Commander of 1963 Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon will never forget his days guarding the president’s casket.
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America’s exit from Vietnam should not be our template in Afghanistan.
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First baseman and outfielder Michael Cuddyer named the Legion’s 2014 Graduate of the Year.
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The now-prosperous island nation remembers the U.S. invasion that freed it.
Emergency aid is ‘what the Legion does’
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Boxing and business champion George Foreman receives the Legion’s James V. Day Good Guy Award.
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Legionnaires lauded for generosity, government chastised over sequestration at 95th National Convention.
Nearly 60 Legionnaires earn their Legion College diplomas.
Pending Senate measures that are Legion-backed include one to expand eligibility for VA health care.
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Response kits are being delivered to departments. Meanwhile, former grant recipients contribute toward fundraising goal.
While Department of Veterans Affairs’, TRICARE health coverage meet Affordable Care Act standards, options are available to family members not getting required coverage.
Students present a strategic plan for sustained membership growth that follows the Legion’s five priorities.
As members of Congress work on passing a bill for more VA advance appropriations, The American Legion also wants guarantees for VA mandatory funding.
Starting with the 2014 American Legion Baseball season, changes apply to courtesy runners, the designated hitter and re-entry rules.
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The American Legion will participate in an Oct. 30 press conference on Capitol Hill calling for advance appropriations for all Department of Veterans Affairs programs.
Six Legion departments showing highest percentage of membership gain from Oct. 9-May 8 in their respective categories will receive metallic eagle statue.
National Commander Dellinger remembers Ike Skelton, who passed away Oct. 28.
From athletic training to geospatial technology, good salaries are waiting to be earned in job categories that are growing.
ClassB offers Legion family members the ability to design and order smaller quantities of custom-made T-shirts.
The 56 Legion College students watch a video about the history of The American Legion and the GI Bill.
Hundreds of Legion Family members expected to participate in America’s Parade on Veterans Day in New York City.
National Headquarters staff members helped get the FODPAL website and Facebook page up and running.
The six-day program will provide attendees with an opportunity to learn about the Legion’s core values, programs and leadership roles.
Gets special ceremony.
Thirty years ago, U.S. military forces converged on Grenada in chaotic fashion. The resulting disorganization birthed the policy of joint-warfare among service branches, which eventually aided in the capture of Osama bin Laden.
DoD honors Past Department Commander Bob Looby for employment initiatives, support of Guard/Reserve.
Arizona Legionnaire encourages youth groups to keep America beautiful by picking up trash and earning compensation for it.
Pins will be $5 each, sold singly or in bulk.
Committee members appointed by national commander during Fall NEC Meetings.
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The 32 resolutions passed by NEC include changes to Legion awards, PUFL program and more.