Johnny Bench receives Legion Good Guy Award

2016 American Legion James V. Day Good Guy Award recipient Johnny Bench speaks during the Past Department Commanders Club reception during the 98th annual American Legion National Convention.

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2014 Convention Information

Find valuable information and resources for the 96th National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Watch Convention Videos

Past National Convention videos are still available under the ON DEMAND tab. Coverage includes the color guard contest, band contest, memorial service and general sessions.

Distinguished Service Medal

Just two years after the birth of The American Legion, its founders saw fit to award a Distinguished Service Medal as tribute to those who made great contributions to America's veterans.