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Summers-Whitehead American Legion Post 14
814 Lindsay St., Chattanooga, Tennessee 37402
 
RESOLUTION NO. 2020-26
SUBJECT: THE A. MIKE HAMMER DEPARTMENT HEADQUARTERS
REFERRED TO: THE DEPARTMENT OF TENNESSEE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
 
WHEREAS, A. Mike Hammer served as Department Adjutant from June 1994 to June 2012; and WHEREAS, During his tenure as Department Adjutant, A. Mike Hammer provided daily supervision of the construction of the new department headquarters building at 318 Donelson Pike, Nashville, Tennessee; andWHEREAS, The headquarters building was dedicated in 2011 with no mortgage; and
 
WHEREAS, A. Mike Hammer served as Department Commander from 2012 to 2013, providing outstanding leadership to the Department; andWHEREAS, After leaving the office of Department Commander, Past Department Commander Hammer continued to serve his fellow veterans and The American Legion Department of Tennessee with strong leadership until his death in 2017; and
 
WHEREAS, It is entirely fitting that the memory of A. Mike Hammer be marked prominently and forever in the permanent history of The American Legion Department of Tennessee; now, therefore, be it
 
RESOLVED, By Summers-Whitehead Post 14 in regular meeting assembled in Chattanooga, Tennessee, on November S, 2019, That in tribute to Past Department Commander Armand "Mike" Hammer for his commitment to America and his dedication to America's veterans, The American Legion Department of Tennessee headquarters building located at 318 Donelson Pike, Nashville, Tennessee, be rededicated as "The Armand " Mike" Hammer Department Headquarters"; and, be it finally
 
RESOLVED, That an official dedication shall be conducted.
 
THIS RESOLUTION PASSED UNANIMOUSLY AT THE REGULAR MEETING OF SUMMERS· WHITEHEAD POST 14, CHATTANOOGA, TENNESSEE ON NOVEMBER 5, 2019,


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