2015 National Convention Patriotic Service
American Legion Flag Retirement
GI Joe Post 244 in Jeffersontown, Ky., conducted an annual flag retirement ceremony on Saturday, June 13, 2015. Over 14,000 flags were respectfully retired.
Medal of Honor Story: Sal Giunta
Former Army soldier recalls battle that led to him becoming the first living person since the Vietnam War to receive the Medal of Honor.
Debt of Honor: Disabled Veterans in American History.
Attendees of the 97th National Convention in Baltimore can attend a special screenings of this documentary film, directed and produced by award-winning filmmaker Ric Burns. The movie is a tribute to the history of disabled veterans, the documentary features images and archival footage from the Revolutionary War to today’s conflicts in the Middle East, as well as personal stories from disabled veterans. The screening for convention attendees will be on Friday, Aug. 28 at 7 p.m. in the Baltimore Convention Center, Room 310