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Legion Hopes to Act as Support Group for Deployed Soldiers’ Families

Posted: Friday, November 20th, 2009 at 6:44 am
NVC for the American Legion Midwest Region Eugene SchumacherNVC for the American Legion Midwest Region Eugene Schumacher

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American Legion members are hoping to continue serving their country, but on the home-front. Eugene Schumacher is Vice Commander for the Midwestern Region. He wants the Legion to act as a support network for troops deployed overseas. He says they shouldn’t have to worry about their families well being while their away. Schumacher spoke at Washington’s National Guard Readiness Center as part of a tour of Eastern Iowa.

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