Veteran Farmers Market

Saving lives, feeding Veterans

Honor in the Air

Scott R. Alwin. To a man his fellow veterans called him a hero. That was more important than his 136 Air Medals, 2DFC’s, Silver and Bronze Stars, Purple Hearts, etc. These brave men admired his skill and daring as an Aviator. We loved him as a brother.

Honoring Veterans - Mechanicsville, Va. Post 175

Post 175 in Mechanicsville, Virginia dominates Hanover County veteran ceremonies and salutes.

Touching student videos honor memorial squares in Brookline, Mass.

As part of Post 11's annual scholarship competition, each student applicant researched and created a 2-4 minute video about one of the 16 memorial squares in Brookline. At the post we were filled with awe and inspired by what these students put together, and humbled by the sacrifices made by those from our community whom these squares honor.

City of Waterloo virtual Memorial Day program

A special video put together to honor our fallen soldiers.

Army special forces dog, turned service dog, stars in documentary

Army special forces, now service dog, stars in documentary

Girl Scouts Memorial Day Tribute - Troop 50671

Girl Scouts Troop 50671, one of the newest troops in the State of Connecticut with girls age 6 to 10, have been producing meaningful social media content for their community. This time they have created a compelling video tribute in order to Honor the Fallen and support their local American Legion Post 12,

Attica, Ind. post celebrates 100th birthday

Along with the 100th birthday of the American Legion, the American Legion, Post 52 in Attica, Indiana, recently celebrated its 100th birthday. The post received its charter on September 15, 1919, under the command of Lee Whitehall. The first meetings were held in members' homes. sometimes using a lantern for lighting. Eventually, in 1986, after cutting and selling wood, the members were able to make a down payment on a burned-out building and adjacent properties, which they completely renovated. Later, the members added on to the building, making it the very active post home, along with the Unit 52 Auxiliary, that it is today.

Hinsdale Post 250 honors the American Legion with community display of 100 flags

A field of grand old flags

Do What's Right

Frank Havlik did what is right, but it took 89 years and his granddaughter's help to finish his mission

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