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The Four Chaplains Interfaith/Memorial Service was held at Brewster American Legion Argonne Post 71. Commander William R. Miller III,..
American Legion welcomes new veterans
The American Legion is welcoming new members from more than  million veterans who were ineligible to join prior to..
88th Infantry Division Association meets after nearly 75 years
Since the end of WWII, veterans of the 88th Infantry Division Association have been gathering to meet old friends, and..
Grand Forks, ND
It is December 7, and the North Dakotan farmer and his wife are off to church. "You know, Martha, with..
Praise for New York Navy veteran
We have a New York veteran named Tommy Zurhellen who has just walked across America raising awareness about the plight..
The Grounding and Near-sinking of the Coast Guard Cutter Jarvis in 1972, and the..
It was late November, recognized as one of the coldest periods to be on a ship near Alaska. The..
Veteran bikers rally and mountain ride
Woodland Park, CO
In what is purported to be the largest veterans biker event west of the Mississippi, bikers ride through the Colorado..
Royse City Post 100 supports local children
Royse City, TX
Each year on the Friday before school starts, the Royse City American Legion post joins the community in providing fun..
"FROM HERE TO INSANITY" An immigrant boy becomes a citizen by way of the..
A little boy’s idyllic world is upended when he is brought to the U.S. by his well-meaning family. When Robert..
We The People- Art Celebrating Veterans in America
WE THE PEOPLE is a new collection of large-scale watercolor painting portraits of veterans in America. Artist Mary Whyte painted..
Helping vets' children through the Child Welfare Foundation
Virginia Beach, VA
It feels good knowing that our post members and guests are willing to help the children in need by making..
Post 21 presents Blue Star Banner to proud parents
The Colony, TX
Post 21 Commander Dick Ensweiler presented Will and Bethany Ouellette with a Blue Star Banner at the monthly general meeting..
Inaugural Military and Veteran Community Choice Awards Celebrate Brands Providing Outstanding Service to the..
San Antonio, TX
For the first time ever, service members, veterans, and military spouses have the chance to personally recognize and celebrate those..
Post 28 (Grand Haven, Mich.) celebrates two historic moments at July 2 installation of..
Grand Haven, MI
Charles A. Conklin American Legion Post 28 in Grand Haven, Mich., has a long and rich tradition of instilling honor..
Post 148 member named vice president for strategic initiatives at Colby College
Post 148 member Michael Wisecup, a retired commander, 20-year U.S. Navy SEAL veteran and former assistant to Chairman of the..
Post 42 (Ocean Springs, Miss.) golf tournament opens with patriotic ceremony ..
Ocean Springs, MS
American Legion Post 42 of Ocean Springs, Miss., wants to thank all sponsors and participants in the inaugural Non-Golfers-Golfers Tournament..
Honoring the past, influencing the future
The Colony, TX
While we’re on active duty, our uniforms are a symbol of influence. After we transition out, our potential to influence..
Holley-Riddle Post 21 and Boy Scout troops partner in flag retirement ceremony
The Colony, TX
The Post 21 flag retirement ceremony at The Colony, Texas, for 2019 is done. Mission accomplished - thank you, Boy..
Praise for Father Bristol, the newest Navy chaplain
I would like to praise a good priest who I have gotten to know - Father Mark Bristol. I know..
Grand Haven (Mich.) American Legion Post 28 and local elementary school engage students during..
Grand Haven, MI
Inspiration comes from many places, and for Grand Haven (Mich.) special education teacher Jan Clark, inspiration for the annual Patriot..
Purple Heart dedication in Millville, Mass.
Millville , MA
Several years have passed with the Memorial Day Committee, along with Millville American Legion Post 0411, to honor all our..
Refurbished gun returns to WWII memorial
Monroeville , OH
American Legion SchLoeMan Post 547 (Monroeville, Ohio) Historian Bill Stang, with Dick Palmer and Bob Good, brought a refurbished WWII..
Royse City post participates in National Day of Prayer 2019
Royse City, TX
The National Day of Prayer was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of Congress, and signed into law by..
Memorial Day in Kingsburg, Calif.
On the weekend 0f Memorial Day, Post 191 in Central California springs into action. On Friday morning at 0700 hours..
"Veterans N Transition" - a TV show worth watching
Have you seen the half-hour PBS affiliate TV show “Veterans N Transition” (VNT)? If not, you really are missing out..
Help is out there for suicidal veterans
It has just come to my attention that on the average 22 military veterans kill themselves everyday in our country...
Somers (Conn.) and state legislators celebrate Legion's centennial and Buck-Dubiel Post 101's achievements
By Jackie Nappo - Journal Inquirer - Apr 19, 2019 Close to 70 people packed the Town Hall auditorium Thursday..
75th anniversary of the D-Day landings
Saint Louis, MO
While visiting the landing sites in Normandy, I was at Utah Beach looking out across the Channel and the beach...
Francis Scott Key Post 11 Commander Keith Clevenger: a man of many talents
Commander Clevenger and Team Orzechowski attended the Historic Sportscar Racing ("HSR") 2019 Racing Mitty Exhibition at Michelin Raceway Road in..
My military family
Mount AIry, MD
My involvement with The American Legion stems from my family members who have and are serving our great nation. My Father:..
Francis Scott Key Unit 11 Auxiliary hosts community Easter egg hunt/party
Frederick , MD
Unit President Jami Clevenger and the Unit 11 Auxiliary members welcomed Frederick, Md., community families at the post's celebration with..
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