If the information is correct, membership will be approved and then a membership card will be mailed to you.
Veterans applying for transfers from your current Post to our Post must submit the following:
Completed Member Data Form
Copy of DD214 or discharge paperwork
Copy of current Legion membership card
Membership dues ($40) if current year dues are not paid. If current dues are paid, please pay dues for next year's membership ($40).
Please complete the application and enclose your dues. Feel free to stop by the post to complete your application and meet us!
Membership eligibility in the American Legion is based on honorable service with the United States Armed Forces between:
April 6, 1917 - November 11, 1918 - World War I December 7, 1941 - December 31, 1946 - World War II June 25, 1950 - January 31, 1955 - Korean War February 28, 1961 - May 7, 1975 - Vietnam War August 24, 1982 - July 31,1984 - Lebanon/Grenada December 20, 1989 - January 31, 1990 - Operation Just Cause August 2, 1990 - Today * - Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm
*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.
To join The American Legion, you must have served at least one day of active military duty during one of the dates listed above and honorably discharged or still serving honorably.
Join The American Legion Auxiliary
A woman who is eligible for membership in The American Legion is also eligible to join the American Legion Auxiliary. The mother, wife, daughter, sister, grand-daughter, great-grand-daughter, or grandmother of members of The American Legion, and deceased veterans who served in the United States Armed Forces during the listed war eras.
Click here for an application. Yearly dues are $30.
Click here to read more about The American Legion Auxiliary.
Join Sons of The American Legion
Sons of The American Legion members include males of all ages whose
parents or grandparents served in the U.S. military and were eligible
for American Legion membership.
Click here to read more about the Sons of The American Legion. Yearly dues are $30.
Join The American Legion Riders
Members must hold membership in and be in good standing with The American Legion, American Legion Auxiliary or Sons of The American Legion. Members must be legally registered motorcycle owners or be the legally registered owner's spouse within the state of registration. All operators must be properly licensed and insured per state laws. All members must obey motor-vehicle laws in the state in which they are operating a motorcycle or riding as a passenger.