The Target dates are set as the First Wednesday of the month and membership must be in the Department Headquarters to count.
American Legion National Commander responds to Washington Times article
Posted on October 23rd, 2014
American Legion National Commander Mike Helm sent the following letter to the Washington Times in response to its article, “Younger veterans bypass VFW, American Legion for service, fitness groups.” To the Editor: In reference to “Younger Veterans Bypass VFW, American Legion for Service, Fitness Groups,” I have to wonder why the growing footprint of American… Read More »
Junior Air Rifle National Championship will begin on November 1, 2014!
Posted on October 21st, 2014
The American Legion National Headquarters is proud to announce that its Annual 3-Position Junior Air Rifle National Championship will begin with a Postal Match on November 1, 2014! What is a Postal Match? “A Postal Match is a match in which competitor’s fire on their home ranges using targets which have been mailed to them by the… Read More »
Legion to Obama: Pick Up the Phone and Call Mexico
Posted on October 2nd, 2014
INDIANAPOLIS (October 3, 2014) — American Legion National Commander Michael D. Helm called on President Obama to implore Mexican authorities to immediately release Marine Corps veteran Andrew Tahmooressi. “President Obama released five hardened terrorists from Guantanamo to secure the release of Sgt. Bowe Berghdahl,” Helm said. “Now we have a Marine hero, suffering from PTSD… Read More »
State Commanders Homecoming
Posted on September 24th, 2014
Information and the registration form for State Commander Lynn Sparks Homecoming on November 22, 2014 can be found under the Commanders Homecoming Tab.
2014 Legion College Class Selected
Posted on September 23rd, 2014
Cheryl William of Beaumont Post 817 has been selected to attend the 2014 National Legion College in Indianapolis, IN. The week long course will begin Oct 26 and end on Oct 31st. Cheryl currently serves as Department Chaplain, she also serves as Adjutant and Boys State Chairman at the District and Post levels. Department Adjutant… Read More »