Legion Eligibility Requirements

Eligibility for membership in the American Legion is determined by the United States Congress.  Honorably discharged members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard who served at least one day during the following periods are eligible to join the Legion:

World War 1 April 6-1917 to November 11, 1918
World War II December 7, 1941 to December 31, 1946
Korea June 25, 1950 to July 31, 1955
Viet Nam February 28, 1961 to May 7, 1975
Grenada/Lebanon August 24, 1982 to July 31, 1984
Panama December 20, 1989 to January 31, 1990
Persian Gulf August 2, 1990 to present

 

How to Join Post 76

Print out and complete this application, and send it along with $40 to:  

American Legion Post 76

c/o Post Adjutant

570 S. Gary Ave

Carol Stream, Il 60188

 

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