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Chas P. Rowe Post 30 (Pomona, Calif.) Memorial Day virtual event
Pomona , CA
We started our day at our Legion post in Pomona, Calif.. Once gathered, we had three sites to visit before..
2020 virtual Memorial Day ceremony at Victory Arch (May 25, 2020)
Newport News , VA
On Monday, May 25, Braxton-Perkins American Legion Post 25 in Newport News, Va., held its virtual Memorial Day ceremony. The..
Richland Post 548 Memorial Day ceremony, video
Dear Richland American Legion Post 548 officers and Executive Committee members, I want to sincerely THANK YOU for your..
American Legion Post 485 Memorial Day Service
News Release American Legion Prairie Du Pont Post 485 Dupo, IL email@example.com American Legion Post 485 Memorial Day Service Prairie DuPont Post 485 of Dupo..
Legion Riders pay tribute
East Troy, WI
With COVID-19 running rampant throughout the USA, many events for Memorial Day are canceled. I was determined to find a..
Florida Tavares Post 76 places flags at local cemetery
Tavares Post 76 placed flags at the headstones of military veterans on Saturday, May 23, for Memorial Day weekend. This..
Honor our veterans
We are a third-generation American Legion family. My dad was in WWII. Korea and MSTS in the Vietnam War. We..
Arkansas Post 71 hosts Candles of Honor during ceremony
During the annual ceremony of Criswell-Robinson Post 71 in Cabot, Ark., the post added to its ceremony the Candles Of..
American Legion 5th District Florida Legion Family honors our fallen
During the social distancing requirements in place during the COVID-19 pandemic, the 5th District of Florida salutes and honors our..
War Memorial Post 30 (Camden, Maine) Memorial Day
Post 30 put an abbreviated color guard together along with a U.S. flag bearer and side guards to celebrate and..
Frank Kresen Post 24 (Lake Geneva, Wis,) Memorial Day ceremony on Facebook Live
Lake Geneva, WI
Even though we had to cancel our parade and traditional ceremony, we did not let that stop us from honoring..
Braman Post 1229 (Penfield, N.Y.) honors local war dead
An honor guard comprising members of Braman Post 1229 visited the four burial grounds in Penfield plus the town's veterans..
Holley-Riddle Post 21 honors the fallen in a “reverse parade”
The Colony, TX
On Friday, May 22, 2020, Holley-Riddle Post 21 participated in a “reverse parade” sponsored by The Colony Senior Activities Center...
Mississippi Post 42 celebrates taps nationwide on Memorial Day
Ocean Springs, MS
American Legion Post 42 of Ocean Springs, Miss., celebrates the 3 pm nationwide taps on Memorial Day at Gulf Hills..
Nothing stops Post 1980, Woodland Park, Colo.
Woodland Park, CO
Never let it be said that a mere pandemic stopped Post 1980 of Woodland Park, Colo., from their obligation of..
Keewatin and Deer River Legion Riders
Keewatin and Deer River, MN
We did a drive-thru of several cemeteries in northern Minnesota.
Oldest Native American Legion post carries out 100-year-old tradition on Memorial Day
Chauncey Eagle Horn-Philip Iyotte Post 125 of Rosebud, S.D. (est. 20 December 1919), visited 21 cemeteries across the Rosebud Reservation,..
Newport , PA
American Legion Post 177 honored our fallen veterans by putting flags on all the graves in our local cemeteries. Many..
Albuquerque , NM
To honor our fallen heroes, our Juniors of Post 49 made a set of three candles with the meaning of..
Albuquerque , NM
On Memorial Day our executive board did a Post Everlasting ceremony honoring our fallen heroes. Post 49 held the ceremony..
John G. Winter, 2nd Georgia Infantry Regiment
Greens Cut, GA
My great-grandfather John G. Winter served during the Spanish-American War. He passed away from a fever he contracted at his..
We will never forget
Centerville American Legion Auxiliary Unit 705 is honoring our fallen by lighting our candle of honor. We will always..
Daniel R. Olsen Post 594 remembers
A few members of the Daniel R. Olsen Post 594 American Legion Family gathered at Eagan Central Park for a..
Daniel R. Olsen Post 594 member embodies the American spirit
For this year’s Memorial Day, Eagan resident Ron Paul displayed hundreds of U.S. flags on his property in honor of..
Mulberry Memorial Post 72 salutes our fallen heroes
Today Mulberry Memorial post 72 saluted our fallen brethren by sounding Taps and saluting all those who have passed from..
#VirtualMemorialDay Honoree Charles F. Heil Sr. US Navy, WWII Pacific Theater, 1941-1947 Passed away Dec. 20, 1999 Past Commander American Legion Post..
My great-uncle Forest Shafer, who died somewhere in France: red. White for friends in arms. And blue for my grandfather..
Hubert Witte, WWII veteran (1927-2018)
* Technical Sergeant Hubert Paul Witte. I am Benjamin Holmes, his grandson, American Legion member, Post 303, El Cajon,..
Dwayne Maxifield Patterson
Dwayne Maxifield Patterson C Company, 2nd BN, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division Nov. 20, 1941, to Dec. 3, 1967 Home of Record:..
Daniel R. Olsen Post 594 visits local cemeteries
On May 23, several members of Daniel R. Olsen Post 594 went to St. John’s and Christ Lutheran cemeteries to..
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