The American Legion is the nation's largest, most influential, effective and dependable advocate of veteran affairs. Since 1919, Legionnaires have fought for the rights of servicemen and women.
If you have served honorably during any eligible war eras or are on active duty today, serving honorably, become a member of the 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 and deceased veterans who service in the U.S. military during the listed war eras.
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 service in the U.S. military during the listed war eras.
All members of the American Legion Riders shall be current members of The American Legion, American Legion Auxiliary, or Sons of the American Legion.
World War I: April 6, 1917 - November 11, 1918
World War II: December 7, 1941 - December 31, 1946
US Merchant Marines: December 7. 1941 - August 15, 1945
Korea: June 25, 1950 - January 31, 1955
Vietnam: February 28, 1961 - May 7, 1975
Lebanon & Grenada: August 24, 1982 - July 31, 1984
Panama: December 20, 1989 - January 31, 1990
Presently: August 2, 1990 - present