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Applications for membership are available at our Post Home. Applications must be submitted with proof of eligibility, such as a copy of Discharge, DD214, or Current Military ID. If you do not have this information, click here to request military service records to prove eligibility.

To be eligible for The American Legion, a man or woman must have served at least one day of active duty in one of the armed forces of the United States during one of the following eligibility eras.

 

Eligibility Dates

  • World War I April 6th, 1917-November 11th, 1918

  • World War II December 7th, 1941 until a time when the U.S. is no longer at war, as determined by Congress.

 

To be eligible for The Sons of The American Legion, a male must have:

  • a Father, Step-Father, Grandfather, or Great Grandfather, who must have served at least one day of active duty in one of the armed forces of the United States during one of the above eligibility eras.

Membership in The American Legion Auxiliary shall be limited to the:
 

  • grandmothers, mothers, sisters, spouses, and direct and adopted female descendants of members of The American Legion; and

  • grandmothers, mothers, sisters, spouses, and direct and adopted female descendants of all men and women who served in either of the following periods: April 6, 1917, to November 11, 1918 and any time after December 7, 1941 who, being a citizen of the United States at the time of their entry therein served on active duty in the Armed Forces of any of the governments associated with the United States during either eligibility periods and died in the line of duty or after honorable discharge;

  • grandmothers, mothers, sisters, spouses, and direct and adopted female descendants of all men and women who were in the Armed Forces of the United States during either of the following periods: April 6, 1917, to November 11, 1918; and any time after December 7, 1941 who served on active duty in the Armed Forces of the United States during either eligibility periods and died in the line of duty or after honorable discharge; and

  • to those women who of their own right are eligible for membership in The American Legion.