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image by Rob Raeside, 23 May 2018
American Legion Yacht Club. Est: 1966. Location: Newport Beach, CA.
Burgee: Pennant circa 3:5. " ... white [field], and blue [St. George's cross] ... with [red] "sniper scope" crosshairs at the center, was designed by Mel Noack and fabricated by Nikki's Flag Shop of Newport Beach."
Notes: "THE AMERICAN LEGION YACHT CLUB is the only American Legion Yacht Club in the world"
"On the evening of April 23, 1966, certain members of The American Legion Newport Harbor Post 291 held an organizational meeting. The purpose of the meeting was to establish a Corinthian Yacht Club."
"The name of the new yacht club was The American Legion Yacht Club (ALYC)."
Peter Edwards, 23 May 2018