Join The American Legion
Because The American Legion must always speak with the strong voice of patriotism, of knowledge, and of creative thinking, it needs and wants the membership of all war veterans who believe in individual freedom in these days of change and challenge. To be eligible, you must have an honorable discharge or separation showing a period of active military service during any one of the following periods: April 6, 1917 to November 11, 1918; December 7, 1941 to December 31, 1946; June 25, 1950 to January 31, 1955; February 28, 1961 to May 7, 1975; August 24, 1982 to July 31, 1984; December 20, 1989 to January 31, 1990; plus Desert Storm dates August 2, 1990 to cessation of hostilities.
Questions or requests for additional information should be directed to:
American Legion Post 496
P.O. Box 308, Kent, Ohio 44240
As we build up the new site, we will be adding more information including possible a form to sign up directly from the website.