Past Department Commanders

(*)  Indicates Deceased State Commanders

*Edward E. Philbrook1921-22
*W.G. Towner 1922-23
*Thomas W. O’Reilly1923-24
*Theodore Olsen1924-25
*William Merrill1925-26
*Robert E. Timmins1926-27
*Horace E. Eaton1927-28
*Joseph E. Boivin1928-29
*Walter J. L’Espearance1929-30
*Archer L. LaBranche1930-33
*Leroy P. Smith1933-35
*Mario Conti1935-36
*William Waldron1936-37
*Oliver R. Hamlin1937-38
*Charles V. Lane1938-39
*William J. Martin1939-40
*Charles O. Weeman1940-41
*William E. Fish Jr.1941-42
*N.J. Freschette1942-43
*Lester Walker1943-44
*Edward J. Morisette1944-45
*C. William Newell1945-46
*Carl Spaulding1946-47
*Harold W. Coffin1947-48
*John P. Waller1948-49
*Ira F. Fonda1949-50
*J. Dennis Bruno1950-51
(Name Stricken)1951-52
*Eldon E. Crawford1952-53
*Edward C. Winston1953-54
*Phillip E. Emmott1954-55
*Arnold L. Leavitt1955-56
*Albert E. Moulton1956-57
*Kenneth R. Green1957-58
*Arthur H. Ashmore1958-59
*Olen E. Holmes1959-60
*Leo J. Trahan1960-61
*Charles E. Lucas1961-62
*Robert C. Jordan1962-63
*Robert C. Randall1963-64
*James L. Benwell (Honorary)1964-65
*Leo S. Faulkingham1964-65
*Merritt H. Jones1965-66
*James C. Gurney1966-67
*Dr. R. Robert J. Meehan1967-68
*Clayton Garceau1968-69
*William G. Lessard1969-70
Chase M. Libby
129 E. Main St., The Highland Apt 210
Westborough, MA 01581-1581
Tel:  797-5234  *  Post 6859
E-mail:  chaselibby384@gmail.com 
1970-71
*Gerard T. Morin1971-72
*Carleton H. McLean1972-73
*Warren P. Young1973-74
*Donald P. Anderson1974-75
*Norman L. Girardin1975-76
*Gerald M. Roy1976-77
*Albert E. Gahagan1977-78
*Arch C. Roll1978-79
Enrique V. Alonzo                                                              
4 Kenneth St., So. Portland, ME 04106
Tel:  772-1348  *  Post 832
1979-80
*Stanley E. Johnson (Honorary)1980-81
Joel E. Theriault
877 Main St., Apt E-4, Caribou, ME 04736
Tel:  498-0955  *  Post 9389
E-mail:  grandmix6@gmail.com  
1980-81
Edward J. Richard Jr.                                                           
Box 214, Mattawamkeag, ME 04459
Tel:  736-3278  *   Post 7409
1981-82
*Clarence J. Arsenault1982-83
*James A. Frederick1983-84
John T. McIsaac                                                                   
313 Oak Harbor Dr., Juno Beach, FL 33408-2152
Tel:  1-561-625-1440  *  Post 6977
1984-85
*Vernon A. Otis1985-86
*John L. Stehli1986-87
*Peter F. Miesburger1987-88
*John A. Roode1988-89
*Arthur A. Baker1989-90
*Earl E. McGrath1990-91
Arthur J. Roy                                                                       
330 Russell St., Lewiston, ME 04240-4255
Tel:  784-6883  *  Cell:  576-5552  *  Post 1603
E-mail: vfw1603@gmail.com
1991-92
*Donald R. Libby Jr.1992-93
Alan M. Winter                                                                    
609 Declark St., Beaver Dam, WI 53916-1309
Tel:  1-920-887-8998  *  Post 9150
1993-94
*John N. Trembley1994-95
*George A. “Joe” Vokey1995-96
*Erlon B. Rose1996-97
*Phillip “Mike” Farrell1997-98
*Raymond R. Lupo1998-99
*Joseph H. Gallant Jr.1999-2000
(Name Stricken)2000-01
*Thaxter S. Sedgwick2001-02
*James M. Sawyer2002-03
*Rosemarie Lane2003-04
*R. Randy Worthley2004-05
*Walter H. McAllister2005-06
Thomas R. Lussier                                                               
126 Bancroft St., Portland, ME 04102
Tel:  761-3971  *  Cell:  653-6568  *  Post 6859
E-mail:  Tlussie1@maine.rr.com
2006-07
James E. N. Bachelder                                                          
2973 Milton Mills Rd., Acton, ME 04001-5018
Tel:  477-2877  *  Cell:  432-7127  *  Post 9935
E-mail:  james.bachelder@metrocast.net 
2007-08
Robert H. Bernard                                                                 
78 Robie St., Gorham, ME 04038
Tel:  839-6841  *  Cell:  653-5334  *  Post 6859
E-mail:  rbernard@maine.rr.com 
2008-09
Alfred E. Michaud Sr.                                                          
82 Dunham Rd., Vassalboro, ME 04989
Tel:  873-1121  *  Cell:  649-2946  *  Post 1285
E-mail:  alandjanet53@yahoo.com
2009-10
*John E. Williams2010-11
*Louis A. Peterson II2010-11
Kevin G. Woodward                                                            
9 Johnson Lane, Machiasport, ME 04655-9801
Tel:  259-3912  *  Cell:  263-7386  *  Post 11553
E-mail: bampa_5@yahoo.com
2011-12
David D. Williams                                                               
330 Waldo St., Rumford, ME 04276
Tel:  (B) 369-0302  *  Cell:  357-6664  *  Post 1641
E-mail:  davidpost1641@live.com
2012-13
*David C. Olson2013-14
*Ronald F. Smith2014-15
Gerald L. Francis                                                                 
97 A North Main St., Mechanic Falls, ME 04256
Tel : (H) 345-7056 * (C) 418-5755*  Post 1641
E-mail:  glfvfw1641@live.com 
2015-16
Steven J. SanPedro                                                             
251 Gray Rd., Windham, ME 04062
Tel :  894-5260  *  Cell:  315-777-0299
E-mail:  Sanpedro105@roadrunner.com
2016-2017
Richard A. Farris                                                              
160 Belmont Ave., Belfast, ME 04915
Tel: (H) 338-6062 * Cell: 323-0408 * Post 6131
E-mail: Richardvfw@gmail.com
2017-2018
Christopher L. Armstrong                                                       
30 Roundhouse Rd., Washington, ME 04574
Tel:  (H)  845-2053  *  Cell:   485-7561
E-mail:  wolfpack03cl@yahoo.com
2018-19
Christopher L. Robison                                                          
15 E. Bucksport Rd., Orrington, ME 04474
Tel:  825-3874  *  Cell:  907-9720  *  Post 1761
E-mail:  clrobison1981@yahoo.com
2019-20
Michael K. Davis                                                          
135 Conant Ave., Auburn, ME 04210-4457
Tel:  329-8784  *  (H)  329-8784  *   Post 1641
2020-21