After much awaited anticipation, Legionnaires took a break from pre-convention activities to observe the country's future Navy and Marine Corps leaders.
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Eight groups from seven states compete in Baltimore.
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Nearly 50 Legion family volunteers come together with The 6th Branch to help clean up a longtime 'eyesore' in Baltimore.
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Commander, who gave his first pint at a national convention, says he wants to re-energize Legion donation program.
Scott LoBaido's quest to promote patriotism guided him to various American Legion posts across the country.
10th annual Legion motorcycle ride wraps up in Maryland, raising more than $400,000 for children of fallen servicememembers along the way.
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Thousands of Legionnaires will descend on "Charm City" to hear from nation's leaders, conduct valuable workshops and consider resolultions that will shape the organization's future.
Legion Family members pitch in to help Vietnam veteran recover from storm-wrecked home in Arizona.
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Legacy Run leaves Ohio, makes multiple stops in Pennsylvania heading into final day.
Legion attends town hall meeting regarding VA's master plan to return its West Los Angeles campus to a veteran-focused mission.
Ride stops including wreath-laying in Ohio, releasing 1,500 POW-MIA balloons.
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Legion Post 157 in Electric City has become a relief center for hundreds of people chased out of their homes by wildfires blazing across central and northeastern Washington.
Wildfire victims can visit www.legion.org/emergency/apply for assistance.
Louisiana Post 383 helps coordinate large-scale ceremony to honor those who realized their dream of becoming Americans.
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Ride for children of fallen servicemembers moves through Kentucky and Ohio; donation total hits $288k.
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More than $74,000 in Legacy Fund donations presented during kickoff event at Post 64 in Indianapolis.
O’Neil Boe, depicted in a historic photo with the allied commander, still experiences nightmares about his rigorous training and famed D-Day jump.
USAA-sponsored charity motorcycle ride goes from Indianapolis to Baltimore, raising scholarship money for the children of fallen servicemembers along the way.
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Winning post entries from department conventions, department entries must be postmarked to National Headquarters by Sept. 15.
Several items on Baltimore calendar will be streamed live on www.legiontv.org.
Convention goers can sail through time and cast eyes on a priceless collection of ancient ship models, art, weapons and other artifacts at the U.S. Naval Academy Museum.
The documentary film directed by award-winning filmmaker Ric Burns will be screened Aug. 28 for convention attendees.