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Downloadable versions of every resolution passed by National Executive Committee during Spring Meetings now available.
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Submissions will be judged during the 2010 department conventions; winners will be forwarded on to the national level.
More than 300 family members, friends on hand in Chicago to honor Legion past national commander on ‘John Geiger Day.'
A World War II veteran’s overseas grave receives a rare visitor.
Bulge veterans retrace their steps, tell their stories during commemorative march in Belgium.
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The focus of The American Legion comes from resolutions, and those can start at the grass-roots level.
Since 1919, the Legion's emblem has represented the ideals and principles of the organization.
A submarine commander's sons succeeded in locating the watery grave of their father and his crew.
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Across the country, posts gear up to mark the 91st birthday of The American Legion.
Legionnaires Dick Eldridge and Karl Koles get a special look at the new HBO series "The Pacific" at the White House with President Obama.
A former Emil A. Blackmore Museum exhibit at The American Legion National Headquarters has moved to Kentucky to entertain a new generation in a historic American setting.
One of World War II’s most enduring stories is that of four chaplains, who came from different faiths, but shared courage and selflessness in common during a tragic night.
While serving as president of the United States, Harry Truman never left behind his passion for The American Legion, an organization he helped grow.
For four decades, Verna B. Grimm built up The American Legion Library, chronicling the events of the day for future generations of Legionnaires.
Advocates for forming the American Legion in 1919 called Gen. John J. Pershing one of their staunchest allies.
A five-night, 10-hour series premiering Sunday, “WWII in HD” draws from color war footage recently discovered in archives and private collections around the world.
View a photo slideshow of veterans monuments in Washington, D.C.
The National World War II Museum in New Orleans opened a theater, live show and restaurant during a weekend celebration that included Hollywood actor Tom Hanks.
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Legionnaires cavorted at Coney Island, New York, before crossing the waves to the Tracadero in Paris, France. Watch the video.
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The Solomon Victory Theater, Stage Door Canteen and The American Sector restaurant open their doors this weekend at the museum in New
Winners of the annual National History Contests were announced during the National Executive Committee Fall Meetings in October.
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