American Canadian Grand Lodge
ACGL
Within the United Grand Lodges of Germany (VGLvD)

ACGL LOGO COL

IMPORTANT DATES

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8 May 1945 End of World War II
11 July 1946 Oregon Military Lodge U.D. (G.L.Oregon)
25 May 1947 Berlin Lodge U.D. (G.L. Rhode Island)
16 May 1947 Stuttgart American Lodge U.D. (G.L.Conn)
19 June 1949 United Grand Lodge AF & AM of Germany proclaimed at “Paulskirche” in Frankfurt
15 July 1954 Galilei Lodge No. 810A warranted by VGL
Sept.1955 American District formed within VGL AF & AM
27 April 1958 Magna Charta adopted; establishment of UNITED GRAND LODGES of GERMANY/ BROTHERHOOD of GERMAN FREEMASONS.
2 June 1962 Chiemsee meeting of American & Canadian lodges; establishment of ACPGL promised; election of P.M. Rasmussen to be PGM.
29 Sept.1962 Warrant issued to Peter M. Rasmussen as Provincial Grand Master, establishment of Provincial Grand Lodge, in Frankfurt/Main.
23 Oct. 1970 Autonomous status granted ACPGL by Warrant
10 July 1975 Grand Lodge Association (e.V.) registered with municipal authorities.
25 Oct. 1975 Code amended to reflect change of name to “American Canadian Grand Lodge, AF & AM.”
8 Dec. 1984 Grand Lodge Office is relocated from Hermann Str. 39 to The Masonic Hall, Krupp Str. 134, Frankfurt a. Main.
25 Apr. 1987 The Grand Lodge celebrates it’s 25th Silver Anniversary in Bad Kissingen in conjunction with the Annual Communication.
8 Dec. 1994 Grand Lodge Office is relocated from Herman Str. 39 to The Masonic Hall, Krupp Str. 134, Frankfurt a. Main.
15 Nov. 2011 Grand Lodge Office is relocated from Krupp Str. 134, Frankfurt a. Main to Schöngeisinger Straße 22, 82256 Fuerstenfeldbruck
13 April 2012 The Grand Lodge celebrates it’s 50th Silver Anniversary in Bad Kissingen in conjunction with the Annual Communication.