Columbia American Legion Post 581
Captain – Alex Catlett
James Lawlor – Calvin Fries
James Reeves – Jim Schroeder
Charles Crowder – Gary Ruskaup
Gary Pettit – Ray Bense
Ray Schaefer – Jim Miller
The Honor Guard of Columbia American Legion Post 581 is a dedicated corps of veterans who strive to render honor and dignity to diverse ceremonial functions. The Honor Guard is the most conspicuous liaison between American Legion Post 581 and the Columbia, Illinois community.
They serve at many Patriotic Events, Flag Ceremonies, Memorial Services, and will also render Military Honors at local funeral services in Columbia, Dupo, Millstadt and Waterloo. Funeral Honor Guard service should be coordinated through the local Funeral Director handling your arrangements.