VETERANS of FOREIGN WARS  

DEPARTMENT of IOWA

Past State Commanders

1921-22     H.G. Geiger                Post 526 *

1922-23     John Cenic                Post 674 *

1923-24     Ernest J. Boughey    Post 580 *

1924-25     H.B. Saylor                 Post 738 *

1925-26     E.R. Meredith             Post 1107 *

1926-27     M. Talbert Dick           Post 738 *

1927-28     Ray Rieke                    Post 580 *

1928-29     Art Dodds                    Post 738 *

1929-30     Art Dodds                    Post 738 *

1930-31     C.B. McCaulley            Post 580 *

1931-32     Frank Boswick            Post 817 *

1932-33     Milton Stricker             Post 738 *

1933-34     L.L. Totman                  Post 1856 *

1934-35     L.L. Totman                  Post 1856 *

1935-36     Ernie Crane                  Post 2253 *

1936-37     Ernie Crane                  Post 2253 *

1937-38     Alex M. Miller               Post 738 *

1938-39     Ted R. Long                 Post 6414 *

1939-40     M.E. Kinney                 Post 1856 *

1940-41     J.D. Smith                    Post 2265 *

1941-42     Ray Eichternacht        Post 1683 *

1942-43     F.W. Minnich               Post 3533 *

1943-44     G.V. Grewell                Post 839 *

1944-45     S.A. Buckner               Post 788 *

1945-46     J. Norman Lee             Post 1977 *

1946-47     Dr. J.S. McVitty           Post 737 *

1947-48     Howard J. Welsh         Post 2271 *

1948-49     Thomas H. Nelson      Post 508 *

1949-50     Joseph S. McGlade    Post 1623 *

1950-51     Worth Karns                Post 2541 *

1951-52     Paul Conway               Post 1797 *

1952-53     Clifford J. Dawson      Post 828 *

1953-54     Leland D. Goosey       Post 1805 *

1954-55     Truman J. Ramsell     Post 3974 *

1955-56     Edgar N, McConnell   Post 9127 *

1956-57     J. G. Maher, Sr.           Post 1565 *

1957-58     Harold P. McAlpine    Post 7354 *

1958-59     Benjamin R. Hoden    Post 737 *

1959-60     Oliver C. Thorson       Post 6854 *

1960-61     John F. Gabriel           Post 5143 *

1961-62     Lloyd H. Goins            Post 1797 *

1962-53     Warren K. Albaugh     Post 9127 *

1963-64     Boyd Jordal                 Post 4824 *

1964-65     Gerald J. Miller            Post 3914 *

1965-66     Dan G. Messerli           Post 4077 *

1968-69     Lloyd Rockne             Post 3388 *

1969-70     Mark D. Bucheit         Post 1725 *

1970-71     Reed Kline                  Post 1797 *

1971-72     Paul B. Brown            Post 733 *

1972-73     Palmer L. Jensen       Post 7639 *

1973-74     Marvin W. Freese       Post 2349

1974-75     Walter J. Starr            Post 9663 *

1975-76     Alvin C. Farmer          Post 737 *

1976-77     Walter Frankhausez   Post 2537 *

1977-78     Robert Lytle                Post 817 *

1978-79     Lu Verne Kinter          Post 7920 *

1979-80     Kenneth Johnston     Post 788

1980-81     Melvin R. Rucker        Post 1655

1981-82     William D. Bottoms    Post 1973 *

1982-83     Al Voss                        Post 5515

1983-84     Russell Truax              Post 7920

1984-85     Darrel Miller                 Post 1565 *

1985-86     Ralph R. Johnson       Post 1973 *

1986-87     Kenneth Fogleman     Post 3517*

1987-88     W.P. "Pat" Shannon   Post 733 *

1988-89     Roger Schwieso         Post 941

1989-90     Dowd J. Brandt           Post 9662 *

1990-91     Carl T. Johnson          Post 4117

1991-92     Ronald R. Petersen    Post 9128 *

1992-93     Paul Horrell                 Post 1856 *

1993-94     Arthur Weber              Post 1623 *

1994-95     James Shelton            Post 941 *

1995-96     Clinton Hoferman       Post 6172

1996-97     Laurel Phipps             Post 839

1997-98     Jerry L. Frederiksen   Post 7083 *

1998-99     Frank Weier                 Post 3159 *

99-2000     Robert C. Peters         Post 5981 *

2000-01     Robert C. Peters         Post 5981 *

2001-02     John Mc Mahon          Post 9128 *

2001-02     Patrick J. Shanahan   Post 788 *

2002-03     Patrick J. Shanahan   Post 788 *

2003-04     William Desplanque    Post 1655

2004-05     H. Ward Ransford        Post 775 *

2005-06     Larry J. Bender            Post 788

2006-07     Richard Goebel            Post 9663

2007-08     Donald W. Roepke       Post 8884

2008-09     Larry J. Larson             Post 839

2009-10     Darrell Blasberg           Post 2208

2010-11     Darrell Blasberg           Post 2208

2011-12     Danny White Post        Post 11517

2012-13     Larry Winther               Post 3159

2013-14     Gary Marquardt            Post 5166

2014-15     Chris Popp                   Post 9128

2015-16     Travis Holden               Post 738


* = Deceased