Commander reacts to Fort Hood tragedy

American Legion National Commander Daniel M. Dellinger issued the following statement regarding Wednesday’s mass shooting at Fort Hood, Texas:

“On behalf of the 2.4 million wartime veterans who are members of The American Legion, I express my deepest condolences to the victims and families affected by yesterday’s tragedy at Fort Hood. I will be speaking with The American Legion Department of Texas to offer our complete support for those who need it. Our appreciation for those who serve in our military is unshakeable.”