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The American Legion Taylor, TX Post 39 was organized on September 3, 1919 with Dan Moody as its first commander. Daniel James Moody Jr. (June 1, 1893 – May 22, 1966), was a Democratic political figure, originally from Taylor, Texas. He notably served as the 30th Governor of Texas between 1927 and 1931. At the age of thirty-three, he was elected and took office as the youngest governor in Texas history.


Post 39 was named after Graham Luhn, a Taylor man who...