Join The American Legion Post 164, Katy Texas

Renew your membership with The American Legion Post 164, Katy Texas

Transfer to The American Legion Post 164, Katy Texas

Requirements for joining the American Legion

YOU MAY NOT APPLY IF YOU RECEIVED A DISHONORABLE DISCHARGE.

EVERYONE MUST SUBMIT A COPY OF THEIR DD214 OR DISCHARGE.

New Membership

Eligible veterans applying for first time membership must submit the following information to the Post Membership Committee:

  1. Complete the American Legion Membership Application by clicking on "APPLICATION" button. Print two (2) completed copies. Keep one copy for your records. Mail the other copy to above address, together with your dues payment. (Dues amount on application). Applications are also available at the Post.)
  2. Provide a copy of your DD214 or DISCHARGE
  3. Pay your Membership Dues - the amount is shown on the Membership Application. Make checks payable to Post 164. DO NOT SEND CASH.
  4. If the information is correct, your membership will be approved and a membership card will be mailed to you.

Transfers

Veterans applying for transfers from their current Post to our Post must submit the following to the Post Membership Committee:

  1. Complete the American Legion Membership Application by clicking on "APPLICATION" button. Print two (2) completed copies. Keep one copy for your records. Mail the other copy to above address, together with your dues payment. (Dues amount on application). Applications are also available at the Post.)
  2. Provide a copy of your DD214 or DISCHARGE
  3. Provide a copy of your Membership Card
  4. Pay your Membership Dues if the current year dues are not paid- the amount is shown on the Membership Application. If the current dues are paid, please pay dues for the next year. Make checks payable to Post 164. DO NOT SEND CASH.

Eligibility Dates

Membership eligibility in the American Legion is based on honorable service with the U.S. Armed Forces between the following dates:

*August 2, 1990 to today (Desert Shield/Desert Storm/War on Terrorism)
December 20, 1989 to January 31, 1990 (Just Cause)
August 24, 1982 to July 31, 1984 (Lebanon/Granada)
February 28, 1961 to May 7, 1975 (Vietnam)
June 25, 1950 to January 31, 1955 (Korea)
December 7, 1941 to December 31, 1946 (World War II)
April 6, 1917 to November 11, 1918 (World War I)

*Because eligibility dates remain open, all members of the U.S. Armed Forces are eligible to join The American Legion at this time, until the date of the end of hostilities as determined by the government of the United States.

U.S. Merchant Marine eligible only from December 7, 1941 to December 31, 1946 (WWII).

Must have served at least one day of active military duty during one of these dates plus have been honorably discharged or still serving honorably.

For any questions please contact our membership chairman, or stop at the Post.