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Post Everlasting: Phil Westerman

We were notified that Past Department Vice Commander Phil Westerman was called to the Post Everlasting today. Funeral arrangements are pending and send out and update when we receive the

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Post Everlasting: Phil Westerman

Post Everlasting: Phil Westerman

We were notified that Past Department Vice Commander Phil Westerman was called to the Post Everlasting today. Funeral arrangements are pending and send out and update when we receive the…
June 2024 Legion Times Now Available

June 2024 Legion Times Now Available

The JUNE 2024 edition of The Legion Times is now available. Download Now To view back issues from the past year, please visit the Times archive page at txlegion.org/times
Post Everlasting: James D. Carminati

Post Everlasting: James D. Carminati

We received word that Past 13th District Commander James D. Carminati passed away on May 27, 2024 in Wichita Falls, Texas. Funeral arrangements are pending.
May 2024 Legion Times Now Available

May 2024 Legion Times Now Available

The MAY 2024 edition of The Legion Times is now available. Download Now To view back issues from the past year, please visit the Times archive page at txlegion.org/times
April 2024 Legion Times Now Available

April 2024 Legion Times Now Available

The APRIL 2024 edition of The Legion Times is now available. Please note that the URL for the Times archive page has been updated to txlegion.org/times Download Now
Post Everlasting: Everett Bill - Update

Post Everlasting: Everett Bill - Update

We are saddened to report that Past 4th Division Commander & Past 16th District Commander Everett Bill was called to the Post Everlasting on Friday, March 22, 2024. Here are…
March 2024 Legion Times Now Available

March 2024 Legion Times Now Available

The MARCH 2024 edition of The Legion Times is now available. Please note that the URL for the Times archive page has been updated to txlegion.org/times Download Now
Post Everlasting: Joey Garamillo (updated)

Post Everlasting: Joey Garamillo (updated)

We received word today that Past 8th District Commander Joey Garamillo Passed away. Please see email below for some details, when arrangements become available we will share them.—Bill WestState AdjutantThe…
Department of Texas NASCAR Events

Department of Texas NASCAR Events

Legionnaires, Auxiliary and SAL Members — please share this with your Post members. As you know The American Legion in now in our 4th year working with IndyCar and we…
Be the One - Veterans Crisis Line - Dial 988 then press 1

Be The One

The American Legion is leading a nationwide effort — Be the One— to eliminate the stigma related to mental health treatment, and in turn, lower the number of veterans who die by suicide every day. Estimates show 22 veterans are lost to suicide daily.

The American Legion has elevated Be the One to be its primary mission, empowering veterans, servicemembers, their family members and civilians to act appropriately when a veteran may be at risk.

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"PLAY BALL!"

Visit our American Legion Baseball page for all the latest information and updates from the Department of Texas!

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At American Legion Boys State, participants are exposed to the rights and privileges, the duties and the responsibilities, of a franchised citizen. The training is objective and practical, with city, county, and state governments operated by the students elected to the various offices.

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