Sunday, November 19, 2017
Bronx Groups Honor Legionnaires
Several Bronx Legionnaires received recognition from community groups in November.
On Nov. 10, the East Bronx History Forum honored Gene DeFrancis, 2nd vice commander of Theo. Korony Post 253.
Then on Nov. 16, the Bronx Chamber of Commerce honored Bronx County Commander Tony Salimbene and past district commander Patrick Devine, also from Post 253, at a luncheon. Devine and Salimbene are also inductees in the NY State Senate Veterans Hall of Fame, Albany.