Over the years Post 43 has supported the American Legion doctrine. We take pride in our efforts to support and improve the welfare of our Veterans, active Service members and their familes as well as taking a positive role in our community.  

Frank Patterson Post 43 is affectionaly known to it's members as The Little Post With a Big Heart. Donation dollars from our Post support Veteran Nursing Homes in Melo Park, Paramus and Vineland. We activly support the VA Hospital at Lyons with monthly visits by our members.

We donate annually to charitable organizations such as the Community of Hope, NJ Mission of Honor and Salvation Army. Post 43 recognizes our civic responsibility and maintains a strong commitment to our local communities with a annual High School Scholorsip program and quietly supports the efforts of many local volunteer organizations.       






Founded in 1919, the American Legion Auxiliary is the worlds largest Women' patriotic organization. We advocate for Veterans, mentor youth, promote patriotism and good citizenship.

Sons of the Legion

The Sons of The American Legion was created in 1932. The SAL is made up of bous and men of all ages whose grandparents or parents served in the US military. The SAL assists and promotes Legion programs.



The American Legion was charteded by Congres in 1919 to serve Veterans and Servicemembers. Our sucess depends on membership, participation and volunteerism. We are dedicated to Veterans, Community and Country



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Frank Patterson Post 43

Florham Park, New Jersey

Post 43 will be returning soon from our summer recess with
September Events:
Labor Day Picnic Mon Sept. 4th Noon-5:00 PM

Scott-A-Palooza 5k & 1 Mile Walk Sun Sept. 24th 1:00 PM 
Scott is a Gulf War Marine Vet and Post 43 member diagnosed with ALS

The next monthly meeting is scheduled for Thursday

Sept 7th

 7:00 PM 


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