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National Vice Commander's Tour

National Vice Commander Steve Sweet of Mississippi will take part in the Fall membership round-up being held November 12-17, 2018. Stops will be made throughout Iowa to collect membership and to promote the programs and policies of The American Legion.


The American Legion Department of Iowa welcomes you to the Nation’s oldest and largest veteran service organization. We encourage you to get to know us as our values that make up the fibers of our organization have helped to shape and influence many communities across the globe. Thanks for visiting and we hope to get to know you as you get involved.

Why Join The Legion?

The American Legion is the nation’s largest and most influential veterans service organization. Made up of U.S. wartime veterans and their families, the Legion has made significant contributions to veterans and local communities.

Legion Posts

The local American Legion post is the foundation workforce of this hundred year old veteran organization. Without the hard work of members and leadership of the local post, very little would be accomplished by The American Legion locally and nationally.

Legion Programs

American Legion Programs change lives. From our Support Programs to Children and Youth, Legion Programs make an impact in the lives of those involved, thereby impacting our communities for the better. Be sure to take a look.