Finance Officer Description

The American Legion of Iowa is seeking a Department Finance Officer. Interested applicants should email a cover letter and resume to by May 31, 2022.

Iowa Barnstormers Military Night

The Iowa Barnstormers are hosting their Annual Military Night on Friday, May 27 at Wells Fargo Arena as they take on the Green Bay Blizzard. All military personnel (active duty, veterans, retirees) and their families can receive FREE tickets to the game. Requests must be in by 5 PM on May 26, 2022.

Indy Car and Iowa Speedway

The American Legion and The Department of Iowa will be cheering on the Legion sponsored No. 48 INDYCAR at the “Fastest Short Track on the Planet” July 22-24, 2022.

Department Offices will be closed Thursday, May 19, 2022

Recent News & Updates

Iowa Flag-Raiser at Iwo Jima to be Honored

By Carol Carpenter   515-822-8635Historian with Brooklyn Historical Society For release: March 17, 2022 BROOKLYN, IOWA – A lot of parades have marched down the main street of this small Iowa town, but not many with the national and...

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Department Finance Officer Ken Danilson

Ken Danilson on the right at the podium. The Department of Iowa regrets to announce the death of Department Finance Officer Ken Danilson. Ken passed away Saturday, March 12, 2022. Visitation will be March 17 from 4:00 to 7:00 pm at the United Methodist Church, 108...

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