Author Archives: Gary Lanham

About Gary Lanham

Authors the weekly article "News from the Hut", about local American Legion Post #142 in Hominy, OK. Read his weekly articles in the "Hominy News Progress".

75 years ago the tide turned

June 6th 1944. The world was going through aggregious hardtimes due to an egomanic despot named Adolf Hitler. June 6th the tide turned. Many sacrificed their lives to end the madness of Hitler. If you have not seen the movie … Continue reading

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Ladies First!

Throughout my thirty year military career I watched women in the military progress in their roles in the military. Roles were predominately administrative and medical in nature. Things gradually changed to the current age where my last unit has a … Continue reading

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Once Again

So being the author of this weekly page is difficult. Last week we lost my Navy buddy Stan Mueller. He was a consistient and strong supporter of our Hut, You can read his historical Obituaries of course. II can tell … Continue reading

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Sons of the American Legion, Hominy Style

Before I start I had new information to share since this article was published.  We lost Stan Mueller last week. He was a consistent and loyal member of the Hut. He was a swabbie, That means Navy. Marines are Jar … Continue reading

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Hominy Loses another Patriot.

Many in Hominy knew John Sullivan. He was a past commander of American Legion Post 142 “The Hut”. He never attended during my time but we got to be friends through the Heritage Association and conversations at Chad’s Café on … Continue reading

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