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Patriot Day honors the 2,977 killed during the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
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Both post and department history contests will be judged during Fall Meetings in October.
PNC Michael J. Kogutek passes away at age 86.
Check back at www.legion.org in the coming days for an in-depth story on the Legion's past national commander.
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Longtime Department of New York Adjutant Richard M. Pedro elected American Legion past national commander.
Family of late VA&R deputy director Richard Christian honored with memorial resolution.
Legion research tool continually adding new items, collections.
Memories of a family tradition of service.
Weekend events celebrating birth of Taps include rededication of the Taps monument at Berkeley Plantation, given by Virginia Legionnaires in 1969.
68 years ago today, the Allies launched the attack that turned the tide in the war in Europe.
National adjutant delivers Memorial Day-themed address.
Doolittle Raiders honored at ceremony marking 70th anniversary of historic mission
Department conventions the first stop for judging; first-place finishers to go to national contest, judged during Fall Meetings at National Headquarters.
PNC Galbraith, who passed away March 4, is remembered as a gentleman and true servant to veterans.
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Former president John F. Kennedy was presented the Legion’s Distinguished Service Medal in 1962 and addressed Legionnaires on hand.
William Galbraith was a life Legion member and served as national commander from 1967-1968.
The National World War I Museum in Missouri has announced its Spring 2012 schedule of events.
Florida man is reunited with his son’s dog tags more than 40 years after the son’s death in Vietnam.
Online clearinghouse of National Headquarters materials will be updated going both forward and backward in time.
The U.S. Marine Corps is celebrating its 236th birthday today.
Legionnaires and visitors have the opportunity to view a selection of pieces from the Emil A. Blackmore Museum from the comfort of their homes.
As a grass-roots organization, many of the Legion's programs and policies started at the local level.
Legion awards post and department history contest winners and welcomes newly appointed National Historian Robert Craig of Idaho.
Federal budget, troop support top focus of NEC.