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American Legion welcomes signing of POW/MIA Flag Act

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Law requires the POW/MIA Flag to be displayed wherever the U.S. Flag is displayed at prominent federal properties WASHINGTON — The head of the nation’s largest veterans organization thanked President Trump for signing a bipartisan act Friday, Nov. 8., which will require certain prominent federal properties to display the POW/MIA Flag every day with the […]

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Send in your American Legion post signs

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Do you have a sign that says the American Legion meets here? Or how about just a cool sign at your post location? The American Legion’s monthly publication The Minnesota Legionnaire is collecting images of the signs throughout Minnesota for a collage. We aren’t picky. If in doubt, snap the picture and send it in. […]

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Take a walk for veterans on Veterans Day

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The American Legion and its St. Paul Post 8 invite all veterans and their families and friends to gather together for a walk on Veterans Day. The Veterans Day Walk begins at 1 p.m. Nov. 11 and departs from the Veterans Service Building, 20 W. 12th St., just south of the Capitol Building. The walk […]

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Come and get it!

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Step right up and get your centennial American Legion memorabilia. The Department of Minnesota has 700 empty cans of Spam that honor the 100th National Convention, which took place in Minneapolis in August 2018. The cans feature the state of Minnesota on the front. Department Adjutant Mike Maxa is giving them away free of charge. […]