Senator Parker Names Andre LeGall Veterans Hall of Fame Honoree

Jaukia McConeyhead

May 29, 2024



Brooklyn, NY - Andre LeGall a distinguished veteran and dedicated community servant has been honored by State Senator Kevin Parker and the New York State Senate with the prestigious title of "Veterans Hall of Fame Honoree." With unwavering commitment to service, this accolade celebrates Andre's remarkable contributions to his community and steadfast dedication to improving the lives of others.

Enlisting in the United States Marine Corps on January 3, 1991, Andre exemplified devotion to duty throughout his seven-year tenure and achieved the rank of Sergeant (E-5) with the 6th Communication Battalion, 4th Marine Division. Specializing as a Field Radio Operator (MOS 2531), his service was marked by discipline, courage, and an unyielding dedication to his country.

He made a seamless transition from Marine to become a member of the New York City Police Department (NYPD). During his tenure at the NYPD, he served in the Patrol Borough Brooklyn North rising to the rank of Detective within the Organized Crime Control Bureau where his commitment to justice and public safety shone brightly.

Beyond his exemplary career in law enforcement, Andre's passion for community engagement is evident through his extensive involvement with the Prince Hall Masons. For over 25 years, he has been an esteemed member of Louis Fair Jr. Lodge #122 and currently holds the distinguished position of Worshipful Master. His leadership within the A.E.A.O.M.S. at Abu Bekr Temple #91 further demonstrates his dedication to fostering camaraderie and support among fellow veterans.

Andre’s dedication to serving his country, state, and city has left an indelible mark on his community. His outstanding contributions and tireless efforts in making lives better for others act as a beacon of inspiration for all.

About State Senator Kevin Parker

Senator Kevin S. Parker is intimately familiar with the needs of his ethnically diverse Brooklyn district comprising sections of Flatbush, East Flatbush, Kensington, Ditmas Park, Midwood, Flatlands, Canarsie, Georgetown, Old Mill Basin, Mill Basin, Marine Park, and Bergen Beach. A lifelong Brooklyn resident, he is the Chairman of the Senate Energy and Telecommunications Committee and sits on the Senate Finance; Rules; Banks; Internet and Technology; Rules; and Budget and Revenue.