Susquehanna American Legion Post 135

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We are always looking for people interested in joining The American Legion.

Who Can Join?

If you have served federal active duty in the United States Armed Forces during any of the war eras listed below, and have been honorably discharged or are still serving -- you are eligible for membership in The American Legion!
*August 2, 1990 to today(Operation Desert Shield/Storm)
December 20, 1989 to January 31, 1990(Operation Just Cause - Panama)
August 24, 1982 to July 31, 1984(Lebanon/Grenada)
February 28, 1961 to May 7, 1975(Vietnam)
June 25, 1950 to January 31, 1955(Korea)
December 7, 1941 to December 31, 1946(World War II)
April 6, 1917 to November 11, 1918(World War I)

*Because eligibility dates remain open, all members of the U.S. Armed Forces are eligible to join The American Legion at this time, until the date of the end of hostilities as determined by the government of the United States.
U.S. Merchant Marine eligible only from December 7, 1941 to December 31, 1946 (WWII).

Need to obtain Service Records?

Click on the image below to visit the National Archives website and submit a Service Records Request (DD Form 214 and SF 180). Requests can be submitted online or via mail or fax.


Benefits of Joining


Your membership gives you and your family practical, money-saving discounts that can easily save you many times the cost of your annual membership dues.
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Monthly Magazine

Our nation's leaders speak directly to citizens on the pages of The American Legion Magazine. The Legion's organizational goals are promoted using the words of talented writers, professional journalists, and world leaders.
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A Powerful Force in our Nation's Capitol

The American Legion is the nation’s most influential, effective and dependable advocate of veteran affairs fighting for better active-duty pay, improved housing for active-duty families and helping to ensure that the VA’s medical system can properly care for veterans.
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VA Benefit Assistance

Your membership helps support Department Service Officers nationwide who assist veterans in preparing claims and obtaining their full military healthcare benefits through the VA.
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How Can You Join?

To join we need a completed application, a copy of your DD-214 and $25 membership dues for the first year.

Contact us for more information. (See "Contact Us" page)

Susquehanna Post 135, 300 Cherry St., Perryville, Md. 21903