Eligibility requirements for american legion membership

​If you are currently on active duty, serving honorably, anywhere in the United States or abroad, in any branch of the military, or have served honorably during any of the following eligible war eras, we invite you to become a member of the American Legion.


  • ​August 2, 1990 through today (Gulf War/War on Terrorism)
  • ​December 20, 1989 to January 20, 1990 (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)


Please send this Legion Membership App 2016.pdf, along with a check for $40, to Post 175 attention First Vice or bring it to the Post in person. You will need to include a copy of your DD Form 214. If you need to obtain a copy, click here





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

Legion Officers


Commander:                 Chris Jensen

1st Vice Commander:    RichardBonnett

​2nd Vice Commander:   Dan Leatherman

3rd Vice Commander:    Ambrose Cavegn

Adjutant:                       Dan Leatherman

Finance:                         John O'Toole

Judge Advocate:            

Sergeant at Arms:          Bill Vincent

Chaplain:                       Ned Clark Coleman

Service Officer:              Andre Milot

Historian:                      Mark Horner


American Legion Post 175

    Severna Park, MD

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