The American Legion Post #821 and the Clayton Chamber of Commerce have sponsored a new platoon from the 10th Mountain Division at Ft. Drum. There are 40 soldiers that are in the platoon and will be deploying to Korea in September 2015 for approx. 9 months.
We have had a great response from the post members and the community with our last Adopt-A-Platoon. Please continue to support our troops. A new box will be located at the post in the for donations. Any items can be broght in and also be taken to the Chammber of commerce.
Please help us support our Adopt-A-Platoon troops with contributing the following items they have requested!!
If you could bring in 1 or 2 items each time you come in it would fill the box fast!
Body wash / Soap
Toothpaste and Tooth Brushes
Cornstarch / gold bond powder for feet
Gatorade powder mix
Decks of cards
Hanging air fresheners
Any kind of candy and gum (no chocolate) cookies (no chocolate)
Chips of any kind
Stationary to write letters/home etc…
Dr. Scholl’s gel inserts for boots
Microwaveable meals (Mac and Cheese, Hormel Meals)
They all thank you for the assistance as they are deployed and have the benefit of some items from home . . . . USA ! ! !