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VFW Post 1896 Proctor Hopson Post

   
VFW Post 1896 Proctor Hopson Postzoom
11002 Merrick Blvd
Jamaica
NY
USA
11433
http://www.vfwproctor-hopson1896.org/
10/4/1930
John Proctor and Arthur Hopson were members of the 369th Infantry of the National Guard, known informally as the Harlem Hellfighters. They were the first in the unit from Queens, N.Y., to die in WWI. In their memory, the local Veterans of Foreign Wars chapter is named the Procter-Hopson Post 1896.
 

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