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Veterans Benefits

Locate benefit assistance, career fairs, and workshops, guidance on education, healthcare, personal finance and more. Click here to learn more.

Department Service Officers

Veterans don’t have to stand alone in the in their battle for benefits and medical care. Our Department Service Officers help veterans and family members weed through the paperwork and bureaucracy of government to get the benefits, and medical care deserved.

The American Legion department service officers offer free advice and guidance for veterans who need the services provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) regardless of whether or not they are members of The American Legion.  Click here to learn more.

The American Legion Benefits Calculator

You may be eligible for more veterans benefits than you realize.  Click Here to learn more.

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Temporary Financial Assistance

Since its establishment in 1925, The American Legion Temporary Financial Assistance (TFA) program has awarded cash grants to minor children of veterans who are eligible for American Legion membership.

These grants help families in need meet the cost of shelter, food, utilities, and health expenses, thereby keeping the child or children in a more stable environment. Click Here to Learn More.

Disposal of Non-Serviceable Flags

The Ceremony for Disposal of Unserviceable Flags is outlined in Resolution No. 440, passed by the 19th National Convention of The American Legion in New York, Sept. 20-23, 1937. The ceremony has been an integral part of American Legion ritual since that date. Click here to learn more.

Memorial Committee

American Legion Post 70 designates an “Honor Guard” as a unit that provides funeral and graveside ceremonies in conjunction with the local funeral home. This unit may perform all aspects of the ceremony if there is no active military personnel available, or at the funeral director’s request after consultation with the family. The ceremony would consist of flag folding & presentation, playing of taps, and a rifle salute.  Click here to learn more.

Post Everlasting

Sadly, some of our comrades are no longer among us, for they have crossed over to join that great army whose footfalls are heard no more. Click here to learn more

Veterans Assistance During COVID-19 Emergency

Veterans Assistance During COVID-19 Emergency

Indiana Department of Veterans Affairs to award veterans assistance during COVID-19 emergency Military Family Relief Fund emergency relief application available ...
Closed

Closed

Legion Post bar and kitchen closed until the state says we can open. Sorry for the inconvenience but it is ...
Bingo Update Notice

Bingo Update Notice

FYI Update your schedule, no Bingo for March 15, 2020. Sorry for the confusion!   ...
Special Friday Night Dinner With The Legion

Special Friday Night Dinner With The Legion

Join Us for Dinner! Open To The Public! Details Date: Every Friday Night Time: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Venue ...
Bucket Beer Night

Bucket Beer Night

Every Monday  Bucket Beer All-Day 5 for $7.     Join the Good Times!!   ...
New Post Hours

New Post Hours

NOTICE New Hours Effective January 2, 2020 Mon-Thurs 11AM-9PM Fri & Sat 11AM-12AM Sunday Noon-9PM Closing times may be extended ...