American Legion national staff is heading to Illinois to assist department Legionnaires in a district revitalization and membership outreach effort. Veterans in the area are invited to get information about American Legion programs and Department of Veterans Affairs and other veterans benefits. The outreach effort will take place over four days at American Legion Post 365, 1022 Vandalia St., Collinsville. The hours are 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 26-28 and 1-5 p.m. Oct. 29. A veterans service officer will be available at both locations to assist with VA claims and other benefits questions.
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