TARGET DATES FOR 2017 – 2018

September 6, 2017 50%   
October 4, 2017 55%
November 1, 2017 65%            
December 6, 2017 75%
January 10, 2018 80%
February 7, 2018 85%             
March 7, 2018 90%
April 4, 2018 95%             
May 2, 2018 100%           




  • American Legion Veterans Hiring Event – September 20, 2017

    Posted on September 13th, 2017

    The American Legion, Department of Texas with be hosting a Veterans Hiring Event on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at the Omni Austin Southpark Hotel. The event is free for Veterans, Service Members, National Guard, Reservists and Spouses. Resume writing workshop will be offered from 8:30 am – 9:45 am Career Fair – 10:00 am –… Read More »

  • Legion National Commander Pledges Support to Storm Victims

    Posted on August 29th, 2017

    INDIANAPOLIS (Aug. 28, 2017) –   American Legion National Commander Denise H. Rohan issued the following statement regarding Hurricane Harvey’s devastation along the Texas coast: “During times of crisis, families come together. Right now, priority one is saving lives. To all the people of Texas, The American Legion offers its support and prayers to the  victims… Read More »


    Posted on August 28th, 2017

    National Emergency Fund are available for Legionnaires and Sons of The American Legion members (up to $3,000) Legion Posts (up to $10,000) at are victims of Hurricane Harvey. Legionnaires & SAL member must have been displaced from their primary residence due to a declared natural disaster and provide proof of out-of-pocket expenses. NEF funds are… Read More »

  • American Legion elects its first female National Commander

    Posted on August 28th, 2017

    Wisconsin Army Vet to Lead Nation’s Largest Veterans Organization RENO, Nev., (August 24, 2017) – A retired University of Wisconsin administrator was elected national commander of the nation’s largest veterans organization today during The American Legion’s 99th national convention. Denise H. Rohan, a Vietnam-era veteran of the U.S. Army, is the first woman to be… Read More »

  • 2017 – 2018 State Officers Elected

    Posted on July 16th, 2017

    July 16th, 2017 Killeen. The 99th Annual Department Convention has come to a close and with it the starts of a new year. The following individuals were elected as State Officers; Commander John Hince, Vice Commander Phil Westerman, Treasurer David Paris, Judge Advocate Dan Corbin, Historian Susan Marty and Sgt-at-Arms Kimberly Biggerstaff.  At the Post… Read More »