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Memorial Day, of course, is a time when the nation pauses to remember veterans who have died while serving and protecting America.
Group's last two surviving members presented its Congressional Gold Medal to the National Museum of the United States Air Force on April 18.
The American Legion Department of California can claim the most National Oratorical contest champions – eight – since the program began in 1938.
On April 30, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 2029, the Fiscal Year 2016 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations bill by a vote of 255-163.
Will I lose my guns, hunting license or carry permit if I receive VA mental health care?
Florida’s Post 392 provides camaraderie for all ages of veterans, active-duty military.
Scott LoBaido is painting the American flag on the side of an American Legion or a
VFW post in all 50 states.
Phenix City, Ala., Post 135's annual Legion birthday ball brings community together while helping tell the organization's story.
Funding increased by $400 million compared to fiscal 2014.
On April 2, the American Battle Monuments Commission is closing its Floral Fund program.
The Legion has launched a new national awareness campaign on television to raise funds that the organization will use to assist more veterans and their families.
Fundraising efforts by Bergen County posts results in purchase of two buses, money left over for a third.
Post receives bronze plaque inscribed with words that “denotes patriotism and a call for brotherhood” but has an unknown history.
The Department of Colorado recognizes individuals, schools and cities for patriotism.
With five months to go, we're on pace for goal of raising $4 million for American Legion and Auxiliary charities
Four Pennsylvania posts sponsor a Legion membership recruitment ad that’s aired on eight movie screens.
A 21-foot tall balloon releases the balloons to 'symbolize the souls of all POW/MIAs.'
Post historians who have spent the last membership year chronicling the activities of their post should start finalizing their entries for the first round of judging in the National Post History Contest.
April is Children & Youth Month and Legion family members are encouraged to promote awareness.
Post 108 has 225 military uniforms and an array of other military artifacts.
Idaho junior rifle club prospers with only eight targets for 60 shooters.
On Feb. 2, President Barack Obama released his proposed fiscal year (FY) 2016 federal budget.
Legion's new guide helps Legionnaires assist immigrants preparing for citizenship.
Dick Munkres American Legion Post 287 in Savannah, Mo.
Donate your old car to the Legion's Car Donation Program.
Also, watch Oratorical Contest finals live and visit the new "I am The American Legion" web page.
The Legion’s Veterans Benefits Center in Florida helped 175 veterans receive answers about VA benefits claims, financial assistance.
Georgia Legionnaires greet active-duty military men and women at Atlanta airport.