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National Commander Clarence Hill among speakers during three-day event that will touch on transition assistance, membership strategies.
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Only 27 and serving as commander of the second largest post in Wyoming, Loren Davis says a kinship exists between he and the older veterans in his post.
A three-day revitalization effort in upper New York brought in 50 members to a post in need of active members.
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At long last, a Purple Heart citation for a member of the original "Band of Brothers" is returning to the family of the man who earned it.
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At Legion Post 147 in James Island, S.C., a Purple Heart citation for one of the original "Band of Brothers" was returned to the family of the man who earned it.
Indiana Legionnaire uses his passion for fishing to get the word out about services available for veterans transitioning into civilian life.
100 percent of membership goal is the final target date before delegate strength in July.
Five district commanders, their guests will be honored on stage during national convention in Milwaukee.
Winning district commander in each category will receive an all-expense paid trip to the 2010 National Convention in Milwaukee. Certification forms are due by April 14.
Five American Legion departments earn $2,000 toward computer equipment for hitting pledged March target date membership goal.
Legion hopes to hit 95 percent of 2009-2010 membership goal by mid-April.
Legion hopes to hit 90 percent of 2009-2010 membership goal by next week.
A letter-writing campaign from Florida Legionnaires guides Walmart to stop selling fireworks prior to a very sacred holiday.
National Commander Clarence E. Hill emphasizes the VA’s efforts toward living up to the president’s promise during the 76th annual American Legion Lincoln Day Pilgrimage.
New video targeting younger generation of veterans soon available through National Headquarters.
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Post 4 in Pocatello, Idaho, combines with other organizations to bring Christmas gifts to two veterans facilities.
National Membership & Post Activities Committee meeting in Indianapolis on Friday.
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The leading candidate for 2010-2011 national commander will focus on new, renewed members for his incentive program.
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Two departments will be honored for improving the Legion's market penetration while hitting 95 percent of their membership goal by a May target date.
American Legion districts that surpass their Dec. 31, 2008, membership by 1 percent by Dec. 31 will receive a cash award.
The Legionnaires who don purple berets and garrison caps are members of ANAVICUS, which is an offshoot of a historical Canadian veterans organization.
New York City Post 1870 hosted Marines serving aboard the U.S.S. New York on Wednesday night. Marines ate dinner and learned about the importance of the Legion.
Around 45 wounded U.S. servicemembers toured the USS New York on Thursday. The special showing was made possible by American Legion Post 1870 and the New York Police Department.
Legionnaires share the spotlight in annual procession through the Big Apple.
Through his Veterans of Valor program, Klay South brings comfort and cheer to military patients in San Antonio.
American Legion Bantam Post 44 has been conducting Veteran of the Month services that honor deceased veterans and fallen warriors for 20 years.
The American Legion Softball Team, sponsored by Post 356 in Lynn Haven, Fla., took second place in a United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) tournament last August.
Aaron Beckman, a member of American Legion Post 270 in Venango, Neb., is one of two winners for the Army’s 2009 Best Warrior Competition.
Legionnaire Bob Wefald of Lloyd Spetz Post 1 in Bismarck, N.D., takes inventory on thousands of canned food donations during the 2006 Open Your Heart program.
The past national commander has seen, heard and done plenty in his 96 years.