Eligibility

If you have served federal active duty in the 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  Present*

December 20, 1989 to January 31, 1990

August 24, 1982 to July 31, 1984

February 28, 1961 to May 7, 1975

June 25, 1950 to January 31, 1955

December 7, 1941 to December 31, 1946

April 6, 1917 to November 11, 1918
Operation Desert Shield/Storm

Operation Just Cause

Lebanon/Grenada

Vietnam War

Korean War

World War II

World War I
* Because eligibility dates remain open, all members of the US 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.

Benefits

We're veterans just like you, nearly 3 million strong, who care about America, veterans and their families and our nation's youth. The Legion is a powerful voice in Washington dedicated to preserving the rights we've all earned - and were promised - by service to our nation in uniform.

We invite you to join us now. Membership brings an impressive array of benefits. www.legion.org The American Legion is always there for you and your family - in Washington and nearly 15,000 local posts throughout America and abroad. Just like you, we're Still Serving America

Annual membership fees for Richard C. DuPont Post 18 are $35.00. If you meet the eligibility requirements and would like to be a member of our post, simply complete the Membership Application and mail to:

Membership Chairman
PO Box 59
Claymont DE 19703

For additional information, contact Lyman Brenner at (302) 478-1651
or email: p18cmdrde@delegion.org

Become a Member
REMEMBER, IT’S NOT THE PRICE YOU PAY TO BE A MEMBER.
IT IS THE PRICE YOU PAID TO BECOME ELIGIBLE TO BE A MEMBER