Henderson-Smith-Edmonds American Legion Post 86 in Rockville, MD was founded in 1920.
The post was named in honor of Dr. Frederick N. Henderson, Theron Smith, and Lindsey Edmonds who died while in military service to our country during World War I.
The first Post officers were: Commander, Dr. George E. Lewis; Vice Commander, Edmund L. Jones; Adjutant; Robert B. Peter, Jr.; Finance Officer, W. Valentine Wilson; Historian, Harry S. Beall; Sergeant-At-Arms, Melvin D. Hutchinson.
Legion Post 86 Officers – 2019
Commander/Finance Officer – Robert Hebron
1st Vice/Adjutant – Randy Phillip
2nd Vice – Jerry Rosenbaum
Service Officer – Roy Davis
Sergeant at Arms – Matt Campbell
Chaplain – Levell Ferrell
Executive at Large – Dave Bean