The VA has announced enhanced services as we return to normal post-Covid-19.Read more
While we do not often link our posts to commercial websites, sometimes there is an exception. AARP has created aRead more
We are looking for new members to join our ranks and to help us grow our post. If you have honorably served at least one day in a uniform of our armed services since December 7th, 1941, you are eligible. We want you! Our new Post Home is being built as you read this and we expect to occupy the new building by December. It is being built for all veterans.Read more
Congress and the White House agree to expand definition of war eras to include all who served since Dec. 7, 1941.
More than 1,600 members of the U.S. Armed Forces were killed or wounded in periods of time not designated as war eras since the end of World War II. The newly signed Let Everyone Get
Involved in Opportunities for National Service Act of 2019 – The LEGION Act – honors those veterans, their spouses and descendants, extending membership eligibility in The American
Legion Family to hundreds of thousands who had previously been excluded.
We often get inquiries about lost, misplaced, or just can’t be found military separation papers–the infamous DD Form 214. It is actually quite easy to request a replacement, but it will take timeRead more
We often hear from local veterans and our Chapel Hill area friends and family, “What is the American Legion allRead more
Who’s your Buddy? Where’s your Buddy? If you have not seen a friend or neighbor at a recent post meeting,Read more
This news item came to us from Yanceyville. It’s a Veterans Health and Benefits Fair and an Agent Orange Class. It is tomorrow! If you live in the north county area, this may be something for you to consider. Don’t forget your neighboring vets. There is no better way to serve our community than to help veterans and their families. That is what we do in the American Legion.Read more
Here is information from the VA that should be shared with not only your fellow members, but to non-member veterans in your neighborhood.Read more
Post No. 6 members are gathering today at the Post to work together in a project to invite Department of North Carolina at-large post member (members of Post 1981) to affiliate with Chapel Hill.Read more