Post 727 History

Taichung Post 727

"Post 727 History"

 

 

 

Chartered: February 13 1970

Original Location: Taichung, Taiwan, republic of China

New Location:

Commander-in-Chief: Ray Gallagher

The full name of the post is "Taichung Post 727" located in Taichung, Taiwan, Republic of China.The post has had a high of 150 members in 1972.The current membership has been steady for the past five years at 89 members with 79 life and 10 annual.

In 1971 the Post established a Post Home with canteen, which ceased operations in the late eighties.The post in 1983 voted to accept the transfer of Pup Tent 15 from Post 89(Tainan) to Taichung; however by 1991 the Cooties surrendered their charter. The post has never changed location, consolidated, nor disestablished and later re-established.

There have been two members of the Post that served as Department Commanders; Harry A. Bowser (1979-1980) and Bill Wichmann (2001-2002).The Post has had one National officer; Bill Wichmann the Chairman of the National Military Assistance Program (2002-2003).

Updated: April 2, 2005

 

SUMMARY OF MEMBERS & POST COMMANDER

April 2, 2005

YEAR

MEMBERS

COMMANDER

YEAR

MEMBERS

COMMANDER

1970

82

UNKNOWN

1990

66

Bob Roth

1971

136

UNKNOWN

1991

63

Bob Roth

1972

150

UNKNOWN

1992

65

William H. Wichmann

1973

110

Harry Bowser

1993

63

William H. Wichmann

1974

134

Harry Bowser

1994

64

William H. Wichmann

1975

92

Harry Bowser

1995

68

Orville D. Humfleet

1976

72

John Talas

1996

71

William H. Wichmann

1977

89

Jesse Goodmen

1997

73

William H. Wichmann

1978

131

Harry Bowser

1998

79

William H. Wichmann

1979

139

Harry Bowser

1999

84

Orville D. Humfleet

1980

63

John Whitington

2000

84

Orville D. Humfleet

1981

55

Larry Braley

2001

85

B. Allen Cox

1982

42

Hank Knight

2002

90

Orville D. Humfleet

1983

45

Harry Bowser

2003

89

Orville D. Humfleet

1984

51

Harry Bowser

2004

89

Orville D. Humfleet

1985

48

Harry Bowser

2005

89

Orville D. Humfleet

1986

50

Harry Bowser

     

1987

56

Harry Bowser

     

1988

59

Harry Bowser

     

1989

64

Harry Bowser

     

 

 

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