American Legion Post 71 

116 N. First Street - P.O. Box 951  
Cabot, AR 72023  
(501) 203-5715  
(located in the Cabot Mini Mall)  

Sons of the American Legion
Squadron 71 now at our Post

SAL meetings are on the 2nd Tuesday each month at 6:30pm at Post 71.

Open to a
ll male descendants of any age, adopted sons and stepsons of members of The American Legion, and such male descendants of veterans who died during or after  Service in one of the war eras.  Legionnaires may hold dual membership.

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We are the Criswell-Robinson American Legion Post 71 in Cabot, AR.  Our goals are to support and serve veterans, service members, and the local communities. 

The 4th Thursday of each month is our Monthly Business Meeting at 7pm open to all members.  The 1st Thursday is Game Night in which we alternate between BINGO and open games. 


The Legion Riders meeting will be the 1st Tuesday of each month.

  • Next meeting is 2 Aug at 7pm at Post 71.  Open to all American Legion members from any Post.

The Honor Guard meeting will be the 1st & 3rd Mondays of each month.

  • Next meeting is 1 & 15 Aug at 7pm at Post 71.  Open to all Post members who are interested in joining.

Join Us

We are looking for new members!  If you have served at least one day of active duty in the United States Armed Forces during any of the war eras listed here, then you are eligible.  National Guard and Reservists are also included who served on active duty (including basic training) during these same war eras.

If you are interested in joining Criswell-Robinson Post 71, email us at  or call (501) 203-5715 for more information.

Post Officers   2016-2017

  • Commander:  William "Doc" Sheets
  • 1st Vice Commander:  Carl Schmidt
  • 2nd Vice Commander:  Paul Evans
  • Adjutant:  Laura Leger
  • Assistant Adjutant:  Bill Sheets
  • Finance Officer:  Roger Tolleson
  • Service Officer:  Allen Miller
  • Chaplain:  Gerald "Skip" Hill
  • Sgt-at-Arms:  Bob DeStefano
  • Judge Advocate:  Jim Caton
  • Membership:  Joe McGloflin
  • Historian:  Art Mason
  • Honor Guard Commander:  David Barnes
  • Social Coordinator:  Gerald "Skip" Hill

Executive Committee

  • William Beckley
  • Frank Fiore
  • Bill Weaver








News & Events

  • 1 & 15 Aug - Honor Guard Meeting at 7:00pm.  Still looking for members to join.  Come to the meeting to find out what you can do.
  • 2 Aug - Legion Riders Meeting 7:00 pm at Post 71.  Join the Riders, it's open to any Legion, Auxiliary, or SAL member in good standing. (From any Post).
  • 4 Aug - Game Night - BINGO 7:00 pm at Post 71.  Open to all members.  Prizes are given out.  Some of us bring snacks and desserts.

  • 4 & 18 Aug - PTSD Group Meeting 3:00pm every 1st & 3rd Thursday at Sam High's Office down the hall from Post 71.  Open to anyone with PTSD.
  • 9 Aug - SAL Meeting  Sons of the American Legion meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm in Post 71.
  • 13 Aug - 8th District Meeting  2:00 pm at Post 80, 120 N. Main St, Clarendon, AR 72029.  All Post members are invited to attend.
  • 14 Aug - S.T.A.R.S. Club Meeting If you are interested in Amateur Radio, come to the meeting at Post 71 at 1:30 pm.  
  • 23 Aug - Executive Committee Meeting 7:00pm at the Post.
  • 25 Aug - Monthly Business Meeting 7:00pm at the Post with pre-meal $4 at 6:00pm.  Open to all members.  Spouses are invited to join the Auxiliary.

Our Post is in the Cabot Mini Mall, next to City Hall.

Hours of the post are:

  • Mon - Fri about 9am to around 3pm
  • Saturday about 9am to around noon
  • Sundays closed, unless there is a special event