National Commander Updates

Regular updates from the National Commander James W. "Bill" Oxford to American Legion Family members.

Buddy Checks ‘something I felt I needed to do’ for Alabama Legionnaire

Buddy Checks ‘something I felt I needed to do’ for Alabama Legionnaire

Ryan Winslow Post 911’s Larry Parks has made it a mission to reach out to his post’s older veterans during the pandemic. 
Intestinal fortitude: The Army wants to make missile fuel using gut bacteria

Intestinal fortitude: The Army wants to make missile fuel using gut bacteria

Military researchers are helping “scale up” the use of E.coli to produce fuel for Hellfire missiles, part of a larger push to manufacture small batches of specialty chemicals in cheaper and cleaner ways using microbes.