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Indiana woman discovers high school sweetheart’s diary dedicated to her when she visits the World War II museum in New Orleans.
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National Vice Commander James Holland pays solemn respect to his fallen Vietnam War comrades on Memorial Day.
On Memorial Day, remember not only veterans who were close to you, but all veterans who gave their all.
Obituaries of veterans, Legion Family members may be posted on Honor & Remembrance web page at no cost.
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Facebook page coincides with Legion's Honor & Remembrance platform.
Veterans from the Revolutionary War all the way up to current-day wars laid to rest in Fayetteville National Cemetery.
Thirteen who lost their lives in final operation of the Vietnam War finally laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery.
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The award-winning film follows four World War II veterans as they travel to Washington, D.C., to see the memorial that was constructed in their honor.
Small Nebraska town and its air base sustained numerous losses during World War II.
The crew of the crashed helicopter was recently interred at Arlington National Cemetery.
Riders from Post 79 in Zionsville, Ind., will provide escort to cremains to Arlington National Cemetery, where they will be buried.
Upon graduating high school, I snuck to Yuma, Ariz., to marry my sweetheart, Wilma, on June 6, 1943. I was only 19. But the next few years would be very different for me, as I was drafted into the Armed Forces in October that year.
Legionnaires plan, fund and design memorial honoring Iwo Jima flag-raiser and World War I heroes.
Exactly 151 years after America's first ironclad proved itself in battle, two of its crewmen were laid to rest.
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The Battle for COP Keating
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I’ve wanted to say thank you for some time now. In my Marine Corps travels I’ve buried veterans, retirees and killed in action Marines.
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The U.N. Memorial Cemetery in South Korea will finally get a monument that honors U.S. troops who fought there.
Legion launches section of legion.org highlighting stories, photos and videos of bravery, courage and sacrifice.
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A St. Louis post preserves the history and memories of 1,185 World War I fallen heroes.
Battleship Missouri Memorial chosen as permanent home of 600-pound bronze statue paying tribute to the legendary World War II admiral.
Budget reductions force Ohio museum to close research and development galleries, starting May 1. Main complex will remain open.
Korean War veteran: 'I could not possibly expect what I would do and see in the year to come.'
Military heroes pay tribute to hometown heroes on Medal of Honor Day.
Alabama community features a memorial dedicated to its three Medal of Honor recipients.
The museum in Columbia, S.C., offers visitors a chance to walk through 10 weeks of basic training, and swap stories of MREs, gas masks and weapons.
Marine, who enlisted at 17, experienced the Battleship Missouri Memorial, which takes visitors from the Day of Infamy through Japan’s surrender.
Legionnaire and World War II historian joins recovering active-duty U.S. troops on a snowy, icy march through history.
American Legion members in Ireland are serious about taking care of each other, alive or gone.
The historic 70th anniversary of the sinking of the United States Army Transport Dorchester and the legendary acts of selflessness of four Army chaplains.