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