Programs and Services
Flag Display Program
The American Legion, Brown-Cavender Post #148,
invites you to join us in the displaying of
the American Flag on the days and dates listed
Our Post uses this program as a way to raise
funds for our veterans programs, youth and community
programs, and Post orientated programs. In addition
to raising awareness on displaying the American
ARMED FORCES DAY MAY
MEMORIAL DAY MAY 28TH
FLAG DAY JUNE 14TH
INDEPENDENCE DAY JULY
SEPT. 11TH 2018
POW - MIA DAY SEPT.
GOLD STAR MOTHER’S
DAY SEPT. 30TH 2018
NOV. 11TH 2018
Post #148 will place a Flag
and flagpole (weather permitting) in front of
your business or home by 7:00 a.m. and remove
it by 6:00 p.m. the same day allowing for dawn
to dusk display. The fee is $40.00 per year.
Post #148 will provide and
maintain a 4’ x 6’ Flag, a 10’
flagpole and holder (if one is not installed
in the sidewalk by the City of Mason) as part
of the agreement. The agreement is subject to
renewal in February of each year.
Please join us in displaying
the American Flag proudly. Thank you for your
support of the American Legion Post #148, and
your patronage. To participate in this program
please use this
Flags for Sale
ORDERS CAN BE TAKEN FOR THE FOLLOWING: (ALL
FLAGS 100% NYLON)
3 X 5 $20.00
4 X 6 $25.00
5 X 8 $35.00
Other sizes can be ordered upon request.
TO PURCHASE A 4 X 6 U.S. FLAG WITH POLE AND
PLACEMENT OF SLEEVE - $50.00
IT WILL BE THE OWNER’S RESPONSIBILITY
FOR DISPLAY and MAINTENANCE OF FLAG, POLE AND
To become a participant in the flag program
please go to section above for the link.
STATE OF MICHIGAN FLAG
3 X 5 $25.00
4 X 6 $42.00
2 X 3 – ANY BRANCH: USA, USN, USMC, USAF,
3 X 5 – ANY BRANCH: USA, USN, USMC, USAF,
3 X 5 POW/MIA - $22.00 SINGLE FACE
3 X 5 POW/MIA - $32.00 DOUBLE FACE
CONTACT THE LEGION: 676-1651 OR DOREEN CHAPMAN
243-0129 TO PLACE AN ORDER.
American Legion Post #148 will conduct graveside
funerals for any military veteran in most areas
of Ingham County. They did not need to be a
member of a veterans group, such as the American
Legion or the V.F.W.
The Post’s Funeral Detail practices the
first Monday of every month from April through
The Post will provide a uniformed color guard,
flag folding, firing squad and bugler.
Families of all honorably discharged Post #148
veterans are entitled to an American Flag for
the casket or cremation, and a 12” x 24”
brass grave marker free of charge.
Ask your funeral director to contact the Post
at 517- 676-1651 or 616-886-0963.
- Pathway of Flags
Since 2009, we have and will continue
offering 8” X 12” granite stones
set in cement at ground level topped off with
a 16’ flagpole, including a 3’ X
5’ U.S. lag in Maple Grove Cemetery. These
granite stones and the flagpoles are placed
along the driveway from the entrance to the
Veteran’s Memorial. Each engraved granite
stone, flagpole and flag will be sold for $500.00.
Please click here
to see photos of the Pathway of Flags program
Our Post sells memorial bricks to be placed
in the brick walk in front of the Veterans Memorial
on the Mason Courthouse square located at the
corner of Ash and Jefferson Sts. All veterans
who served in any branch of the military, in
peace or war are eligible. A family can place
a brick for a family member who served in the
military at any time. The only proof needed
is your DD214, separation papers or an honorable
discharge from the military service.
4”x 8” brick, 3 lines with 14 letters
each - $60.00
8”x 8” brick, 7 lines with 14 letters
each - $120.00
Please click here
for the order form.
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