Become A Member
We're Veterans just like you, nearly 3 million strong. We care about America, veterans and their families and our
Join us - an array of benefits await you - The American Legion is always there for you and your family!
We Invite You to Become a Member!
If you are on active duty today, anywhere in the world, or have served during any eligible war eras, you are a veteran and you're eligible to become a Legionnaire!
We're veterans just like you, nearly 3 million strong, who care about America, veterans and their families and our nation's youth. The Legion is a powerful voice in Washington dedicated to preserving the rights we've all earned - and were promised - by service to our nation in uniform.
We invite you to join us now. Membership brings an impressive array of benefits. The American Legion is always there for you and your family - in Washington and nearly 15,000 local posts throughout America and abroad. Just like you, we're "Still Serving America!"
Membership Eligibility Requirements
|April 6, 1917 to November 11, 1918
||(World War I)
|December 7, 1941 to December 31, 1946
||(World War II)
|June 25, 1950 to January 31, 1955
|February 28, 1961 to May 7, 1975
|August 24, 1982 to July 31, 1984
|December 20, 1989 to January 31, 1990
||(Operation Just Cause-Panama)
|August 2, 1990 to Today
||(Operation Desert Shield/Storm)
Click here to download & save a Membership Application. Print the application, fill it out and mail it to The American Legion at the address specified on the application. You must have the Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print the membership application. Please be sure to complete all areas of the application, sign it, and include your payment by check or Money Order.
Additional Information on Membership can be
obtained by calling (818)344-3800