American Legion Post 175

Severna Park, MD

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

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

Or, 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.

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SAL Officers

Commander:                  Don Zimmerman
1st Vice Commander:     Brian Hoover
​2nd Vice Commander:    Danny Cavegn
Treasurer:                      Dave Dulin
​Adjutant:                        Rick Digby
Sergeant At Arms:          Dale McDonald
Historian:                       Dave Peterson
​Chaplain:                        Bill Munroe

Eligibility requirements for Sons of the american legion Membership

​Any man whose parent or grandparent is currently on active duty, serving honorably, anywhere in the United States or abroad, in any branch of the military, or has served honorably during any of the following eligible war eras, and is an active American Legion member at any chapter, we invite you to become a member of the Sons 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 application, along with a check for $18, to Post 175 attention SAL Commander 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

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