Boy Scouts in Speedway, Ind., raise nearly $4,000 for Operation Comfort Warriors, learn about helping an important cause in the process.
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National commander says troops, military retirees and their families should not be targeted in new efforts to cut federal costs.
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The Legion’s National Emergency Fund ready to assist qualified applicants recovering from severe Midwest tornadoes.
Top scholars join former CIA director in three-day examination of 1943, when victory hung in the balance.
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Chronic understaffing and poor management have brought the VA medical center in Jackson, Miss., to Capitol Hill’s undivided attention
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Kaiserslautern post rolls out new website.
Government outreach to veteran small business operators could be better, says Legion.
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The American Legion’s national commander wants VA to take immediate action to correct deplorable conditions at the Jackson VAMC.
Organization has helped bring more than 150 job fairs this year to veterans, servicemembers and their families in all parts of the United States.
National Commander Dellinger sends letter urging swift action to improve accessibility worldwide, up to Americans with Disabilities Act standards.
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The 2014 edition will be mailed to previous buyers; also available by request.
Four Marines killed during range maintenance operation at Camp Pendleton in California.
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For Charles Mowbray, deciding to share his old battle tales cracked opened history for a group of precocious grade school children attempting to preserve veterans’ stories.
University of Illinois breaks ground on center for wounded student veterans.
Marilyn Monroe was in Korea as part of the USO entertainment during the Korean War.
America’s Parade on Veterans Day featured Legion members marching together as a family for the first time.
20th anniversary of the Vietnam Women's Memorial – and unusually pleasant weather – draws large Veterans Day crowd in Washington.
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President Obama speaks at Veterans Day ceremony in Arlington National Cemetery, where he introduced the audience to one very special veteran.
Homeward Bound event raises funds to help veterans with post-traumatic stress and traumatic brain injuries.
National Vice Commander Robert Newman will represent the Legion on Veterans Day in Washington, D.C.
Ten major markets will broadcast the New York City event; Legionnaires still welcome to march.
For 10 years, with Legion support, California schoolchildren have dedicated a day to honor those who served.
Legion family members from Kimlau Chinese Memorial Post 1291 in New York City march in its annual Veterans Day parade.
Three of four surviving Doolittle Raiders perform final toasting ceremony for their fallen comrades.
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On Nov. 10, actors Alan Alda and Joe Mantegna will co-host “Homeward Bound” fundraiser to support veterans with PTSD and TBI.
Home of Los Angeles Post 8 rededicated after more than $45 million in renovations and three decades of uncertainty.
Members of The American Legion’s System Worth Saving Task Force held a town hall meeting in Pittsburgh to discuss health care, then visited the local VA facility.
Throughout November, specified football games will honor servicemembers with special apparel, balls, coins and more.
Students from eight schools in Colorado participate in Saluting America program by thanking veterans and active-duty military for their service, sacrifices.
Wounded warriors receive a cookout, hats and new Playstations, thanks to Legion program and donations.