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Army-Navy set for Saturday

Army-Navy set for Saturday

Game, sponsored by USAA, will be broadcast on CBS at 2:30 p.m. EDT.

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Volunteers to place wreaths at cemeteries

Volunteers to place wreaths at cemeteries

Thousands of wreaths to be placed at individual grave sites at Arlington National Cemetery and other locations across the country on Dec. 10.

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Hallowed Waters

Hallowed Waters

Pearl Harbor’s museum complex, and the veterans who staff it, tell the story of the attack that pushed America into war.

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How is your post giving holiday cheer?

How is your post giving holiday cheer?

The December 2012 issue of American Legion Magazine will highlight local posts’ good deeds during this holiday season.

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2011 Legion annual report available

2011 Legion annual report available

American Legion programs, pillars come to life in a full-color publication, available in print and electronic formats.

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Legion commemorates Chilean miners’ rescue

Legion commemorates Chilean miners’ rescue

An American Legion NEC resolution, honoring the miners and their saviors, was presented to the Ambassador of Chile to the United States in the form of a plaque.

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Foster attends 77th Lincoln pilgrimage

Foster attends 77th Lincoln pilgrimage

National Commander speaks at Abraham Lincoln’s tomb in honor of former president’s birthday.

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USAA rated No. 1 in consumer loyalty

The American Legion’s preferred provider of financial services and insurance recently received No. 1 rankings for consumer loyalty and customer service from two independent research firms.

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A South Carolina tradition

A South Carolina tradition

American Legion national commander applauded for annual testimony before the South Carolina General Assembly.

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Peterson helps youths write their stories

Peterson helps youths write their stories

More than 850 middle and high school students from New Washington, Ohio, heard Michael Peterson present his program, ‘TAG! You’re It.’

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2011 Veterans Day speech available

2011 Veterans Day speech available

Suggested speech available for download in either Word or PDF format.

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Website offers opportunity to thank veterans

Website offers opportunity to thank veterans

National World War II Museum site allows visitors to provide written, photographic or video thank-you messages to America's veterans.

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Outstanding military students

The American Legion recently honored five military academy students.

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Sanford Guide now online in VA facilities

Sanford Guide now online in VA facilities

Reference guide for the treatment of infectious diseases now available to all VA medical centers.

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Jewish Chaplains Memorial dedication set

Jewish Chaplains Memorial dedication set

The Jewish Chaplains Memorial will be dedicated today at Arlington National Cemetery.

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Hundreds gather for memorial dedication

Hundreds gather for memorial dedication

The new Jewish Chaplains Memorial was dedicated on Oct. 24 at Arlington National Cemetery.

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PNC Ray Smith passes away

PNC Ray Smith passes away

North Carolina native served as American Legion national commander from 2000-2001.

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'A gentleman personified'

'A gentleman personified'

Past National Commander Ray Smith is remembered as a genuine man who knew how to inspire those around him.

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Patriot Day, 10 years later

Patriot Day, 10 years later

Numerous weekend events across the country to mark anniversary of 9/11 attacks.

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Remembering 9/11

Remembering 9/11

Department of New York Legionnaires join with USS New York crew for sunset memorial ceremony aboard USS Intrepid.

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Jewish Chaplains Memorial site under way

Jewish Chaplains Memorial site under way

A groundbreaking ceremony for the Jewish Chaplains Memorial took place Monday at Arlington National Cemetery.

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Legiontown campaign kicks off

Legiontown campaign kicks off

Third annual Legion initiative covers a multitude of possible local events.

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Attendance encouraged at oil meetings

Attendance encouraged at oil meetings

Legion encourages Americans to attend public meetings next week concerning the Keystone XL Pipeline, a project that could create 20,000 jobs.

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Intrepid crew honored

Intrepid crew honored

Remains of 13 U.S. servicemembers killed in Tripoli harbor still haven't come home.

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An idea now etched in stone

An idea now etched in stone

A 2010 Legion College student's suggestion to engrave the four pillars outside of National Headquarters comes to fruition.

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Legion attends Korean War ceremony

Legion attends Korean War ceremony

The American Legion lays a wreath in Washington to commemorate Korean War Veterans Armistice Day.

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Cost of war persists long after battles end

Cost of war persists long after battles end

Murray: Planning needed to cover decades-long needs of new veterans.

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In Your Own Words

In Your Own Words

Legion offers a new forum to share stories, photos, music, history and more.

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Tell us what you are doing

Tell us what you are doing

Posts, districts and departments are making a difference in their communities, cities and states every day. Share those stories with us so they can be publicized on legion.org

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Monument to Jewish chaplains on horizon

Monument to Jewish chaplains on horizon

Retired rear admiral explains what happened after one of the famed "Four Chaplains" was noticeably absent from Arlington National Cemetery.

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