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Department of New York Legionnaires join with USS New York crew for sunset memorial ceremony aboard USS Intrepid.
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Numerous weekend events across the country to mark anniversary of 9/11 attacks.
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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Legion offers a new forum to share stories, photos, music, history and more.
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Murray: Planning needed to cover decades-long needs of new veterans.
The American Legion lays a wreath in Washington to commemorate Korean War Veterans Armistice Day.
A 2010 Legion College student's suggestion to engrave the four pillars outside of National Headquarters comes to fruition.
Delegation meets with American Legion, Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs and National Guard for guidance in building a support system for veterans.
Retired rear admiral explains what happened after one of the famed "Four Chaplains" was noticeably absent from Arlington National Cemetery.
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On April 29, 1975, Thuy Pyo and her mother, Kim Nguyen, were evacuated by helicopter from Saigon during the chaos surrounding the end of the Vietnam War.
Pair who saved lives of many Operation Iraqi Freedom coalition troops tours Washington office.
Wisconsin’s William Berg has played Taps for the same post since before World War II.
The Legion is in support of legal action that alleges unlawful religious discrimination against America's veterans buried at the Houston National Cemetery.
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Medical Musical Group's Memorial Day concert will air on Fox Business Channel on July 3.
Literary journal helps Eastern Kentucky veteran students adjust to lives after war
Legion representatives joined state and government officials at a ceremony recognizing women from 'The Greatest Generation.'
Organization representatives participated in holiday events and rituals in and around the nation’s capital.
Though conducting an Honor Flight program is an expensive venture, those whose are involved say they will do what it takes to keep the network running.
During a Memorial Day observance at Quantico, Legion Executive Director Peter Gaytan stressed the importance of remembering those who have fallen at war.
NVC Willaim Schrier laid a wreath at The Wall as part of a Memorial Day ritual. He shared his thoughts about the experience and his own service after the event.
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On May 25, Honor Flight brought veterans from Myrtle Beach, S.C., to Washington for a visit to the World War II Memorial.
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Legion posts also encouraged to upload recaps, photos of Memorial Day celebrations to Legiontown.
iMortuary.com site allows visitors to place virtual flowers on wall memorializing U.S. servicemembers who made the ultimate sacrifice.
National Commander Foster in Illinois to help commemorate Armed Forces Day.
The American Legion Fourth Estate Award recognizes one broadcast station and two newspapers for outstanding achievement in journalism.
Country music star Michael Peterson conducts two public service announcements on why the Legacy Scholarship Fund is important to our military families.
National Commander Jimmie Foster calls for President Obama to release photos of slain Al Qaeda leader.
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Al-Qaida leader and longtime face of terrorism cornered and slain in a top-secret military operation in Pakistan.
Movie garners honorable mention at fifth-annual film festival, which takes place May 14-15 in Washington, D.C.