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Nominations sought for 2018 American Legion Spirit of Service Award

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  • By Staff Sgt. Alexx Pons
  • Air Force’s Personnel Center Public Affairs
Air Force officials are accepting nominations for the 2018 American Legion Spirit of Service Award.


The award is sponsored by the National Headquarters of the American Legion and is presented annually to one enlisted member from the active and reserve components who demonstrated outstanding volunteer service off-duty in their local community.


Airmen basic through staff sergeants can be nominated for off-duty services performed Jan. 1 - Dec. 31, 2017. Organization and base-level personnel must contact their major command, field operating agency or direct reporting unit for applicable suspense dates and additional information regarding nomination procedures.


Each MAJCOM, FOA or DRU may submit one nomination. Packages are due to the Air Force Personnel Center no later than April 16. Complete application procedures and eligibility requirements are available on myPers. Select “Any” from the dropdown menu and search “Legion.”


For more information about Air Force personnel programs, go to myPers from a CAC-enabled computer. Eligible individuals who do not have a myPers account can request one by following these instructions.


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