March/April 2019 issue – Now Available!

The March/April 2019 issue of Legion Magazine is out today! Look for it on newsstands or check your mailbox if you subscribe already. LIFE ON THE LINE What they wore, said and ate at the front in the Second World War CLASS OF 1918 Soldiers fighting overseas wanted schooling for postwar life and Canada’s...
  • Banner projects commemorate veterans

    May 7, 2018 by Stephanie Slegtenhorst
    Since 2016, Sackville, N.B., Branch has found a special way to pay tribute to the town’s veterans. Inspired by what he saw in Saint John, N.B., Garth Zwicker decided to commemorate local veterans through a memorial banner project. Zwicker’s father, a Korean War veteran, lives...
  • 2018 Readership Survey: Our readers respond

    May 4, 2018 by Jennifer Morse
    Every three years, Legion Magazine asks its readers to say what they think. This year, the response was overwhelming, with 4,694 readers replying. Thank you. Your guidance and advice help us improve the magazine. For example, while there was a lot of support for the...
  • Legion National Foundation established

    May 3, 2018 by Legion Magazine
    The Legion has established the Legion National Foundation, a charity that will show support for veterans and educate the public on remembrance. The foundation will operate at arm’s length from the Legion. Its purpose is to remember, honour and assist those who have served or...
  • May/June 2018 issue is now available!

    May 1, 2018 by Legion Magazine
    The May/June 2018 issue of Legion Magazine is out today! Look for it on newsstands or check your mailbox if you subscribe already. BATTLEFIELD DOCTOR My great-great-grandfather was a surgeon who treated soldiers in the Battle of Ridgeway in 1866 ABUSED PRISONERS AND GREAT ESCAPEES...
  • Future of Equitas lawsuit uncertain

    April 5, 2018 by Legion Magazine
    The veterans behind the Equitas lawsuit vow to continue their fight, despite rejection of their claim by the British Columbia Court of Appeal. “At this time we are still working with our legal team to work out our merits on an appeal” to the Supreme...
  • Planning for change | 2017: The year in review

    March 22, 2018 by Nujma Bond
    From supporting the Invictus Games to advocating for research into a controversial drug prescribed to soldiers, 2017 at The Royal Canadian Legion Dominion Command was full of activity. As the country’s largest veterans’ support organization, the Legion promoted remembrance, provided programs to help veterans receive...