This page provides information on Voiture 185 of the 40 and 8. For information about the 40 and 8, follow this link to the 40 and 8 national organization home page.
The photos and other information below was gathered from the information available at Post 1 in scrapbooks and other files. WE NEED MORE OF THIS INFORMATION. The 40 and 8 was also known as the “playground of the American Legion” because the 40 and 8 has fun and games by the members as one of its principal aims. The organization is also serious, and supports nursing education as one of its primary charities.
April 24, 1937 Spring Wreck (No caption or other information with picture)
1939 Wrecking Crew
September 1, 1939
40 and 8 members with their “boxcar” in Shawnee, Oklahoma
1942 Spring Wreck (no legend available with names or other information)
Year unknown — If you have information, please share with us
Legionnaires: Jim Carriker, Bill Hilliard, Leslie Spain, Joe Lynn and Dr. ????
Wreck — Unknown Date — If you have information, please share with us