The American Legion was chartered in 1919 by Congress as a patriotic, war-time veterans’ organization and has since grown to be the nation’s largest wartime organization founded on the values, contributions, and sacrifices of those who answered the country’s call to arms. The Legion continues to reach out into over 14,000 communities today to still serve America by standing true to the four principles, or pillars, of this organization, Veterans Affairs &a
As we celebrate the holidays, we salute the service and valor of our Nation’s men and women who sacrificed so much to preserve our liberty generation by generation. We are also grateful for the Soldiers, Marines, Sailors, Airmen, Guardians and Coast Guardsmen deployed around the world, who work so diligently to protect the freedoms we enjoy and treasure.
The United States Marine Corp is celebrating 247 years on November 10, 2022. Honor, Courage and Commitment are the Marine Corp’s core values. It is precisely these embodied values that have produced their familiar Esprit de Corps, or deep, shared send of loyalty and comradeship. Join with us all this month as we pay tribute to our Marines and as we celebrate their 247th anniversary.
On August 4, we celebrated 232 years of the United States Coast Guard’s honorable service. Happy Birthday U.S. On June 1, 2022, the U.S. Coast Guard formally transitioned to new leadership. Admiral Linda L. Fagan (at right) was installed as its 27th Commandant, who notably, is also the first woman in history to oversee a United States Armed Forces service branch. Congratulations Admiral Fagan! The U.S.
Muskego American Legion Post 356 performed as Color Guard at the opening ceremony for the two day Rumble by the River - Tractor Pull event in Big Ben Village Park, WI on July 8th & 9th, 2022. (bigbendpull.com)