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American Legion Post 742 Channel

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Don Williamson

American Legion Corona Post 742

Don is previous Chairman of Board of the Corona Chamber of Commerce in 2017. A former member of the Corona Library Board of Trustees and a current member of the Riverside County Historical Commission, along with the Corona History Association founding/president. Don shared the history of the Post 742 in Corona. The Post was started by the Hispanic farm workers that went off to war to fight for our country. When the returned in 1947 the were told they could not join the existing Post because of the race. They started their own Post and it has flourished over theWatch Now

Don is previous Chairman of Board of the Corona Chamber of Commerce in 2017.

A former member of the Corona Library Board of Trustees and a current member of the

Riverside County Historical Commission, along with the Corona History Association founding/president.

Don shared the history of the Post 742 in Corona. The Post was started by the Hispanic farm workers that went off to war to fight for our country. When the returned in 1947 the were told they could not join the existing Post because of the race. They started their own Post and it has flourished over the years to become one of the premier Posts of District 21.

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  • 12/14/2020

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