A team of American Legion Riders will travel more than 1,000 miles through the southeastern United States from Lady Lake, FL, to the 101st American Legion National Convention in Indianapolis August 18-22, 2019. At a dozen stops during the five-day journey, the Riders will visit American Legion posts, conduct ceremonies, and take in some of …

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In the July Georgia Power Bill, there is an insert that salutes Georgia Power’s employees in West Georgia that support the American Legion Fishing for Freedom Program. The West Georgia Ambassadors partnered with Plant Yates and Plant Wansley employees, the American Legion’s Fifth District and other area organizations for the “Fishing for Freedom” event held …

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It’s an Honor to serve as the 99th ALA Department President for the State of Georgia during this centennial year of celebration. What a fabulous team of department officers we have serving together in this wonderful organization. The Auxiliary is here to support the American Legion. My goal is to bring awareness to our mission, …

Valerie Brown-Debro Department of Georgia ALA President 2019-2020Read More »

Disability benefits available to those to those serving offshore.  See attached VA Flyer: Vietnam Blue Water Navy Veterans. Blue Water Navy Veterans are now entitled to a presumptionof service connection for conditions related to AgentOrange exposure. This extension of the presumption is aresult of Public Law 116-23, the Blue Water Navy VietnamVeterans Act of 2019, …

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