SONS OF THE LEGION
Are you the son of a Veteran? Would you like to join The American Legion? Check your local American Legion Post where you can find out your eligibility status and apply for membership in the world's largest Veteran's organization. Complete the application and proudly become a SONS OF THE AMERICAN LEGION.
If your relative is a member of The American Legion, you may join the Sons of The American Legion. Otherwise, if the Veteran who served on active duty during one of the membership eligibility dates is deceased, you may join, even if the qualifying Veteran was not a member of The American Legion when living.
If you are interested in becoming a member of the Sons of the American Legion, please contact us.
Preamble to the Sons of the American Legion National Constitution
Proud possessors of a priceless heritage, we male descendants of Veterans of the Great Wars, associate ourselves together as "Sons of The American Legion" for the following purposes: To uphold and defend the Constitution of the United States of America; to maintain law and order; to foster and perpetuate a true spirit of Americanism; to preserve the memories of our former members and the associations of our members and our forefathers in the Great Wars; to inculcate a sense of individual obligation to the community, state and nation; to combat the autocracy of both the classes and masses; to make right the master of might; to promote peace and good will on earth; to safeguard and transmit to posterity the principles of justice, freedom and democracy; to consecrate and sanctify our friendship by our devotion to mutual helpfulness; to adopt in letter and spirit all of the great principles for which The American Legion stands; and to assist in carrying on for God and Country.