Membership

The American Legion was chartered by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic, mutual-help, and community service organization which now numbers 2.4 million – men and women – in more than 14,000 American Legion Posts worldwide.  These Posts are organized into 55 Departments – one each for the 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, France, Mexico, and the Philippines.

Eligibility

Membership eligibility in The American Legion is based on honorable service within the U.S. Armed Forces between April 6, 1917 and November 11, 1918 (World War I); December 7, 1941, and December 31, 1946 (World War II); June 25, 1950, and January 31, 1955 (Korean war); December 22, 1961, and May 7, 1975 (Vietnam War); August 24, 1982, and July 31, 1984 (Lebanon/Grenada); December 20, 1989, and January 31, 1990 (Operation Just Cause – Panama); or August 2, 1990, until the date of the end of hostilities as determined by the government of the United States.

Joining the American Legion

    • HQ Post 1981 Online Membership Application

AL Membership Reports

SAL Membership Reports

Recruiting Procedures

Recruiting Posters

CONTACT

DEPT OF NORTH CAROLINA
HEADQUARTERS

4 North Blount Street
PO Box 26657
Raleigh, NC 27611-6657

Phone: (919) 832-7506
Fax: (919) 832-6428
E-mail: info@nclegion.org

Department Adjutant
Tierian “Randy” Cash
tcash@nclegion.org

Executive Secretary
Deborah Rose
drose@nclegion.org

Membership Manager
Loree Miller
lmiller@nclegion.org

Bookkeeper
Sheila Bayles
sbayles@nclegion.org

Programs & Media Manager
Greg Gidding
ggidding@nclegion.org

AL Membership Report Archives

Click on a date to review a report.
“D” – Department of NC Reports, “N” = National Reports

AL 2018-19 Membership Year

Mar 2019

Apr 2019

May 2019

Jun 2019

Jul 2019

AL 2017 – 2018 Membership Year

SAL Membership Report Archives

Click on a date to review a report.
“D” – Department of NC Reports, “N” = National Reports

SAL Membership Year 2018-19

Feb 2019

02-22-19 – D

Mar 2019

Apr 2019

May 2019

Jun 2019

Jul 2019

SAL Membership Year 2017-18