YOU MAY NOT APPLY IF YOU RECEIVED A DISHONORABLE DISCHARGE.
EVERYONE MUST SUBMIT A COPY OF THEIR DD214 OR DISCHARGE.
Eligible veterans applying for first time membership must submit the following information to the Post Membership Committee:
Veterans applying for transfers from their current Post to our Post must submit the following to the Post Membership Committee:
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.