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The Four Chaplains Interfaith/Memorial Service was held at Brewster American Legion Argonne Post 71. Commander William R. Miller III,..
Buffalo (Minn.) Post 270 hosts car shows
During this time of social distancing and staying home, Buffalo American Legion Post 270 in Minnesota decided to take advantage..
Pointe Du Hoc
Pilgrim at Pointe du Hoc White Cliffs of Heaven, rising from the sea That's how I saw them from the ship Before..
Daniel R. Olsen Post 594 provides flag education for adults
On July 9, Daniel R. Olsen American Legion Post 594 conducted a U.S. flag education presentation at the monthly meeting..
Monessen veterans repair veterans' banners
Members of Monessen American Legion Post 28 and the VFW post joined together to repair wind-damaged banners that were blown..
Mattituck American Legion Post 861 holds Flag Day ceremony
This year, Mattituck American Legion Post 861 honored Flag Day by hosting a brief ceremony on Saturday, June 13, 2020...
Legionnaire Leroy Day - 104 years young
Locke Mills, ME
Greetings: Today (June 24, 2020) is the 104th birthday of the still very young Leroy Day, past commander (1961) of..
Post 28 (Grand Haven, Mich.) completes state-of-the-art kitchen renovation project
Grand Haven, MI
Since 1939, Charles A. Conklin American Legion Post 28 of Grand Haven, Mich., has served thousands of dinners to veterans,..
Children & Youth donation
As part of our mission to support children and youth, American Legion Post 3 and American Legion Riders Chapter 3,..
Honorably retired - American Legion Post 154 retires more than 300 flags
About 60 people were on hand to witness Legion Post 154"s flag retirement ceremony on Saturday, June 20. The ceremony..
The meaning of a symbol (the flag)
Let us remember this Flag Day what this banner truly stands for and what it symbolizes. It is more than..
Daniel R. Olsen Post 594 recognizes Flag Day
Members of Daniel R. Olsen American Legion Post 594 and Auxiliary Unit 594 conducted the 4th annual Eagan Flag Retirement..
Portsmouth (Rhode Island) presents scholarship online
Portsmouth , RI
American Legion Portsmouth Post 18 of the Department of Rhode Island presents scholarships annually to graduating seniors from the local..
Henry K. Burtner American Legion Post 53 food drive
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact and affect lives, businesses and nonprofits, members of the Henry K. Burtner Post..
Memorial Day 2020
With the absence of parades but the honor desired, I put on a uniform and visited 12 cemeteries or monuments..
Candles of honor
Post 672, Dallas, Pa., remembers our fallen brothers and sisters who made the ultimate sacrifice.
American Legion Post 103 holds Memorial Day ceremony
Due to the COVID-19 shutdown of certain activities, there were no Little Neck/Douglaston Memorial Day Parade. As such there was..
Remembering them all #candlesofhonor
After a day of cemetery visits. remembering our parents, grandparents, brothers and sisters, and our wives and husbands, we wanted..
Monessen will rename sites to honor veterans
Three picnic shelters in Monessen City Park and the walking track will get new names. Recreational landmarks throughout Monessen will soon..
Flag placing in Lakeland Memorial Gardens Cemetery
The following members of Mulberry memorial post 72 American Legion in Mulberry Florida please flags and deceased veterans graves at..
Donald James Jacobson
Mount Horeb, WI
KIA WWII, Mount Horeb, Wis. Watch the program after 10 a.m. on Monday, May 25, at https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=XBZgIi-2URk&t=6s
Betty “Critter” Lewis wins M1 rifle
Critter Lewis, president of ALA Unit 45 who works closely w/Homeless Veterans of Cherokee County, bought a raffle ticket back..
KABC/Channel 7 coverage of Post 291 takeout food service
Newport Beach , CA
When the COVID-19 hit and closed everything down, it became evident we had to rethink the new reality or close...
Food donation to front-line hospital workers
Rio Rancho, NM
This was a joint effort of Marine Corps League Detachment 1316, American Legion Post 118 and VFW 5890 in Rio..
Post 42 Townsend Legion Family brightens up Main Street
American Legion Family members and a few others, all respecting COVID-19 distance restrictions and braving cool temperatures, spent the morning..
SPOTLIGHT ON AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY: Still serving our Richland County communities practicing social distancing, Department of Ohio Honorary Junior President..
Congressional Gold Medal to be awarded to the WWII Merchant Mariners
On Friday, March 13, 2020, President Donald J. Trump signed a bill into law that would award the Congressional Gold..
Post 42 Townsend Legion Family delivers Harbor Freight-donated medical supplies to local hospital
by Jennifer Dalrymple, Post 42 commander/MT Legionnaire editor On Friday, March 20, I received an email from our Auxiliary District 6..
I remember watching John F. Kennedy on TV and laying in bed, sure we would have an atomic bomb dropped..
Post 177 in Fairfax, Va., was contacted by the Fairfax County Health Department, whose offices are about a block away..
Sgt. Justin A. Robledo, 1st Infantry, USA
Crown Point, IN
I want to share a story about a vet. This vet's name is Justin Robledo and he was a sergeant..
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