Eligibility for Membership

All male descendants, adopted sons and stepsons of members of The American Legion, and such male descendants of veterans who died in service during World War I, World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, Lebanon, Grenada, Panama, the Persian Gulf War, and the Global War on Terrorism, during the delimiting periods set forth in Article IV, Section 1, of the National Constitution of The American Legion, or who died subsequent to their honorable discharge from such service, shall be eligible for membership in the Sons of The American Legion.

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SAL Membership

Updated January 24th, 2020 (9:13am)

SAL Membership Processing
Next Membership Update Scheduled for Thursday, 1/30/2020
Membership is Processed Daily at Dept 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM Monday – Friday
Method Received Processing Time
Mailed to Department – Delaware, OH 12 Business Days
Drop-Off to Department – Delaware, OH 12 Business Days
Holidays 2 Additional Business Days
1/24/2020
Dist New Trad Ren *Pending 2020 MBR To-Date 2020 Quota Quota (%)
7 107 1,034 108 1,249 1,410 88.58%
4 125 1,299 30 1,454 1,804 80.60%
9 97 1,238 31 1,366 1,696 80.54%
2 112 2,167 84 2,363 2,973 79.48%
12 31 425 33 489 616 79.38%
5 216 2775 243 3,234 4,186 77.26%
13 107 1,138 10 1,255 1,629 77.04%
3 193 1,742 106 2,041 2,659 76.76%
1 160 3,014 333 3,507 4,581 76.56%
8 79 998 34 1,111 1,471 75.53%
11 125 1,613 44 1,782 2,536 70.27%
10 138 1,869 94 2,101 3,000 70.03%
6 39 551 13 603 959 62.88%
14 37 540 8 585 968 60.43%
Not Assigned 0 0 0 0 0 0.00%
Totals 1,566 20,403 1,171 23,140 30,488 75.90%
*The ‘Pending’ column on the SAL report represents renewals that were submitted either by the Squadron or Detachment and have not yet been processed. Once they are processed they then move into the ‘New’ and ‘Traditional Renew’ columns.

Click for Online Renewal report: SAL Online Membership Transmittal Report 01.24.20

(The online renewals are included in the ‘New’ and ‘Traditional Renew’ columns in the above report. Thank you.)

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Squadron Awards: The first five (5) in each size category to reach quota will receive a cash prize.

  • Small squadrons [10-50 members] ($50):
    • 07/25/2019 – Don V. Cross Squadron No. 357 (D-10, Minerva)
    • 08/29/2019 – Wendell L. Willkie Squadron No. 19 (D-14, Akron)
    • 09/05/2019 – Caufield Squadron No. 434 (D-5, Bloomville)
    • 09/12/2019 – Scherer Squadron No. 493 (D-2, Jackson Center)
    • 09/19/2019 – William A. Baker Squadron No. 363 (D-7, Lucasville)
      •  [tie]  – Howard A. Blair Squadron No. 423 (D-10, Rittman)
  • Medium squadrons [51-150 members] ($100):
    • 07/25/2019 – Franklin Squadron No. 1 (D-12, Ashville)
    • 09/05/2019 – Victory Squadron No. 260 (D-5, Attica)
    • 10/10/2019 – St. Henry Squadron No. 648 (D-2, St. Henry)
    • 10/31/2019 – Williamsburg Squadron No. 288 (D-4, Williamsburg)
    • 11/14/2019 – Minster Squadron No. 387 (D-2, Minster)
  • Large squadrons [151-250 members] ($150):
    • 10/24/2019 – Ward L. Adams Squadron No. 454 (D-1, Ridgeville Corners)
    • 11/27/2019 – Merritt Squadron No. 142 (D-7, Waverly)
    • 12/12/2019 – Valley Squadron No. 375 (D-10, Malvern)
    • 12/19/2019 – Brecksville-Excelsior Squadron No. 196 (D-13, Brecksville)
    • 01/02/2020 – Ross County Squadron No. 62 (D-7, Chillicothe)
  • Jumbo squadrons [251+ members] ($200):

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Officers Certification Form:

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Consolidated Squadron Report Form:

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