American Legion Post 1288
American Legion Post 1288


The American Legion Post 1288 is part of the National American Legion - the world's largest veteran's organization.  Chartered in Bolingbrook on January 17, 1972, Post 1288 has been serving area veterans and the Bolingbrook community for over 40 years.  Post 1288 is active and participates in numerous activities and events such as: local parades and ceremonies; fundraisers to support area veterans; visits to area veterans in hospitals or long term care facilities; supporting youth activities such as Scouting, Boys State, and Baseball; and providing the Honor Guard detail at veterans' funerals or memorials.


Our members include veterans from all branches of service who have proudly served their country and continue to serve through participation in the American Legion.


If you have any questions about our Post, or would like more information regarding membership, veteran's benefits, or any Post activities and events, please contact us. 


Past Post 1288 Commanders

Past Post 1288 Commnaders
Past Commanders.pdf
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Past Presidents Auxiliary 1288

Past Presidents Auxiliary 1288
Past Presidents Auxiliary.pdf
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Check Out the Latest Post Newsletter

Click It for the Newsletter - October, 2019 Newsletter is now available!! 

College Football

Games on November 16


VMI                           6

Army                       47


Navy                       20

Notre Dame            52


Air Force                 38

Colorado St.            21

Post Meetings

Bolingbrook Post 1288 meets the third Monday of every month at 7:30 PM.  The meetings are held at 201 B Canterbury Lane, Bolingbrook, IL 60440.  For more information regarding meeting times and dates and other post events, please contact us.

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Veterans Administration
National Legion
National Legion Auxillary
Bolingbrook VFW 5917
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