Richard installed as N.C. American Legion Department Commander
Bill Richard (left) of Maiden was recently installed as Department Commander of the North Carolina American Legion. He was sworn in by the National Commander Fang Wong on June 23 at The American Legion Department of North Carolina 94th Annual Convention at the North Raleigh Hilton in Raleigh. Bill and his wife, Elaine, live in Maiden. He is a member of Hickory Post 48, located at The American Legion Hickory Fairgrounds. National Commander Fang Wong is from the state of New York.