“Women Proudly Served” dog tag tack now available through Emblem Sales.
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On Dec. 13, Americans across the country placed wreaths on graves of fallen veterans during Wreaths Across America Day. The event commemorated the selfless service of troops from all generations.
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A breach-of-contract ruling against VA has brought the hospital project to a standstill
Legion Family members encouraged to attend, show support.
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A Maryland vet center saves lives on a daily basis. But homeless veterans aren't the only ones finding a new life at the center. Chesapeake Post 127 moved to the center recently and has been thriving ever since.
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National Commander Mike Helm's "Stay On Course" fundraising pin will be awarded to individuals and posts, units, squadrons and chapters.
The Department of Arizona American Legion family let the Army and airmen know the support the Legion can provide for them and their families.
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Dr. Pepper Snapple Group raises $31,626 for OCW during summer promotion in Iowa.
73 years later, it’s the heroes of Pearl Harbor that are remembered.
The American Legion has repeatedly called upon Congress to provide advance funding for all VA programs, and to protect them from government shutdown.
Mary Sarah's 'Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree,' performed during The American Legion-Oak Ridge Boys Christmas Special, now available on iTunes; proceeds from downloads will go to the Legion.
Followers include members of Congress, national media personalities, branches of the U.S. Armed Forces and federal agencies.
Hitler and Tojo had little concern about uprisings from the masses, even though their militaries suffered devastating defeats in 1944.
The Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor destroyed the U.S. Pacific Fleet, or so many Americans believe.
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Top historians offer insights about conflicts worldwide in 1944 that led to the end of the Axis.
Scholars explore, reexamine and offer fresh interpretations about the deadly invasion that led to Allied victory in World War II.
The servicemembers killed or wounded in the 2009 attack should be considered victims of terrorism – not workplace violence.
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More than $31,000 raised by chapters last year.
National Commander Helm: Meeting shows how high Taiwan values its relationship with The American Legion.
The White House and Pentagon support military benefit cuts in an effort to curb growing costs amidst constant budget cuts.
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Program adding new air dates on stations across the United States.
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12-part series addresses best practices in finding start-up capital, winning contracts, marketing and many other topics.
Stephen Holota served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War but never became a U.S. citizen – until last fall, when The American Legion took up his cause.
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The department has a long way to go in regaining the trust of America's veterans, but at least the journey has begun.
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