Eligibility for Membership

Any person shall be eligible for membership in The American Legion who was a member of the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, Air Force, or the Space Force of the United States and assigned to active duty at some time during any of the following periods:

The current eligibility period from is from December 1941 – Present, and includes the current war campaigns. All current active duty military are eligible for membership.

  • World War I
    April 6, 1917 to Nov 11, 1918
  • December 1941-Present

District Membership

Updated March 31st, 2021

Membership Processing
Next Membership Update Scheduled: TBD
Membership is Processed Daily at Dept 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM Monday – Friday
Method Received Processing Time
Online Post Processing 7 Business Days
Mailed to Department – Delaware, OH 12 Business Days
Drop-Off to Department – Delaware, OH 12 Business Days
Holidays 2 Additional Business Days

IMPORTANT REMINDERS:

  • The National membership report will not be available to run and sent out after March 31st until the conversion to the new myLegion.org system is complete. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
3/31/2021
Dist New PUFL Online Ren Trad Ren 888 Transfers 2021 MBR To-Date 2021 Quota Quota (%) 2020 MBR To-Date
4 242 819 1,117 5,384 540 8,102 8,052 100.62% 7,806
7 102 239 338 2,378 62 3,119 3,327 93.75% 3,138
5 187 942 1,365 6,611 70 9,175 9,824 93.39% 9,481
2 78 610 649 3,447 56 4,840 5,206 92.97% 5,067
11 78 428 409 2,786 40 3,741 4,035 92.71% 3,923
8 73 374 523 2,317 27 3,314 3,585 92.44% 3,463
1 149 752 1,023 5,288 74 7,286 7,890 92.34% 7,624
10 123 563 1,062 5,978 300 8,026 8,698 92.27% 8,340
12 56 376 736 2,038 95 3,301 3,585 92.08% 3,360
6 57 339 478 2,034 49 2,957 3,217 91.92% 3,108
3 159 872 1,301 4,817 81 7,230 7,878 91.77% 7,629
13 74 348 623 2,412 29 3,486 3,820 91.26% 3,708
14 54 241 421 1,675 33 2,424 2,701 89.74% 2,477
9 68 359 663 3,183 39 4,312 4,835 89.18% 4,682
99 3 399 1,240 3,717 0 5,359 0 0.00% 5,357
Totals 1,503 7,661 11,948 54,065 1,495 76,184 84,724 89.92% 79,163

RETAIN. RECRUIT. REINSTATE.