325-247-4820 Commander@amleg370.org

S.A.L., Legion and Auxiliary Recruiters (L-R) Harvey H. Klee, Ron Buntyn, Traci Buntyn

Membership Requirements

To be eligible for membership In The American Legion, a person must be a veteran of a branch of the U.S. Armed Forces and have served during a period of war as defined by the Congress of the United States of America. Post annual dues are $31. Eligibility dates are:

Beginning
Ending
Period of War

April 6, 1917
November 11, 1918
World War I

December 7, 1941
December 31, 1946
World War II

December 7, 1941
August 15, 1945
World War II (U.S. Merchant Marine only)

June 25, 1950
January 31, 1955
Korean War

February 28, 1961
May 7, 1975


August 24, 1982
July 31, 1984
Lebanon & Grenada

December 20, 1989
January 31, 1990
Panama

August 2, 1990
(to be determined)
Persian
Gulf War

LINK TO REQUEST SERVICE RECORDS DD-214 ETC.
http://www.archives.gov/veterans/military-service-records/

Membership Applications applications are available on The American Legion, Department of Texas website at www.txlegion.org

Once you have confirmed your eligibility with the above information, go to the membership form (fill in PDF), print it, fill it out, and mail it to the address provided.