AmericanismCarmine  Vacirca
Boy's StateFrank Saladis
By-Laws & ResolutionsRobert Mahoney
Children & YouthJamie Gonzalez
County ConventionAnthony DeNatale
County Installation

PDC Frank Peters

Anthony LoCasto

CredentialsJohn Greco
DirectoryMary McLoone
Hospital VisitationCharles Navarino
HousingPaul Dietrich
Interfaith BreakfastSteven J. Ayling
Law & OrderRobert Mahoney
Legion Birthday

Anthony DeNatale

Anthony LoCasto

Legion EditorFrank LaMarsh
LegislationFrank LaMarsh
Membership (Department & County)Paul Dietrich
Memorial MassDaniel Venezia
National Commanders DinnerAnthony DiNatale
National SecurityRobert Mahoney
Oratorical Contest

Daniel Venezia

Pearl Harbor Day

PDC Frank Peters

​Mark Kelly

Political ForumLester Modelowitz
POW-MIA (Department & CountyDennis McLoone
Rehabilitation / W.I.N.A.L. Dept, District, CountyMary McLoone
SAL  AdvisorDennis McLoone
SAL County CommanderSteven Gross
Scheduling (Time & Place)Dennis McLoone

Service Officer

Special Events Coordinator

Paul Dietrich

​Anthony LoCasto

Special OlympicsJames Wassmuth
Veterans CemeteryDennis McLoone
Veterans Day Parade NY CityAnthony DeNatale
Veterans Day Ceremony (Staten Island  Mall)Donato Carucci



William Klapach 2011 - 2012 * Hon.
Thomas LaManna   2011 - 2012 * Hon.
Anthony DeNatale   2011 - 2013
Dennis McLoone 2013 - 2015
William Magnuski 2015 -
Andrew (Sonny) Oefe1ein   2017 - 2018 Hon


Richmond County American Legion Annual Veterans Day Ceremony held at the Staten Island Mall

​November 11, 2016

DATEEVENTLOCATIONTIME
*2/21/2020County MeetingCespino-Russo Post10 am
2/24-26/2029Legislative Hill DayAlbany
* 3/20/2020County Meeting/legion BirthdayTBA10 am
4/17/2020National Commanders DinnerAntuns in Queens7 pm
4/19/2020Children & Youth BrunchStaaten11 am
4/24/2020County MeetingTBA7 pm
5/-/2020District 2 MeetingTBA6 pm
5/15/2020County MeetingTBA7 pm
5/25/2020Memorial Day ParadeTravis11 am



Remo Zerega   1980 -   1981 *  
Marie Dwyer   1981 -   1982 * Hon.  
Estelle Mohr   1981 -   1982 *  
Victor Prevosti   1982 -   1983 *  
William O'Brien   1983 - 1984  
Nicholas Greten   1984 -   1985 *  
Donato Carucci   1985 - 1986  
Harry Krone   1986 - 1987  
Sebastian Barchitta   1987 -   1988 *  
Phillip Frazzeto   1988 -   1989 *  
Herman L. Edwards   1989 - 1990 *  
Elias Arout   1990 - 1992  
Richard V. Reichart, Sr.   1992 - 1993 *  
Joseph Chociemski   1993 - 1994  
Andrew J. Sekel   1994 -   1995 *  
David Jenkins   1995 -   1996 *  
Ferdinand J. Salvatore   1996 - 1997  
Daniel E. Stoddard   1997 - 1998  
Frank J. Peters   1998 - 1999  
James Smith   1998 - 1999 Hon.  
Frank LaMarsh   1999 - 2000  
Lawrence W. Lee   2000 - 2001  
Fred Black   2001 - 2002  
William Blaine   2002 - 2003 *  
Larry Hartnett   2003 - 2004  
William Magnuski   2004 - 2006  
Timothy Kuhn   2006 - 2007
Peter Torino   2007 - 2008 *
 Anthony Pergola   2008 - 2009
Joseph Cammarata   2009 - 2010
Leonard Gaeta   2010 - 2011 * Hon.
Mary P. LaManna 2010 - 2011 


Richmond County American Legion

Political Forum / Town Hall

October 14, 2016

RICHMOND COUNTY AMERICAN LEGION
CommanderAnthony DeNatale
Vice CommanderDaniel Venezia
Vice CommanderPaul Dietrich
Vice Commander
David Martin
Vice CommanderSteve J. Ayling
Vice Commander
Carmine Vacirca


Commanders AideJohn Greco

Commanders Aide

Commanders Aide

Commanders Aide

Robert Newman

Robert Vender

Peter Pinto

AdjutantWilliam Magnuski
Treasurer​Anthony LoCasto
ChaplainRobert Mahoney
Judge AdvocateJohn M. Dalton, Esq
Sgt-At-ArmsMark Kelly
ParlimentarianRobert Mahoney



County Commander

​Anthony DeNatale

​2019 - 2020

Officers & Aides

Copyright © KELLS - GRENNIE AMERICAN LEGION POST 316. All Rights Reserved.


