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Lone survivor Marcus Luttrell talks about the hit movie he calls a tribute to his SEAL teammates.
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Chester Nez was the last surviving member of the original 29 code talkers.
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Like many Americans, I had always wanted to visit the beaches of Normandy to pay my respects to the brave soldiers and sailors who invaded France to liberate Europe from the Nazi regime.
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Legionnaires and others honor last of the original 29 Navajo Code Talkers during Memorial Day events.
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Remembrance was on the minds of those attending ceremonies at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and elsewhere.
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Family members of Sgt. Gene L. Lamie spent Memorial Day Weekend with Legionnaires.
An American Legion Rider carries the names of two Vietnam and one Iraq servicemember killed in action on his Run for The Wall.
Radio show host and Air Force veteran Rick Crandall broadcasted his Memorial Day show in 2000 from the Normandy Cemetery at Omaha Beach to honor the fallen at the site.
Traveling memorial of eight paintings honors 23 fallen men from Lima Company.
The national cemetery is commemorating its 150th anniversary with lectures, wreath-laying ceremonies and special tours.
Michigan concert band affiliated with Legion post will mark 70th anniversary of D-Day with European tour.
World War II and Korean War veterans were treated to a luncheon at Post 8 en route to visiting memorials dedicated in their honor.
The American Legion passes a resolution to add the Michigan monument, honoring a group of World War I veterans,to the National Register of Historic Places.
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Army veteran Johnny Brooks was drafted only three weeks after his 20th birthday, three weeks after marrying his high school sweetheart, Flora.
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Mickey Rooney passed away Sunday in his Los Angeles home at the age of 93.
Three Americans recognized by Congressional Medal of Honor Society for their selfless, heroic acts in assisting others.
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After being broken into pieces from a tornado, the World War I statue was restored and rededicated.
The Congressional Medal of Honor Society will recognize the Citizen Service Before Self Honors recipients on March 25 at Arlington National Cemetery.
Veterans and their families see the People’s Race Car as a way to celebrate service.
National Commander Daniel Dellinger among spectators as President Obama presents Medals of Honor to 24 World War II, Korean and Vietnam War veterans.
The medal was more than 60 years overdue when the Legion took the project on.
A South Carolina post boasts thousands of artifacts dating back to Spanish-American War and uses them to teach students and others about military history.
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Department of Arizona Post 84 Legionnaires have seen the annual event, which started in 1984, grow from a few onlookers to more than 2,000 attendees.
National World War II Museum’s Normandy Academy offers learning and leadership experience for students, including visits to New Orleans and Normandy.
Heroism of Japanese-American veterans in World War II was celebrated on Annual Day of Remembrance.
Post 84 to host memorial and parade honoring local Marine who was among those who raised the flag on Iwo Jima.
During his speech outside Lincoln’s tomb, Legion national commander calls on Congress to remember the 16th president’s vow to care for veterans.