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HISTORIC FT ADAMS (RI) FLAGGED

Twenty one volunteers from American Legion Post 18, American Legion Post 7, Girl Scout Troop 751 and other citizens helped reflag graves at Historic Ft. Adams in Newport, RI. ..

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THE OLD ONE JOINS AMERICAN LEGION RIDERS

Frank "The Old One" Pine - reportedly the oldest licensed motorcyclist in the country - has joined American Legion Riders Chapter at Post 2, W. Warwick, RI. At 96,..

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BIKERS HELPING HOMELESS VETERAN

The Bettendorf American Legion Riders, Chapter 154, are partnering with The Eagles Nest Veterans Home, Inc. The Legion Riders have adopted a room at the facility and furnished it for..

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Lance Corporal Ed Lyons Benefit and Run

On November 25, 2009 U.S. Marine Lance Corporal Edward Joseph Lyons III, of Davenport, was severely injured by an enemy improvised explosive device (IED) blast while serving our country in Afghanistan. Life..

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GREEN ADVANCES IN JR SHOOTING SPORTS COMPETITION

Catherine Green has advanced to the National Junior Shooting Sports shoulder-to-shoulder competition finals! A member and co-captain of the Newport Rifle Club's Junior Team, Catherine will be competing this..

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NEADS - Canines for Combat Veterans

American Legion Post 18 has undertaken a campaign to raise funds for a service dog for Marissa Strock - a double-amputee wounded by an IED while serving in the Army..

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RIGHT PLACE AT THE RIGHT TIME

On Friday, 14 MAY 2010, my husband and I (both Legionnaires) happened to be at Arlington National Cemetery when the Clinton Township Honor Guard was laying a wreath at the..

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Armed Forces Day 2010

On Saturday, May 15, 2010, community members joined American Legion Post 181 in Lake Stevens, Washington, to show support for our military. The photo was taken by Unit 181 Auxiliary..

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Lecanto High School JROTC Awards

On Thursday, May 13, 2010, American Legion Post 155 honored two of the top JROTC Cadets with Medals and certificates of Appreciation during Lecanto High School JROTC Awards ceremony. Cadet..

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American Legion Post 155 Legionnaire of The Year!

On Saturday, May 8, 2010 a special awards dinner banquet was held at American Legion Post 155 for the purpose of presenting the American Legion Post 155 Legionnaire of the..

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Memorial Day 2010

Fugle-Hummer Post 65 has been honoring our Armed Forces on Memorial Day with a parade in Metuchen New Jersey since 1928.The parade has only been canceled twice due to inclement..

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American Legion Post #155 to host The American Legion Department of Florida Commander Phil Hearlson's Homecoming

American Legion Post 155 to host The American Legion Department of Florida Commander Phil Hearlson's Homecoming American Legion Post 155 in Crystal River will host The American Legion Department of Florida..

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American Legion Post #155 Awards JROTC Medals to Cadets

Crystal River High School JROTC Awards On Sunday, May 2, 2010, American Legion Post 155 honored two of the top Naval JROTC cadets with medals and certificates of appreciation during the..

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American Legion Post 155 has big plans for Memorial Day

The American Legion Post 155 family in Crystal River, Fl., will honor all veterans on Memorial Day, May 31, with services at three different cemeteries, then services at American Legion..

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Legionaire Chronicles His Vietnam War Experience

NEW YORK CITY – April 26, 2010 – In May 1967, Howard Kalachman was a young draftee sent overseas to Vietnam. In a series of letters home, Kalachman tried to..

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Shelton Post 297 needs help with online voting

Shelton Post 297 is asking for your daily vote through April 30th at www.refresheverything.com/sheltonwaterslide Taking a que from national organization's successful online voting campaign to win a $250,000 Pepsi Refresh Everything..

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Hancock Memorial Post 207, Trenton, ME Welcomes all legion members.

If you are traveling to Adacia National Park this year, please drop in at Post 207, Trenton, Maine. You can't get to the park without going by our door..

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Kent Island Post 278 - Wounded Warrior Weekend 2010

April 16-18, 2010, Kent Island American Legion Post 278 hosted our Second Annual Wounded Warrior Weekend. We invited four Combat Wounded Veterans currently undergoing extensive rehabilitation at Walter..

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American Legion #155 Family Donates To Special Olympics

American Legion Post #155 1st Vice Commander Jay Conti Sr. presents a check for $1,300 to Butch Keiper the Citrus County Special Olympics Coordinator. American Legion #155 Family which includes the..

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Utica Legionnaires Honor Police Officers of the Year

UTICA, NY – Two Utica police officers dashed into a burning James Street building last September and evacuated as many occupants as they could. For that courageous action, The American..

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