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Just a reminder to make your hotel reservations by Dec 20. Red Lion Downtowner, 208-344-7691, ask for American Legion rate, $83.00 per night

Mike Thurlow 


If you have something you would like to add, please contact Michael Thurlow, Department Adjutant, at (208) 342-7061 or email to |

Robert Skinner
Department Commander Idaho

American Legion
Department of Idaho

901 W Warren St Boise
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or Phone:  (208) 342-7061

FAX: (208) 342-1964

The El Korah Post 100 is open M-F, 11:30-1:30 for Lunch A full service bar available.  Happy Hour 4-6 p.m. with free popcorn. Location:
El Korah Shrine, 1118 W. Idaho Street, Boise, downstairs.



2016-2017 Department Officers

Department Commander
Robert Skinner

Judge Advocate
H. Mel Napier

Vice Commander Area A
Steve Hanson 

Harold Booth

Assistant Sergeant-at Arms
Rod Hedrick

Vice Commander Area B
John "Little Jack" Schafhausen

Asst. Sergeant-at-Arms
Richard McMahon

Vice Commander Area C
George "Woody" Woodman

Woody Jones

Immediate Past Commander
Ron Derick

James Blanton

Department Adjutant
Michael N. Thurlow

Finance Commission Chairman
Steve Nielsen

National Executive Committeeman
Art Gimpel

Alt National Executive Committeeman           
Ron Adams

Service Officer
Milt Smith

Finance, Area A,
Bill Stevens

 Finance, Area B,
Oliver Chase


Professionals taking a bit of R&R after a Long Day at the American Legion Nationals in Cincy. Join me in Saluting and appreciating our Delegates for their presence and voices, while Representing Idaho! — at Cinnicinati Ohio.


The delegates from Idaho donating to the American Legion Legacy Fund. It is to insure the children of fallen in combat veterans will attend college. Left to right - -Mike Thurlow, Ron Derrick, Dale Barnett and Tom Mattice.



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