“We were created to take care of our veterans, and make sure they get what they deserve for serving their country. That’s why we’re here.” Department of Texas Commander Jeff Perkins
The @American Legion Department of Texas helped military personnel preparing to transfer into the civilian world learn about résumé writing, applying for federal jobs, using VA benefits & the benefits of joining The American Legion at III Corps and Fort Hood annual career fair.
Department of Maryland Legion Family members show their support during a deployment ceremony for the Army National Guard 29th Combat Aviation Brigade deployment at U.S. Army Aberdeen Proving Grounds-Edgewood Area in Edgewood, Md., on Sunday, Jan. 29. Photos by Matt Roth/The American Legion
The eighth annual Indiana Blue Star Salute event was held at Lucas Oil Raceway in Brownsburg, Ind., on June 15. Legionnaires and other volunteers were on hand to honor and support families of the men and women currently serving in the U.S. Armed Forces.