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TV host, author and Vietnam War veteran cited for publicizing "the sacrifices made by America’s heroes.”
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Donald H. Jenkins receives Lergion's Distinguished Service Medal for innovations in treating combat injuries.
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Addressing the 96th Annual National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., the president pledges to “do right” by veterans, their families.
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National Commander Dan Dellinger and Medal of Honor recipient Kyle White honor five individuals with award that recognizes community volunteerism.
Legion.org will soon feature Military.com's unique job-search database, tools and engine.
Montel Williams, master of ceremonies at convention, praises Legion for efforts during VA scandals.
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Legionanires delivered calling cards, gift cards and other comfort supplies during a surprise visit to veterans at Salisbury VA Medical Center.
About 70 veterans, servicemembers and spouses gathered for the Legion's Employment & Empowerment Summit to receive job-search advice from renowned veteran friendly employers.
Racing icon honored during the national convention for his patriotism and service to the community.
A growing caseload and possible reduction in staffing could have an impact on the Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.
Veteran of both TV and military to speak on Charlotte stage on Tuesday.
Founding Fathers Brewing Co. sponsors celebration that features support for Legion, Revolutionary War heroes and free beer.
National chaplain’s Patriotic Memorial Service message focuses on the American flag and all it means.
Military spouse vocalist group is in Charlotte, N.C., lending their voices to the event's Patriotic Memorial Service, Opening Ceremonies.
Twelve years after rain halted the last national convention parade in Charlotte, temps dropped into the 70s and spectators lined the streets.
VA official says VA is figuratively on fire and that change is the ‘fire hose’ needed to put it out.
Veterans Employment & Education Commission meeting at national convention featured a panel that examined challenges transitioning servicemembers encounter and how Legionnaires can help.
DoD's director of the Personnel Accounting Consolidation Task Force tells Legion her department is taking very seriously its efforts to revamp U.S. accounting of its missing war dead.
The department’s interim under secretary for health speaks frankly to Legionnaires.
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Seven groups compete in three categories.
Staff from House and Senate Veterans Affairs committees explained details of the law's impact on the VA and veterans.
President to address nation's largest wartime veterans organization at its annual convention in Charlotte, N.C.; watch his address live at www.legiontv.org.
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Legion and Rebuilding Together spruce up the exterior and interior of the Pine Valley Community Center in Charlotte, N.C.
American Legion staff will provide subject matter training Aug. 23 and 25 in the Charlotte Convention Center.
Two separate pistols for departments and Legionnaires will be available for purchase beginning Aug. 22 at national convention and by phone.
During the national convention in Charlotte, N.C., the Legion and Good360 will have a booth set up to allow convention goers to help assemble care packages for homeless veterans.
The American Legion and Rebuilding Together will team up to help spruce up the Pine Valley Community Center in Charlotte, N.C.
The party is Aug. 24 from 5-8 p.m.
Watch the color guard competition, memorial service and more events from the convention in Charlotte, N.C., on legiontv.org.
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The free workshop is Aug. 25 during the 96th National Convention in Charlotte, N.C.