G. A.R./VFW/American Legion

Ray Ott Amcolph at AOL.COM
Wed May 30 13:24:07 UTC 2001

The American Legion was founded by WWI vets, and was quite right, especially
in the south.  The VFW was spun off in the 30's by disgusted (and more
moderate) Legionaires after the Legion tried to stage a coup to replace
Roosevelt with retired Marine Corps general Smedley Butler.

Ray Ott

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