American Legion

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Photo: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images

Task Force Finishes Work Assisting St. Louis Veterans with VA Complaints

Deputy director of claims for the American Legion’s national office Zachary Hearn says the Saint Louis crisis center helped about 175 veterans get medical appointments or file disability claims during the week.

07/18/2014

The John Cochran VA Medical Center. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Local Veterans Say They’ve Been Denied Service, Had Problems Minimized by Doctors

The American Legion has sent a team of specialists to St. Louis to help veterans get better care from the VA health care system.

07/15/2014

Pearl Harbor survivor Elmer Luckett (at far right) visits with other veterans during a Pearl Harbor Memorial Service in Maryland Heights, Mo. on December 7, 2013 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Pearl Harbor Survivor Remembers

St. Louisan Elmer Luckett (pictured at far right) was aboard the USS Chew on December 7, 1941.

12/08/2013

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Brawl Breaks Out at Picnic at Freedom Farm

A fight involving as many as 30 people took place this (Sunday) afternoon at the American Legion Freedom Farm near Freeburg in St Clair County.

08/25/2013

U.S. Army reservist James Casey speaks during American Legion Memorial Day service in St. Louis on Saturday, May 26, 2012 (KMOX/Brad Choat).

American Legion Memorial Service In St. Louis

Speaker asked audience to honor nation’s war dead through community service.

05/26/2012

John Cochran V.A. Medical Center (Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

St. Louis VA Medical Center Under Microscope Again

The American Legion wants to hear from veterans about the quality of health care.

05/14/2012

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American Legion Selling Illinois Lottery Tickets

Scratch-offs now available at Legion halls.

05/08/2011

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