American Legion Post 16


Special Olympics May 2014

Members of the Robert H. Burns, American Legion Post 16 along with members within the 6th District and the Department recently volunteered at the Special Olympics held at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond on Saturday, May 24, 2014 



Front row left to right:  6th District President Barbara Lejeune - Unit 248, Evelyn Johnson - Unit 557, Junior member Treaser McArthur - Unit 16, Sylvia Anthony - Unit 47, Shelby Bland - Unit 47, 6th District Special Olympics Chairman Janie Duracher - Unit 16, May Hartley - Unit 16 President, Angel Sharp - Unit 16, Ethan Sharp, Jr. - Squadron 16.


Back row from left to right:  Camille Lejeune - Squadron 248, Jerald Johnson, Jr. - Squadron 557, Bryan Newton - Post 258, Betty McArthur - Unit 16, Detachment Commander Danny McArthur - Squadron 16, Raymond Hartley - Post 16, and Roger Bienvenu - Post 16.


Also volunteering but not pictured is Buddy Anthony - Post 47




Left to right:  Sons of the American Legion Detachment of La. Commander Danny McArthur, Past Unit 16 President Betty McArthur, Jane Duracher who serves as the 6th District Special Olympics Chairman, S.A.L.s members Dylan McArthur, Auxiliary member Angelica Sharp, S.A.L.s member Ethan Sharp, Jr., Legion member Raymond Hartley, Unit 16 President May Hartley, Legion member Roger Bienvenu and Junior Auxiliary member Treaser McArthur.