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Published June 12 2012

North Dakota legionnaires convention planned June 22-24

JAMESTOWN, N.D. – More than 400 members of the North Dakota American Legion, its Auxiliary and the Sons of the American Legion will gather for the 94th annual department convention June 22-24 at the Jamestown Civic Center and Gladstone Inn here.

Registration begins at 10 a.m. June 22 and continues at 8 a.m. June 24.

There will be a Legionnaire Patriotic Parade through downtown Jamestown at 6:45 p.m. June 22, followed by a joint opening session at 7:30 p.m.

Events on June 23 include a banquet and a dance with music by the American Legion State Band. A joint memorial service and a time to honor youth champions from the past year will take place June 24, as well as the election of new officers for department commander and department commander-elect.

All active North Dakota Legionnaires are welcome to register and attend.

For more information, call the state headquarters at (701) 293-3120.