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Preview 2013 2nd Place National Legion Color Guard Winners practice at the post
The winners of the Department of California 2013 Color Guard competition, and 2nd place winners at the National Convention, will be practicing at Santa Ana Veterans Hall on Tuesday March 25th and March 26th around 6 pm. Distric 29's own Newport Harbor Post 291 Color Guard and Honor Guard are preparing to compete again at the Department Convention in June. Come see this team and cheer them on.
Tri-City Memorial Day Planning has begun
Mark your calendar for Memorial Day Observence 2014. The Tri-City Committee, comprised of members from over 17 Veteran, lineage and civic societies in the cities of Orange, Santa Ana, and Tustin, come together to host the only completely non-profit event in the area. The dates for this years events at the Santa Ana Cemetery are:
Decoration Day Saturday May 24, 2014 8 am
Memorial Day Observance Monday May 26, 2014 10 am
THE AMERICAN LEGION PREAMBLE
"For God and Country, we associate ourselves together for the following purposes:
To uphold and defend the Constitution of the United States of America; to maintain law and order; to foster and perpetuate a 100-percent Americanism; to preserve the memories and incidents of our associations in the great wars; to inculcate a sense of individual obligation to the community, state and nation; to combat the autocracy of both the classes and the masses; to make right the master of might; to promote peace and good will on earth; to safeguard and transmit to posterity the principles of justice, freedom and democracy; to consecrate and sanctify our comradeship by our devotion to mutual helpfulness."
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