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Welcome to the internet home of the Gilbert C. Grafton American Legion Post 2 of Fargo, North Dakota.  Here, you will find all the latest information on the happenings of Post 2 located in historic downtown Fargo.  The post is alive and well and contributing to the community!

A 9/11 Ceremony was held on the Memorial Bridge between Fargo and Moorhead on September 11th.
The Post 2 Color Guard pauses for a photo opportunity with Past Commander Cathy Keogh.
Various Color Guards were in attendance at the ceremony- in this photo, we see members of the Post 2 Color Guard along with VFW Commander David Rice.

Seats for Soldiers at the Fargo Force - Cross Insulation Inc.

 

Seats for Soldiers will highlight a military member attending the game during a stoppage in play in the first period.  Fans can nominate themselves or a friend/family member by sending in a nomination form.  Nominations must be turned in at least two weeks in advance.  There is no cost to nominate someone.

 

The selected nominee will receive four tickets to a home game in the Seats for Soldiers location for them and their family or friends.

 

CLICK HERE to nominate yourself or someone else.

 

If you have any questions regarding Seats for Soldiers, please contact Whitney at whitneyb@fargoforce.com.

New National Commander Installed

 

Newly elected American Legion National Commander Charlie Schmidt urges Legionnaires to pass on Legion's vision to next generations of veterans.  CLICK HERE to read more.

A Gold Star Dad and a Gold Star Post

 

American Legion Riders raising donations and awareness for Legacy Scholarship Fund as they head toward national convention in Cincinnati.  CLICK HERE to read more.

American Legion World Series Champions Crowned

 

A season-long goal of winning the American Legion World Series is realized by Texarkana Post 58 in thrilling fashion.  CLICK HERE to read more!

From 2016 Boys Nation: Emotional Day Ends with President and Vice President Elected

 

Tennessee's Anighya Crocker was elected president and Nebraska's Choteau Kammel was elected vice president of 2016 Boys Nation.  CLICK HERE to read more!

Vietnam War Veteran Charles Kettles Awarded the Medal of Honor

 

Vietnam war veteran Charles Kettles awarded Medal of Honor.  CLICK HERE to read more.

News

House Passes Legion-Backed VA Appeals Modernization Bill

 

The legislation would reform VA's appeals process and reduce wait times for veterans’ claims.  CLICK HERE to read more!

TFQ: A Life-Changing Legion Program

 

National Commander’s fundraising program is for Temporary Financial Assistance, which helps meet basic needs of veterans and their families during financial difficulty.  CLICK HERE to learn more.

Three Legionnaires, Two Wreaths, One Purpose

 

Over the course of two days, Legionnaires showed the nation how truly appreciative they are of the donations that pour in from supporters of The American Legion and Soldier's Wish.  CLICK HERE to read more.

Women Veterans: Tell Us Your Stories

 

Legion survey wants to know female veterans' experiences with accessing heath care, transitioning to civilian life and using education benefits.  CLICK HERE to participate in this survey.

From the National Commander

 

CLICK HERE to read the latest from our National Commander Charles Schmidt.

'51st State' Gives Oregon Youth a Taste of the Real World

 

Creating a ‘51st state’, Oregon Boys State immerses high school juniors in the political process and gives them a sense of what they’ll face as adults.  CLICK HERE to read more!

The Pickled Parrot

 

Learn more about The Pickled Parrot and check for updates on their hours, specials, and live entertainment by CLICKING HERE.

Why Join the Legion?

 

Looking for good reasons to join or convince someone to join the American Legion?  Wondering if it would be worth it to start up again after letting your membership lapse?  CLICK HERE to read more about why you should join us in our mission and cause!



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