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N.D. American Legion uses Facebook, Twitter to reach young veterans

Published 02/08/2009, Jamestown, N.D. Sun

At 90 years old, one organization is getting with the times.Established in 1919, the North Dakota’s branch of the American Legion is using online social networking sites — typically thought of as fun, upbeat Web sites used to interact with friends and acquaintances — for serious purposes: finding help for veterans with mental illness and preventing suicide.

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