorial Day Parade at Smithburg MD.
  The Wreath Laying Ceremony at The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
  The Wreath Laying Ceremony at The Hagerstown Courthouse, Hagerstown, MD.
  The Wreath Laying Ceremony at the Veterans Memorial Park in Smithburg ,MD.
  The Memorial Day Parade in Waynesboro, PA on July 4th.
  The Post will participate in the Independence Day Parade in Waynesboro PA.

The donation of money to the Martinsburg, WV Veterans Hospital was possible because of the prizes generated by the Post 729 Bingo on July 8th, 2015. The members who participated in that donation were David Yohman, Steve Zabatakis, and Randall Beamer.

Last but not least the Post will host our Annual Christmas Party on December 12th 2015 to be held at the Keystone Family Restaurant at 10530 Buchanan Trail East, Waynesboro, PA 17268. Please Contact Ward Simmons at (717) 762-2259 for more Information

Please be aware that Lantern Post 729 has changed the PO Box to 831, Waynesboro, PA 17268 from the old from the old Box Number 400 at Blue Ridge Summit, PA.

For any questions, please contact Randall Beamer and he can be contacted for Information on dates if available for other activities at (717)-762-2642.


Preamble: To perpetuate the friendships we cherish; to keep alive the spirit that never knew defeat;
to glorify our dead, and to further keep before our country, the record of the 29th Division in all the wars;
we associate ourselves in an organization
known as the 29th Division Association.