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160 veterans receive $500 checks through Legion from Coalition to Salute America’s Heroes.
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For the fourth time in 2010, Michael Peterson will be in Iraq visiting troops. But before leaving, Peterson sent The American Legion family a special holiday greeting.
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The American Legion and a Christian church shipped 57 bears to children of deployed troops.
The American Legion distributed $60 gift checks to 2,000 wounded warriors, thanks to Coalition to Salute America’s Heroes ample generosity.
Road to Recovery at Walt Disney World will host many veterans severely wounded in Iraq, Afghanistan.
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The patriotic music group rolled into Indianapolis on Tuesday and made American Legion National Headquarters their first stop.
In celebration of Veterans Day, Budweiser is joining the USO, Veterans of Foreign Wars and The American Legion to host veterans at NFL, NBA and NHL games from Oct. 31 to Nov. 15.
On the morning of Veterans Day, representatives from The American Legion appeared on the television program "Fox & Friends," along with employees from Sears and Kmart to promote the Heroes at Home Wish Registry.
In recognition of Veterans Day, the Washington Redskins will hold a health screening and education session at FedExField for veterans and active military on Nov. 13.
The Legion has donated 10 GPS devices to Walter Reed and the National Naval Medical Center to be used by families who are visiting patients there.
After a decades-long campaign by The American Legion, Senate clears legislation that will grant state veterans home care privileges to all Gold Star parents.
Annual Indiana-based event honoring military families looks to continue growing now with 501c3 nonprofit designation.
Web site highlights various organizations that support U.S. servicemembers.
On-base offices give Legion staff opportunity to help troops through the medical discharge and disability evaluation process or ‘whatever a servicemember needs.'
One of the nation's biggest tributes to military families to feature Legion Riders convoy, music by Michael Peterson, sky-diving and cheerleaders.
More than 150 Blue Star Banners are presented during Fifth Annual Indiana Blue Star Salute.
Following Memorial Day commemoration among troops stationed in the Balkans, Hill and Navarreté to lay wreaths in honor of D-Day’s 66th anniversary.
American Legion Post 2001 and New York City open their arms and hearts to thousands of Navy, Marine and Coast Guard personnel during annual Fleet Week.
American Legion New Media Manager Mark Seavey will be blogging from the games at the Burn Pit.
Legion blogger Mark Seavey follows the competition and talks with the father of one of the competitors. Both are Legionnaires.
Post 129 in Jacksonville Beach signs Community Covenant with local mayors, veterans groups.
Central Indiana youth come together to raise funds for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship fund.
Washington Conference panel urges local communities to help returning servicemembers connect the dots at home.
Fed up with the way the military was being portrayed in Hollywood, Brandon Millett and Laura Law-Millett did something about it.
The money awarded will help cover college costs for children of military personnel killed on or after 9/11.
Legion post gives wings to effort that has raised thousands of dollars for VA and DoD hospitals.
The Easter Phone Call
Soldier Brendan Marrocco had just one wish after a bomb destroyed both of his legs and both of his arms: to stand and salute his unit after its return from deployment. See how he did it.
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Legacy fund spokesman Michael Peterson is entertaining troops in Iraq during the holidays.
More items through the Legion's COP Keating relief effort have made their way to the soldiers' hands.