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The Four Chaplains Interfaith/Memorial Service was held at Brewster American Legion Argonne Post 71. Commander William R. Miller III,..
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..
Alton Green Memorial Post 194 Kids Safe Zone program still serving
St. Augustine, FL
After being in existence for 23 years, Alton Green Memorial Post 194’s Kids Safe Zone After School Program continues to..
Anderson Island Post 265 (Department of Washington) leads the way
Anderson Island, WA
We are on an island of approximately 1,300 residents, located in Puget Sound and accessible via a 20-minute ferry ride...
John A. Brinkley inducted into Florida Veterans’ Hall of Fame
Daytona Beach, FL
Ormond Beach resident and Post 267 member John Brinkley, founder and president of the Daytona Beach Veterans Museum and Education..
National Vietnam War Veterans Day
March 29 is National Vietnam War Veterans Day. It joins six other military-centric national holidays codified in Title 4 of..
Siloam Post 29 supports Pack 232 Court of Honor
Siloam Springs, AR
Siloam Post 29 of the American Legion Department of Arkansas again supported Pack 232’s Honor Court on Feb. 29, 2020...
Looking for info and pics from Fort Jackson, S.C., A-7-2 3rd plt
I was at Fort Jackson in the summer of 1981, A-7-2 3rd plt. There were 3 male plt and one..
Post supports local first responders with awards
Royse City, TX
First responders have an incredibly difficult task of keeping us safe while also being under a huge microscope. Often they..
Post 100 recognizes youth who performed lifesaving act
Royse City, TX
On Feb. 6 Jason Castleberry of Royse City, Texas, presented Tyra Winters of Rockwall High School with the American Legion..
Post 227 member turns 98
On Monday, Feb. 10, 2020, a few members from our Springfield American Legion Post 227 ventured to Maris Grove to..
Supporting our troops in Afghanistan
Our adopted son is an Air Force chaplain in Afghanistan. He has emailed us requesting that we send “care” packages..
Post 603 raises funds with Applebee's
Applebee’s Grill + Bar is a veteran-friendly restaurant chain that is known for serving delicious lunch and dinner meals. But..
World War II veteran celebrates 96th birthday
Jack Crawford, a World War II veteran from Springfield, Delaware County, Pa., celebrated his 96th birthday on Jan. 8, 2020. Mr...
Purple Heart flag law
Congressman Brian Higgins is sponsoring a new way to honor military personnel who were killed or wounded in combat of..
Post 35 gives Santa a helping hand
On Dec. 21 and 24, Charles S. Harrison Post 35 of Columbus, Ga., gave Santa a helping hand. On Dec. 21..
Post 35 celebrates Christmas with nursing home vets
On Dec. 8, 2019, Post 35 (Legionnaires. Auxiliary, SAL) all pulled together to give an early Christmas to the veterans..
Columbus (Ga.) Post 35 remembers Pearl Harbor
On Dec. 7, 2019, Columbus (Ga.) Charles S. Harrison Post 35 held its Remembering Pearl Harbor event. The event started with..
Santa and Twisp Post 143 help make a family's Christmas
The officers of The American Legion helped Santa on Christmas Eve to deliver holiday cheer to a family in Twisp,..
Cookies for veterans
Little Valley, NY
On a rather weary, weatherly night, a small community of people came together to thank veterans in the sweetest way...
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