New Memorial Division webpages:
NEW safe house, in Baguio
They also have a Facebook
Page and Webpage ChinaPost1Philippines.org
PI Year End Ltrfresh from PI
Afghan has new watering hole! Jacks Tora Bora Cafe
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Poop Sheet Archive
This guy can not be a member, we refer to him
as a commie SOB across the DMZ in North Korea.
Afghanistan Division Link!
The new CP1 BLOG
CP1 Eulogy for use by members circa
History written by C A S Helseth
Scholarships listed at Lint Center for National
Soldier's Angels Support
Network Donated by Member Robin Scher
Reference Guide for REALifelines
Donated by Gary Scher
TEN COMMANDMENTS OF THE 40&8
Donated by Roger Gowen
Rick Eaton Memorials
See our 2014 News Page
Welcome to China Post No. 1, one of the oldest
American Legion Posts in the World. It is the only Post operating in exile
in the American Legion, as well as, the only Post nominally headquartered
in a Communist country.
The Post was
formed in 1919, one year after the "great war," and chartered
by the American Legion on 20 April 1920. The first and only American
Legion Post in China at that time, the original name was General
Frederick Townsend Ward Post No. 1, China.
Read more of the
A quick run down on current news. (Like the old Poop Sheet.)
Info PoopSheet # 20150627
The 2015 reunion will be at the Westgate Las Vegas
Resort and Casino, 24-27
on these Links for Registration Info and Forms:
#1 was formed in Shanghai, China in 1919 and went into exile in 1938
when Japanese forces overran Shanghai preceding the official entry of
the United States into WW II. The Post was forced into exile when
Communist forces took control of Shanghai in 1948 and confiscated the
Post Home, "The American Club" and its property. We
are the Soldiers of Fortune Operating in Exile - Worldwide.
We value your sacrifices and service
as well as your membership in this organization. Questions and
problems related to your membership can be addressed to:
Legion: China Post 1
is just a note to give you all a heads up on China Post 1 projects.
have a new adjutant, Tom Rohde. Tom’s primary responsibility is to get
a handle on membership issues/problems. All questions related to
renewal, and memberships should be addressed to him at:
Legion: China Post 1
addition, Rey Q. has taken on the responsibility of
Quartermaster. In order to purchase items from the CP 01 Emblem
Sales store, caps, shirts, coins, etc. ,
just click on the Emblem Sales link on our web site Post Emblem Sales This is
direct email to Rey.
the last year there have been several new appointments within the
organization to help Fred with day to day operations. The new
post officer contact information can also
found on the website www.chinapost1.org
the 2015 reunion will be at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort and Casino, 24-27 September.
Registration information to follow. Looking
forward to seeing you all there.
NEW Emblem Sales
NEW Contact Data
American Legion: China Post 1
PO BOX 299
Fate, Texas 75132-0299
Alfred G. ‘Fred’ Platt
Bill Anton has been selected as the Civilian Aide
to the Secretary of the Army (NV)
The flag level appointment ceremony was at the
Pentagon and filmed
AL Natl Conv Parade -
Baltimore - 30 Aug 2015
Fleming (wife of John Fleming) holds CP-01 Banner, riding with Carl
Fleming rides his 'bike' in the parade, flying the CP-01 Banner.
SAL Officer Joe Gentile visits an A-37 from the war at its new resting
place in Saigon in 2015.
Start of 2014 with
pictures of Hans and David Ryan (CP1 SAL) from a trip to Truk Lagoon diving the Japanese wrecks from Operation Hailstorm,
Feb. 17, 1944. They took our banner to new depths!!
CP1 member Ken Casper Jones participating at the 2012 American Legion
Parade in Indianapolis.
TO JOIN China Post 1:
1. Must meet general requirements to belong to the American
2. Must be sponsored by a current member of China Post 1 who can validate
3. Do NOT apply over the Internet as it will be ignored
2011 Reunion Discussed NEW Communication Methods
Remember to sign up for the List Server
to keep informed!
Sign up but
give us enough data to identify you!
Dep Cdr Bill Anton was inducted into the United States
Army Ranger Hall of Fame in August 09. (See
attended for CP1 (Review Journal)
We have a new feature, search engine on our site.
Also on S2online (Security Manager site) and Storybasket Asian Cross
Culture, Webmaster or Mrs. Webmaster's various sites.
See our Communication PowerPoint Presentation on the
various communication channels the CP1 has for YOU!!
JRL presented this at
the 2007, 2009, & 2011 Convention
Click on the best style for you to read.
PPT Show (Easiest)
PPT (Best printing)
W.E.B. Griffin's new book THE HOSTAGE, page 323 has a portion on CP1.
from Korea Div in Shanghai, China at original Post home!! See more info on Shanghai, China Trip to CP1 Original
Home with Photos!!
China Post member is in the news.
John Cavaiani was on a
mission in August 2011 to assist JPAC with orientation and location of
items at the site of Hickory Hill Assault (Vietnam). JPAC will use
this information to plan further excavations for remains. This photo
is courtesy of China Post member Steve Thompson, Family Liaison for JPAC,
who helped arrange for John to travel to the site. (You
may click on photo)
this photo he is shown passing out candy to some local youths. Credit
JPAC for Photo
Member SFC Hill Silver Star write
up is in Penthouse
Jul/Aug 2011 Edition. He
is also a CP1 AL Rider. Ron, he was not in the Centerfold!
T with Hans Stockenberger, along with Mike & Ronda Trusler at Texas
Lonestar in Bangkok, Thailand before Thanksgiving 09.
Mark H's CP1 Photo
Wengenroth on left and (Chesty a former Marine
of course) Jeremy Manchester on right. Chesty is a post member of course . Both of us were Convoy Security Escort Team
Team house red zone
Major Mark displaying
We will soon start
contest on who displays best CP1 sticker location.
When you stick one or
see one, send JRL a photo!
(Note, photo modified
nametag for OPSEC reasons. CP1 will not put in-sandbox names on the web.)
Baghdad Airport (above) See News Page
Division on DMZ
CP1 Meeting at Fort Meade, MD PX.
Cowell and W.E.B Griffin, Bill checked his CP1 Card.
Bill showed up
with his CP1 hat. W.E.B Griffin/William Edmund Butterworth III (real name)
recognized it and showed his CP1 membership card. Remember, "A post
meeting happens when two members meet."
NEW Emblem Sales Page