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February 20, 2014 • Vol. 91, No. 2

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“For God & Country”

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The Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs offers three beautiful facilities across the state offering quality medical care that enhances the quality of life for Veterans and their spouses. Our dedicated staff strive to meet the unique needs of Veterans by providing compassionate care built on the foundation of integrity, honor and respect. Come see for yourself what the Wisconsin Veterans Homes have to offer and how we are serving those who selflessly served for us all.


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80th Annual American Legion Pilgrimage

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All Who Served

Official Publications of The Wisconsin American Legion Family

The mission of The American Legion, Department Of Wisconsin is to provide service to veterans, their families and their communities.


Commander Kenneth J. Rynes of Post No. 13 and Department Auxiliary President Joyce Endres led the Wisconsin delegation to Springfield, Illinois on February 12th for the 80th Annual American Legion Pilgrimage to the tomb of President Abraham Lincoln.

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Badger Legionnaire Feb. 2014 Edition

February 2014 cover  

Badger Legionnaire Feb. 2014 Edition

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