Ohio Detachment Commander Dale Anderson II, officers and S.A.L. squadron members met for their Mid-Winter Conference Jan. 25-28, 2019 at the Crowne Plaza North, Columbus, Ohio, and welcomed special guest Central Region National Vice Commander, Matt Christie of Palatine, Ill. Over the weekend, $23,400 in donations were raised to benefit American Legion & Veteran Charities. (from left to right seated) Detachment Adjutant and National Assistant Adjutant, Scott James Thornton, Squadron 587; Detachment Historian, Verge Dilts, Squadron 29; (standing) Detachment Chaplain, Dennis Albright, Squadron 757; Detachment Sgt-at-Arms, David L. Dilts, Squadron 29; Detachment 1st Vice Commander, Bernie Kessler, Squadron 181; Detachment Judge Advocate, Bill Towns, Squadron 357; Detachment 2nd Vice Commander, Doug Hancock, Squadron 479. We are very proud of our S.A.L. members and honored to work together as a team with our American Legion Family. our Legionnaires and Auxiliary members as they celebrate their Centennial.