I am sorry to hear of the passing of Commander Galbraith. My Dad was the Commander of Post 251 in El Campo, TX when National Commander Galbraith came for a visit. I remember him as very professional, and a true gentleman. It was an honor to meet this fine man. My deepest condolences go out to his family.
On July 27, 2014 – the 61st anniversary of the armistice that ended full-scale hostilities and paved the way for their release – ex-POWs of the Korean War will gather for what’s likely to be their final reunion in Louisville, Ky. Some of their stories were told in the May 2014 issue of The American Legion Magazine, and are repeated here.
Students of the 2013 Normandy Academy class, organized by the National World War II Museum, completed assignments focused on the "fallen soldier." View eulogies of American soldiers who fell during the war.