Here’s an amazing VETERANS DAY story regarding our WWII veterans returning home. I was never aware of this massive undertaking. OPERATION MAGIC CARPET This is an excellent piece. Please pass it on to many, especially our young adults. . . This email has the most incredible pictures of our returning military I’ve ever seen. IContinue reading “OPERATION MAGIC CARPET”


Buddy Checks to focus on mental health, well-being The American Legion Oct 29, 2020 As COVID-19 cases rise and the holidays approach, The American Legion is encouraging posts and members to shift their Buddy Check programs to assist veterans coping with mental health and well-being challenges. The nation’s largest veterans organization is also urging CongressContinue reading “BUDDY CHECKS”


‘Enough is enough’ | Police chief says Portlanders are tired of violence, at protests and elsewhere “Portlanders need to send a strong message that enough is enough,” said Portland Police Chief Chuck Lovell. Police chief wants community help on violence Volume 90% Author: KGW Staff Published: 9:15 AM PDT August 5, 2020 Updated: 6:37 PM PDT August 5,Continue reading “ENOUGH IS ENOUGH! !”


The American Legion National Executive Committee Held on Mail 2020 Voted the following Resolutions; The electronic vote by the National Executive Committee on Res. # 5: “Vision & Mission Statement” has been concluded (a copy of the resolution is attached).  There were 59 “Yes” votes, and 1 “No” vote, with the National Commander not votingContinue reading “NEW RESOLUTIONS”


2-218th Field Artillery Soldiers 2 August 2020 American Legion, Post 180 Milwaukie, Oregon Post 180 was recently informed that approximately 390 Oregon Army National Guard soldiers  from 2nd Battalion, 218th Field Artillery will be returning to their homes in the early days of August.  The homecoming will occur in two groups on separate days, withContinue reading “WELCOME HOME!”


Coronavirus scam warning COVID-19 Consumer Scams As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the United States, the FCC has learned of scam text-message campaigns and robocalls that prey on virus-related fears. COVID-19 text scams may falsely advertise a cure or offer bogus tests. COVID-19 Text Scams Scammers can use links in text messages to installContinue reading “CORONAVIRUS SCAM WARNING”