Wayne Satrom Elected National Vice Commander
Wayne Satrom of Galesburg Post 210 was elected National Vice Commander Thursday, August 29, 2013 at the National Convention in Houston. Click Here for More Details.
Wayne Satrom was one of five National Vice Commanders elected at the National Convention. National Vice Commanders act as representatives of the National Commander. They may preside over meetings on the National Executive Committee or the National Convention and perform other duties for the National Commander.
The American Legion, Department of North Dakota
We serve our country, veterans and their families, we support our current military,
and we inspire patriotism in our youth and communities.
Chartered by Congress in 1919, The American Legion was founded as a patriotic, mutual-help, war-time veterans organization. We are a community-service organization with about 16,500 members in North Dakota, in 215 local Posts.
Each year we conduct numerous programs of interest and benefit to veterans, their families, and communities. These programs include Boys State, American Legion Baseball, High School Oratorical Contests to name a few. Various scholarships are offered to youth through one of more of our programs.