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The Four Chaplains Interfaith/Memorial Service was held at Brewster American Legion Argonne Post 71. Commander William R. Miller III,..
The book "All Present and Accounted For" took home the Silver Medal (history category) from the Military Writers Society of..
Post 247 crosses the Potomac River
The water was calm, low and refreshing as members of Post 247 and invited guests, including a local troop of..
Boy Scout completes Eagle Scout project
For his Eagle Scout project, Paul Warmka of Troop 270 wanted to give back to Post 260 of Monticello, Minn.,..
My grandfather Robert Pergson, World War I veteran
We accepted an Invitation from VFW Post 1770 to Willows Memorial Hall, dedicated in 1930 to World War I veterans..
Sharing a namesake
It started with the creation of our Arthur T. Peterson Post 136 Centennial page. We didn't have much to start..
I would like to applaud U.S. Marine "Andy" Garabedian, who is helping the homeless. Garabedian himself was homeless after he..
Boerne, Legion hold Patriot Day ceremony
Post 313 hosted a Patriot Day ceremony on Friday morning, Sept. 11, at Veterans Plaza in Boerne, Texas. This remembrance..
War memorials restoration completed
Ron Chromulak, center, and John Dudas, right, of the Monessen War Veterans Memorial Trust present a check to Tom Raimondo,..
Post 53's inaugural 5K Run/Walk to support Vietnam Veterans of America
Saturday, Aug. 22, 2020, Hillsdale, Mich. On the stroke of 0800, the gun sounded. American Legion Leighr A. Wright Post..
Federal Post 19 Family collects masks for homeless veterans
The Federal Post 19 Family collected masks and funds for masks for the Maryland Center for Veteran Education and Training..
Monessen war memorial restoration
Work has started on Monessen’s war veterans memorials. The restoration work will bring back the memorials to their original beauty. The..
All five U.S. military branches
San Antonio, TX
As adjutant for Post 300, San Antonio, I was in the right place at the right time! As adjutant, I..
Memories of Fort Campbell, 1967
Fort Wayne, IN
I remember the first time I had fire watch. I was told by Sgt. Ramsey, my DI, to go to..
100 Miles For Hope
Land O'Lakes, FL
I kicked off my 100 miles of hope with a 20-mile bike ride. It hopefully will aid in assisting veterans..
Original songs for veterans and patriots - new music
After serving 29+ years in the U.S. Navy, 12 of these years as leader and lead vocalist with the U.S...
Inside Daddy's tears
The Villages, FL
My dad was a great guy and my hero, but most of all, my dad was a quiet man. ..
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..
When the Coast Guard "saddled up"
I enjoyed the Legion magazine's article about the "Mounted Military" and I'm sure many of my fellow Legionnaires did as..
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..
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