American Legion Post 50 SAL 50 New York USA
|March 16, 2009
WVOX 1460 AM WVOX.com
Sons of the American Legion Radio Report
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The "Sons of the American Legion Radio Report" can be heard live on WVOX 1460 AM in
Westchester County and around the world on WVOX.com. The show is held on the first, third,
fourth and (Fifth) Tuesdays of each month from 2:30 to 3:00 PM.
The host of the program is Kenneth G. Kraetzer, Commander of Sons of the American Legion in
Pelham, NY; Vice Commander for Westchester County, and Vice Commander for New York State.
Please contact Ken at 914-450-9554 with any questions or comments about this radio and Internet
The co-host on this segment was John Chuhran, a New Rochelle based PR executive and Sons of
the American Legion member.
Our next segment will be on Monday January 19th at 2:30 PM.
Lt Col Paul Fanning joined the program to describe the participation in the
New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade of the Manhattan based Fighting 69th
Regiment of the New York National Guard.
Col. Fanning served most of 2008 with 1,700 members of the NY National
Guard in Afghanistan. Col. Fanning is a Public Affairs Officer who started in
the Army serving in tanks.
Ken Kraetzer helped host the participation of the Army ROTC Dept. color
guard which led the Providence College delegation in the parade.
In December American Legion Post 50 Pelham shipped a box of art an school supplies to
members of the NY National Guard on duty in Afghanistan. The NY National Guard has
built and renovated several schools during their 2008 tour of duty in Afghanistan. Lt. Col.
Fanning is pictured in the lower right of the picture.
Crowds line Fifth Avenue in New York City for St. Patrick's Day Parade
Providence College Army ROTC leads Providence College delegation
on Fifth Avenue in NY St. Patrick's Day Parade