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American Legion Barron County

County Commander; Roland "Cal" Briggs.

We have a total of 745 members in Barron County.

District Commander; Harry Bauer.

We are part of the 10th District.

Barron, Buffalo-Pepin, Dunn, Chippewa, Eau Claire,

Pierce, Trempealeau, St Croix Countys

Here is a Full 10th District Page


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Barron County Wi. Web Page.

Check out our new Legion Flag!


Barron County Picnic History

We are the home of the largest

All Veterans Picnic in Wisconsin.

We had our 11th All Veterans County Picnic,

It was held on Sep 9, 2012 at Anderson Park in Barron Wisconsin.

We had our 12th All Veterans County Picnic

This picnic was at Southworth Park Sep 8, 2013 in Chetek Wisconsin.

Here we have a few pictures from our 13th All Veterans County Picnic

The 2014 Picnic was at the Pioneer Village Museum outside of Cameron.

We had our 14th All Veterans County Picnic.

The location was Moon Lake Park in Rice Lake on Aug 30, 2015.

The 15th Annual All Veterans Picnic was at Pioneer Village Museum

It will remain here for every year to come. All Veterans are invited.

The date was September 18th, 2016.

The 16th Annual All Veterans Picnic was at Pioneer Village Museum

This year in place of the Brats we had Grilled Chicken. Yum Yum!

The date was September 17th, 2017.

The 17th Annual All Veterans Picnic was at Pioneer Village Museum

Date was Sept 16th, 2018.

The 18th Annual All Veterans Picnic was again at Pioneer Village Museum

Date was Sept 15th, 2019.


County Commander Cal Briggs and 10th District Auxiliary President Aimee Korger.

The 19th Annual All Veterans Picnic will be again at Pioneer Village Museum

Date will be Sept 13th, 2020.


*Other County Activities!

*Rice Lake continues with their monthly activities.

Thay have Burgers, Wings and Shrimp on the 4th Wed every month.

And their Breakfast Buffet on the 1st Sunday of every month. HUNGRY?.

*We now have an All Barron County Color Guard. Check out our Photos!

Here are some pictures of the Haugen Fun Days Color Guard in the Parade.

*Barron County American Legion members assisted the AMVETS of

Post 888 of Barron in hosting the Moving Wall at Anderson Park.

Go to www.amvetspost888.org for more information and lots of pictures.


Barron County American Legion

County Council Officers 2019-2020

Meeting Night; 3rd Tuesday of the Month at 7:00

No meetings in November or December.

Here is a schedule of County Meetings

County Cmdr; Roland "Cal" Briggs

1st Vice; Roger Bender

Adjutant; Don Jacobson

Chaplain; Robert Mancl

Service Officer; Dawn Anderson

Sgt at Arms; Tom Burgmeier

EMail; rolbri@chibardun.net

Website; www.cameronamericanlegion.org/countypage


Post Officers of Barron County.

Year; 2019-2020

Barron Post 212 Officers

Meeting Night;  2nd Thursday 6:30

Commander; Greg Roth

1st Vice; Art Freisinger

2nd Vice; Roger Bender

Adjutant; David Martinson

Finance Officer; Gerry Juve

Chaplain; Sever Olson

Service Officer; Mike Otto

Sgt at Arms; Jim Helman

Historian; Chuck Nelson

EMail; martinsondave@hotmail.com





Cameron Post 194 Officers

Meeting Night;  1st Tuesday 7:30

Commander; Cal Briggs

Adjutant ; Cal Briggs

1st Vice; Dwayne Dummer

Chaplain; Rick Flynn

Service Officer; Mark Hom

Sgt at Arms; Laroy Lucken

EMail; rolbri@chibardun.net

Website; www.cameronamericanlegion.org

Mail to P.O. Box 341 Cameron WI 54822



Chetek Post 179 Officers

Meeting Night;  1st Tuesday 7:00

Commander; Dawn Anderson

1st Vice; Robert Anderson

2nd Vice August Besler

Adjutant; Robert Anderson

Finance Officer; Ron Ekstrom

Service Officer; Dawn Anderson

Sgt at Arms; Gene Schoenfuss

Sgt at Arms; David Lund

EMail; andersontr@citizens-tel.net



Cumberland Post 98 Officers

Meeting Night;  2nd Tuesday 7:00

Commander; Dennis Free

1st Vice; Jerry Townsend

2nd Vice; Terry Manke

Adjutant; Barry Kuenkel

Finance Officer; Cliff Beyer

Service Officer; Don Jacobson

Chaplan; Allen Jones

Historian; Mike Nowlan

Sgt at Arms; John Miller

Sgt at Arms; Ed Schoonveld

EMail; wipost98@hotmail.com



Haugen Post 540 Officers

Meeting Night;  2nd Wednesday 7:00

Commander; Tim Marshall

1st Vice; Fred Dubois

Chaplain; John Mann

Judge Advocate; Arthur Hagen

Adjutant/Finance; Swante J Hill

Service Officer; Al Schieffer

Sgt at Arms; James Czajkowski

EMail; legionpost540@gmail.com


Mail to P.O. Box 5 Haugen WI 54841


Prairie Farm Post 259 Officers

Meeting Night;  4th Monday 7:00

Commander; Leonard "Bud" Lindemer

1st Vice; Don Singerhouse

2nd Vice; Perry Kullenbach

Adjutant; George Allen

Service Officer;




Rice Lake Post 87 Officers

Meeting Night;  2nd Tuesday 7:00

Commander; Jim Greger

1st Vice; Russ Rindsig

2nd Vice; Gilbert White

Finance Officer; James Kriska

Adjutant; Gilbert White

Service Officer; Mel Bjugstad

Sgt at Arms; Paul Lewis

Asst Sgt at Arms; Robert Mancl

Chaplain; Dick Powers

EMail; rlvets@chibardun.net



Turtle Lake Post 137 Officers

Meeting Night;  2nd Tuesday 7:00

Commander; Erwin Broker

1st Vice; Patrick Merth

2nd Vice; David Fredericks

Adjutant; Dale Hove

Chaplain; Dale Hove

Sgt at Arms; Carl Klineschmidt





Barron County American Legion Auxiliary Units

County President : Mary Townsend.

1887 21st Ave. Rice Lake WI. 54868

715-234-5155 getmet77@hotmail.com



Barron Unit 212

President - Cindy Otto

1335 18th Street, Barron 54812

715-637-3392 gertie@chibardun.net



Cameron Unit 194

President - Crystal Hammerel

517 Spruce Ave, Cameron 54822-9578

715-458-4056 Cristal@chibardun.net



Chetek Unit 179

President - LouAnn Novak

902 Knapp St, Chetek 54728-4108

715-764-1033 Grandmalou1947@gmail.com



Cumberland Unit 98

President- Sue Jacobson

455 20th Ave, Comstock Wi 54826




Haugen Unit 540

President- Yvonne Hill

2943 US Hwy 53, Rice Lake 54868-9370

715-234-8877 yhill45@yahoo.com



Prairie Farm Unit 259

President- Vicki Lindermer

99 81/4 Street, Prairie Farm 54762

715-455-1162 vblindermer@hotmail.com



Rice Lake Unit 87

President- Cynthia Saylor

14 E. Grove Ave. Barron 54812-1151

715-637-4194 gcsaylor@chibardun.net



Turtle Lake Unit 137

President - Betty Dueholm





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