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  • Alaska Legionaire

The Alaska Legionnaire

The Alaska Legionnaire Stay up to date with the latest news and events for the Department of Alaska. Our newsletter - The Alaska Legionnaire - downloads in PDF format and requires  Adobe Reader to open. If you [...]

  • Veterans information

Veterans Information

Veterans Information is available at our service offices and online across many websites. Start here for the most current information for vets. 24 Hour Veterans Crisis Line 800-273-8255 Press 1 Employment Employment Benefits Hero2Hired Do I qualify [...]

  • Military Discharge

Military Discharge Request

Military Discharge Request: The National Personnel Records Center (NPRC) has provided the following website for veterans to gain access to their DD-214s online: This may be particularly helpful when a veteran needs a copy [...]

  • Alaska represented at the National Convention


About The American Legion The American Legion was chartered and incorporated by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic veterans organization devoted to mutual helpfulness. It is the nation’s largest wartime veterans service organization, committed to [...]

2018 – 2019 National Membership Target Dates

Early Bird/NEF KickoffSeptember 12, 201850%
Fall MeetingsOctober 11, 201855%
Veterans DayNovember 15, 201865%
Pearl Harbor DayDecember 12, 201875%
Mid-WinterJanuary 17, 201980%
President’s DayFebruary 13, 201985%
Legion BirthdayMarch 13, 201990%
Children & YouthApril 10, 201995%
Armed Forces DayMay 8, 2019100%
Delegate Strength30 Days prior to National Convention

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Centennial Coins

To get your hands on The Department of Alaska American Legion Centennial Coin contact your Post Officers.

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