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New York City parade salutes veterans

New York City parade salutes veterans

America’s Parade on Veterans Day featured Legion members marching together as a family for the first time.

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Women Vietnam veterans honored at The Wall

Women Vietnam veterans honored at The Wall

20th anniversary of the Vietnam Women's Memorial – and unusually pleasant weather – draws large Veterans Day crowd in Washington.

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America’s veterans honored at Arlington

America’s veterans honored at Arlington

President Obama speaks at Veterans Day ceremony in Arlington National Cemetery, where he introduced the audience to one very special veteran.

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Legionnaires pack Post 43 for telethon

Legionnaires pack Post 43 for telethon

Homeward Bound event raises funds to help veterans with post-traumatic stress and traumatic brain injuries.

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Veterans Day in the nation’s capital

Veterans Day in the nation’s capital

National Vice Commander Robert Newman will represent the Legion on Veterans Day in Washington, D.C.

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View Veterans Day Parade on TV

View Veterans Day Parade on TV

Ten major markets will broadcast the New York City event; Legionnaires still welcome to march.

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‘What Veterans Day stands for’

‘What Veterans Day stands for’

For 10 years, with Legion support, California schoolchildren have dedicated a day to honor those who served.

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Chinatown post upholds 50-year tradition

Chinatown post upholds 50-year tradition

Legion family members from Kimlau Chinese Memorial Post 1291 in New York City march in its annual Veterans Day parade.

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Doolittle Raiders hold final toast

Doolittle Raiders hold final toast

Three of four surviving Doolittle Raiders perform final toasting ceremony for their fallen comrades.

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200,000 tribute cards honor Veterans Day

200,000 tribute cards honor Veterans Day

Students from eight schools in Colorado participate in Saluting America program by thanking veterans and active-duty military for their service, sacrifices.

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Veterans Day discounts

Veterans Day discounts

Businesses are offering free or reduced goods and services to servicemembers, veterans and family members.

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Download Veterans Day speech, ad slicks

Download Veterans Day speech, ad slicks

American Legion Veterans Day web page is a clearinghouse for PR materials, news, links and more.

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‘Never in my wildest dreams’

‘Never in my wildest dreams’

The American Legion Magazine recently spoke with retired Gen. Ann Dunwoody, the U.S. military’s first female four-star general.

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Legion Family to have strong presence in NYC

Legion Family to have strong presence in NYC

Hundreds of Legion Family members expected to participate in America’s Parade on Veterans Day in New York City.

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March in nation’s largest Veterans Day event

March in nation’s largest Veterans Day event

Members of Legion Family invited to march in Legion Veterans Day Parade contingent in New York City on Nov. 11.

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Obama: Jobs for vets are top priority

Obama: Jobs for vets are top priority

Obama touches on veterans employment during Veterans Day ceremony attended by American Legion National Commander James Koutz at Arlington National Cemetery.

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Indy mayor calls on older vets to reach out

Indy mayor calls on older vets to reach out

Today’s generation, he tells crowd at Veterans Day service, has not yet felt the full effect of 10 continuous years of war fighting.

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Every day is Veterans Day

Every day is Veterans Day

We must always be grateful for the dedication and accomplishments of the men and women among us who've worn the uniform of our country.

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National parks waive entrance fees

National parks waive entrance fees

For Veterans Day weekend, 398 national parks are honoring veterans and servicemembers with free admission.

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Veterans Day commemorated this weekend

Veterans Day commemorated this weekend

Legion leaders to participate in ceremonies in New York, Washington; Legion.org landing page to be dedicated to national holiday.

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Legion radio club Veterans Day event

Legion radio club Veterans Day event

The American Legion Amateur Radio Club to operate special event on Veterans Day.

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GI Film Festival goes Hollywood

GI Film Festival goes Hollywood

In honor of Veterans Day, first annual GI Film Festival Hollywood being held this weekend at the Los Angeles Film School.

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Veterans Day 2012 materials available

Veterans Day 2012 materials available

Speech, ad slicks prepared by Public Relations Division can now be accessed and distributed free of charge.

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A tribute to Vietnam servicemembers

A tribute to Vietnam servicemembers

Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund is reading the names of the fallen and missing in action at The Wall, and encouraging communities nationwide to do so as well.

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48-star flag soars above Iwo Jima mural

48-star flag soars above Iwo Jima mural

Artist Mike Sekletar from Amherst, Ohio, recently painted the iconic World War II photograph onto a two-story building in effort to honor all veterans.

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3-D movie to unite veterans of all eras

State-of-the-art film will highlight the unchanging nature of war, direct viewers to organizations benefiting veterans - including The American Legion.

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Veterans Day observances in Washington

Veterans Day observances in Washington

Legion to be represented at Arlington, Vietnam Wall ceremonies.

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USAA Veterans Day event available

USAA Veterans Day event available

Yearly observance already held, can be replayed from company’s website.

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Veterans Day 2011 on Friday

Veterans Day 2011 on Friday

Veterans to be honored from ceremonies to restaurant discounts.

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Commander to ride in NYC parade

Commander to ride in NYC parade

Nation’s largest Veterans Day parade is the cornerstone of a big weekend for National Commander Wong and the Legion.

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