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Eddie L. Roberts American Legion Post 33 celebrates its 2nd anniversary

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FORT BENNING, GA (WTVM) - The Eddie L. Roberts American Legion Post 333 celebrated its second anniversary in Columbus on Saturday.

Among the celebrations, awards were given to 18 members for the past year.

Some of the awards included Recruiter of the Year and Certificates of Participation. The American Legion is the largest veterans organization in the world.

Commander Vickie Dikes spoke with us about the services the American Legion provides to veterans.

"Having been a veteran and served 28 years and having seen veterans who need so much help. Knowing that is what the American Legion makes me feel really good,” said Dikes.

Eddie L. Roberts Post 333 was started in May 2014 and has more than 1,200 members.

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