The American Legion Needs Your Help
Last updated 7/8/2020 at 1:12pm
I came across an unusual confab outside the coffee shop today. What was different this time was the presence of younger veterans.
"We'll help you," a young vet said to the group. "All you have to do is contact us and we'll be here. Or there. Or wherever you are."
I pieced together what was going on. The senior veterans were concerned about being able to form a funeral detail. One of their group was in the hospital and it wasn't looking good, either for the veteran or the local American Legion Post itself. The younger veterans, probably Sandbox era, had come down to offer assistance (and ho...