American Legion Post 273

one of the largest American Legion Posts in the world!

Only Card Members are permitted to Dock your boat at American Legion

American Legion Post 273 is conveniently located on the Intracoastal Waterway on the mainland side just north of the Welch Causeway (Hail on Ch 9), south of marker 14 on the west side. Our stationary docks have ample bumpers and large cleats. Boats as large as 55 foot have navigated and docked here with ease. You must have a veterans membership card to dock your boat!

Our docks are intended for transient services only. There are no provisions for electricity, water or sanitary services.

The City Of Madeira Beach Municipal Marina is located just south of the Welch Causeway on the east side of the waterway. They provide free sanitary pump-out service as well as the usual marina services.

Hail them on Ch 16.


Community News

The Kiwanis of Seminole is presenting a "Field Of Honor" display at the Seminole City Hall on 113th Street for the month of November. You are invited to sponsor a flag for a veteran, with a personal banner with that service member's information. Cost is $35.00. for more information:Call Wayne at (813)767-4682 /or/ Vicki at (727)744-4418 /or/go to their website:

Directions To Post 273



Important Dates for all our Veterans!


3rd: 1967-Vietnam "la Drang"

5th: 1942-WWII "North Africa"

10th: 1775-U.S. Marines Birthday

10th: 1919-American Legion founded

11th: Veterans Day

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