American Legion Post 280, Inc.

Preamble

US VeteranFor God and Country we associate Ourselves together for the

following purposes: to uphold and defend the Constitution of the United States of America; to maintain law and order; to foster and perpetuate a one hundred percent Americanism; to preserve the

memories and incidents of our associations in the great Wars; to inculcate a sense of individual obligation to the community, state and nation; to combat the autocracy of both the classes and the masses; to make right the master of might; to promote peace and goodwill on earth; to safeguard and transmit to posterity the principles of justice, freedom and democracy; to consecrate and sanctify our comradeship by our devotion to mutual helpfulness.


     What is the American Legion?
  • The largest veterans organization in USA
  • Dedicated to God & Country
  • Pursuit of better veteran benefits
  • Community involvement
  • Youth education & involvement in government
  • Evolvement of comradre through social events & charitable activities
  •      What can the American Legion offer you?
  • A voice in protecting veteran benefits
  • Involvement in community and youth
  • A monthly magazine about the organization
  • Rights & Privileges to all posts throughout the USA

  •      How is the American Legion Organized?
  • Post - smallest, organized into geographic and organizational entities
  • Department - state level, many posts
  • National - located in Indianapolis, Indiana
     
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