The Samsung American Legion Scholarship is available for Boys State or Girls State attendees who are direct descendants of wartime veterans.
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Army veteran Johnny Brooks was drafted only three weeks after his 20th birthday, three weeks after marrying his high school sweetheart, Flora.
The summit, held April 29-30 in Washington, will feature Medal of Honor recipient and Legionnaire Sal Giunta.
Attending members represent fellows around world.
Legionnaires in town for Washington Conference visit hallowed cemetery.
Burlington Post 91 members have driven 482 roundtrip miles to deliver 2,830 pounds of supplies.
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During the month of April, Legion family members are encouraged to show their local community The American Legion’s commitment to young people.
National commander testified that The American Legion will keep asking the hard questions about VA accountability and so should Congress.
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Tree Town Music Festival recognizes The American Legion as its official charity, honoring active-duty military, veterans and their families.
The 2013-2014 forms can be completed and submited online at mylegion.org.
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Mickey Rooney passed away Sunday in his Los Angeles home at the age of 93.
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Ride will travel through eight states, cover more than 1,300 miles while raising funds for children of servicemembers killed on active duty.
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Multiple hotel choices exist for each night of the Legacy Run.
The Legacy Run may end on Aug. 21, but plenty of fun is planned for riders after arriving in North Carolina.
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Ashwath Kumar of Columbia, Mo., wins first place, Brandon Posner of Pennsylvania is runner-up and Ellen Densmore of Denver takes third place.
More than 170 participants signed up for 2014 American Legion Legacy Run.
Colorado, Missouri and Pennsylvania youth advance to the 77th National Oratorical finals on Sunday. Watch the finals live at 10 a.m. (EDT) on legiontv.org.
Jeff Frain shares Washington Conference experience.
Legion's Legislative director among those at press conference promoting House, Senate bills to increase accountability at Department of Veterans Affairs.
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Meeting will be May 7 at 7:30 a.m.
Two days of ceremonies, honor.
Department of Connecticut launches partnership program with Goodwin College that gives Legion family members 33 percent discount in tuition.
American Legion National Commander issues statement regarding Wednesday’s mass shooting.
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While the backlog was defeated, the hospital still faces challenges in recruiting enough nurses and physicians.
The scholarship benefits children of servicemembers who have perished since 9/11.
Legion Riders chapter raises $3,000 to sponsor an apartment in new long-term homeless veterans facility.
Florida, Nebraska follow suit, grant tuition waivers to student veterans.
Social media channels offer alternative platforms to receive Legion message
Virginia post adjutant has an early start on Legion’s centennial.
Al Ford first went to an American Legion post while on a double date. He liked it and joined.