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Kent Island AL Post 278: "Where Every Day is Veteran's Day"!

The Kent Island American Legion Post 278 along with the Kent Island Fishing Club, Chapter 7, and a host of community volunteers hosted a wounded warrior weekend for..

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Fishing With Veterans In New Hampshire

My name is Rick Bickerstaff, and I am the Adjutant at Post 34 in Plaistow, N.H., and this is my story. Early this past spring,..

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Rolling Thunder Is All About The Wall

Do you see that Marine saluting? He stood in the same position from noon on May 23 until 3:15 pm when the last of the thousands of Rolling Thunder motorcycles..

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Education is a Woodbury tradition

Minnesota has always ranked high in studies measuring educational test scores. When it comes to teaching about military traditions and military heritage, Woodbury Post 501, located in a suburb of..

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Pause for Rest

Located in the heart of Wisconsin's North Country and surrounded by woods, a sparkling lake, fresh air and peaceful quiet, Camp American Legion is a respite for veterans who have..

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North Dakota post ‘opens its heart’ during Christmas

The Christmas season is joyful but hardly relaxing at Lloyd Spetz Post 1 in Bismarck, N.D. Members work like elves organizing, publicizing and raising funds for their “Open Your Heart”..

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'Every Day is Memorial Day' for Post 1941

When the Long Island National Cemetery in Famingdale, N.Y., reached its capacity in 1981, nearby Calverton National Cemetery became the new location for veteran burials in the area. By the late..

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Maryland Legionnaires race for Fisher Houses

A good Legion post knows that a veteran is a veteran, regardless of war era served. So it is no mistake that Vietnam Veterans Post 295, in Gaithersburg, Md., is..

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Speaking eloquently in Iowa

Post 298 in Marion, Iowa, has found a variety of avenues for community outreach; one of them is a renewed commitment to the Oratorical Contest. Post 298, like other Hawkeye State..

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