Over 50 sailors lost their lives, making this the largest single loss of life on Lake Ontario during the War of 1812.
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Chapin-Newberry (S.C.) Post 193 shortstop Justin Hawkins wins George W. Rulon American Legion Player of the Year Award.
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Chapin-Newberry Post 193 jumps out early to down New Orleans for the American Legion World Series championship.
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Each team member receives $2,500 scholarship; overall top academic player awarded $5,000 scholarship.
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After riding roughly 3,600 miles, three Boy Scouts and a Vietnam veteran brought in nearly $20,000 for Operation Comfort Warriors.
Billy O'Dell, who spent 13 seasons pitching in Major League Baseball, was on hand Monday night to watch his former South Carolina team advance to the finals.
Retif Oil of New Orleans will face Chapin-Newberry (S.C.) Post 193 for the American Legion World Series title at 7:30 p.m. tonight on ESPNU.
Chapin-Newberry Post 193 rallies in top of ninth inning, Retif Oil does same in bottom of 10th to clinch spots in American Legion World Series championship.
Oregon faces South Carolina and Louisiana takes on New Jersey in the semifinals of an American Legion World Series marked by one-run games.
Chapin-Newberry and Brooklawn both rally late to clinch semifinal berths; New Orleans wins pool with perfect record.
Final three spots in Monday's semifinals up for grabs.
Medford, Ore., finishes 3-0 in pool play; New Orleans moves to 2-0, while two-time defending champ Brooklawn, N.J., bounces back in a big way.
Retif Oil right fielder shines in the field, at the plate in leading his team to opening win.
Born deaf, Chapin-Newberry Post 193's Danton Hyman is a leader on and off the field for his squad.
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Oregon Post 15 pitcher Jordan Ragan's gutty effort leads squad past Brooklawn (N.J.) Post 72; Michigan, Hawaii also pick up wins.
Longtime World Series PA announcer Dick Jonckowski has returned to Shelby after missing last year because of cancer.
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Historic Legion post gave World War I veterans a home and an Oklahoma town a storied legacy.
Legion's Veterans Employment & Education Division to host free veteran entrepreneurship event at national convention in Baltimore.
Former Legion Baseball player Brian Duensing, now with the Minnesota Twins, is a big supporter of Omaha (Neb.) 52’s Patriots Post 374.
Post 206, chartered in 1957, is back helping veterans, building camraderie and connecting those from the World War II generation to the post-9/11 generation.
The recently released National Military Strategy publication illustrates the United States' eroding comparitive military advantage.
Teams in American Legion World Series have combined for six national titles, four runner-up finishes.
New Jersey team has won previous two American Legion World Series titles; no team has ever captured a threepeat.
U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham addresses national security, veterans issues to two Legion groups during stop in North Carolina.
Statue unveiled at Keeter Stadium in Shelby honoring longtime National Executive Committeeman Jerry Hedrick.
Room in Indianapolis building the designated spot for FODPAL meetings.
An increase of $5 per year needed to fulfill Legion’s mission to assist veterans, troops, youth and those coming home from war.
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Among the eight teams include defending champions Brooklawn, N.J., Post 72; 2014 runner-up Midland, Mich., Post 165; 2012 champions New Orleans Post 125; and Waipahu, Hawaii, for their fourth appearance in Shelby, N.C.
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Leading Candidate for 2015-2016 National Commander Dale Barnett chooses National Emergency Fund as his fundraising focus.
Harold Barnett, the leading candidate for 2015-2016 national commander, urges membership workshop attendees to share his story when talking about the organization.