Sunday, Feb. 3 marks the 76th anniversary of the sinking of the United States Army Transport Dorchester and the selfless acts of four Army chaplains aboard. American Legion posts nationwide remember Four Chaplains Day with memorial services. Your Four Chaplains Service can be held at a post, fraternal hall, auditorium, church, synagogue or chapel. Also, spread the word about your Four Chaplains service through local newspapers, radio and TV stations, and social media. For more information, visit the American Legion website and download the American Legion Chaplain's Handbook.
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