With more than 2.5 million members and 14,000 posts across the country devoted to serving veterans, youth, and the community, the Legion is a powerful force.

Post 43 is a Hollywood institution, founded in 1919 by WWI veterans working in the motion picture industry. Its members have included Hollywood luminaries like Clark Gable, Charlton Heston, Mickey Rooney, Johnny Grant, Ronald Reagan, and more.  Today, Post 43 boasts 800 Legion Family members made up of veterans, Sons, and Auxiliary.