American Legion Post 175

    Severna Park, MD

Erica Southern, Auxiliary President

Q:  I am related to someone who served on active duty during one of the membership eligibilty dates. Can I join the Auxiliary of The American Legion?

A:  If your relative who served on active duty during one of the membership eligibility dates and is a member of The American Legion, you may join the American Legion Auxiliary of The American Legion.

However, if the qualifying veteran is deceased you may join the appropriate organization, even if the qualifying veteran was not a member of The American Legion when living.

Auxiliary Officers


President:                             Erica Southern
1st Vice President:               Mary Morin
2nd Vice President:              Michele Cavegn
Secretary:                             Judy McDonald
Treasurer:                            Colleen Cox
Historian:                             Dawn Wade
Chaplain:                              Betty Gentile
Sergeant At Arms:                Pat Rabeau
Executive Committee:           Judy Davidson
                                             Annette Munroe
                                             Roberta Zimmerman
               


Eligibility requirements for american legion Auxiliary Membership

Membership in The American Legion Auxiliary shall be limited to the:

  • grandmothers, mothers, sisters, spouses, and direct and adopted female descendants of members of The American Legion; and


  • grandmothers, mothers, sisters, spouses, and direct and adopted female descendants of all men and women who served in either of the following periods: April 6, 1917, to November 11, 1918 and any time after December 7, 1941 who, being a citizen of the United States at the time of their entry therein served on active duty in the Armed Forces of any of the governments associated with the United States during either eligibility periods and died in the line of duty or after honorable discharge


  • (grandmothers, mothers, sisters, spouses, and direct and adopted female descendants of all men and women who were in the Armed Forces of the United States during either of the following periods: April 6, 1917, to November 11, 1918; and any time after December 7, 1941 who served on active duty in the Armed Forces of the United States during either eligibility periods and died in the line of duty or after honorable discharge; and


  • (4) to those women who of their own right are eligible for membership in The American Legion.*


* A woman who is eligible for American Legion membership is eligible to join the American Legion Auxiliary regardless of whether or not she is a member of The American Legion. However, eligibility of her female relatives (sister, mother, direct descendants) and/or spouse depends upon her membership in The American Legion.


Please send this application, along with a check for $30, to Post 175, Attention: Auxiliary President or bring it to the Post in person. You will need to include a copy of the service member's DD Form 214. If you need to obtain a copy, click here.  Junior members are $5.50.


Meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 7pm.