William Klapach 2011 - 2012 * Hon.

Thomas LaManna 2011 - 2012 * Hon.

Anthony DeNatale 2011 - 2013

Dennis McLoone 2013 - 2015

William Magnuski 2015 - 2018

Andrew ( Sonny ) Oefelein 2017 - 2018

Anthony DiNatale 2018 - 2019

Anthony Dinatale 2019 - 2020


Installation of Officers for 2016 - 2017


Richmond County American Legion

Past County Commanders


​* Deceased


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Richmond County American Legion Political Forum

Sponsored By

Kells- Grennie Post 316

October 18, 2019

at New Dorp Moravian Church

Photos By Post 316  Commander

​Carmine Vacirca


John E. Mitchell   1950 -   1951 *  
Nicholas Malvasi   1951 -   1952 *  
Aldo Benedetto   1952 -   1953 *  
Harold A. Madigan   1953 -   1954 *  
Mark Caruselle   1954 -   1955 *  
Louis Guerriero   1955 -   1956 *  
John Wislinski   1956 -   1957 *  
Pasquale Divernieri   1957 -   1958 *  
Thomas J. Kiernan   1958 -   1959 *  
Fred Hackenburg, Jr.   1959 - 1960 *  
David Hunter   1960 - 1961  
Francis J. Tunney   1961 -   1962 *  
Anthony Campbell   1962 -   1963 *  
Jerome Neuberger   1963 -   1964 *  
Edward S. Ringel   1964 -   1965 *  
Fred Chipolata   1965 -   1966 *  
Pasquale Bifulco   1966 -   1967  
George Gallo   1967 -   1968 *  
Joseph L. Conti   1968 -   1969 *  
Robert Pearson   1969 -   1970 *  
Lawrence C. Mohr   1970 -   1971 *  

James P. Ireland   1971 -   1972 *  
Matthew J. Baldassano   1972 -   1973 *  
Santo LaRocca   1973 -   1974 *  
Joseph Holzka   1973 -   1974 * Hon.  
Philip Yater   1974 -   1975 *  
Royal Lykes   1975 -   1976 *  
Robert Mahoney   1976 - 1977  
Joseph Esposito   1977 -   1978 *  
George Guerriero   1978 -   1979 *  
William C. Hereford   1979 -   1980 *   




A. Hunter Platt   1919 -   1920 *  
 Charles A. Bormann   1920 -   1921 *  
 Edward C. Dadeau   1921   - 1922 *  
Walter F. Lewis   1922 -   1923 *  
  Edward T. Geifer   1923 -   1924 *  
  Joseph A. Lyons   1924 -   1925 *  
 C. Harry Robillard   1925 -   1926 *  
Richard A. Morris   1926 -   1927 *  
 Harold S. Falloon   1927 -   1928 *  
  Cornelius Bregoff   1928 -   1930 *  
  Richard J. Hart   1930 -   1931 *  
Vincent J. McCormick   1931 -   1933 *  
  Frank J. Rooney   1933 -   1934 *  
  Charles A. Bormann   1934 -   1935 *  
Edward Clinchy   1935 -   1936 *  
William H. Lamb   1936 -   1937 *  
  Art O. Headquist   1937 -   1938 *  
  Thomas E. Drake   1938 -   1939 *  
  J. Harold Speckin   1938 -   1940 *  
  Benjamin F. Clark   1940 -   1941 *  
 James J. Smith   1941 -   1942 *  
  James J. Fahy   1942 -   1942 *  
Robert M. Shields, M.D.   1942 -   1943 *  
Arthur C. Downing   1943 -   1944 *  
  Francis Steele, Hon.   1943 -   1944 *  
William E.P. Collins   1944 -   1945 *  
 Peter P. Spinelli   1945 -   1946 *  
Leo D.A. Balbach   1946 -   1947 *  
Aquila N. Volkardt   1947 -   1948 *  
Vincent J. Claffey   1948 -   1949 *  
Richard F. Daly   1949 -   1950 *   


DateEventLocationTime
10/27/2019Memorial MassFt Wadsworth Chapel8:45 am
11/4/2019Veterans BreakfastSt Adalbert School8:15am
11/11/2019Veterans Day CeremonyStaten Island Mall10:30 am
TBAVeterans BreakfastOld Bermuda InnTBA
11/15/2019County MeetingGold Star Posy7:00 pm
TBACounty Oratorical ContestTBA10:00 am
TBACounty Oratorical Contest (Snow Date)TBA10:00 am
12/7/2019Pearl Harbor DayStaten Island Ferry10:00 am
12/20/2019County Meeting Christmas PartyMerrell Post7:00 pm
01 - TBADistrict Oratorical ContestTBA10:00 am
01 - TBA

District Oratorical Contest

Snow Date

TBA10:00 am Boat
*1/17/2020County MeetingCespino - Russo Post10:00 am

01/24 - 1/26/ 2020

Mid-Winter Conference

Desmond in Albany


2/9/2020


Interfaith Breakfast


Staaten

11:00 am