Eligibility for Membership

S.A.L. members include males of all ages whose parents or grandparents served in the U.S. military and were eligible for American Legion 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 February 24th, 2021

SAL Membership Processing
Next Membership Update Scheduled for Wednesday, 03/03/2021
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
Dist New Trad Ren *Pending 2021 MBR To-Date 2021 Quota Quota (%)
4 164 1,462 86 1,712 1,802 95.01%
14 67 692 67 826 969 85.24%
2 104 2,297 79 2,480 2,992 82.89%
1 164 3,409 123 3,696 4,464 82.80%
12 42 441 15 498 609 81.77%
5 136 3137 124 3,397 4,158 81.70%
10 152 2,246 41 2,439 2,999 81.33%
3 122 1,981 59 2,162 2,713 79.69%
9 64 1,214 78 1,356 1,702 79.67%
8 66 968 58 1,092 1,387 78.73%
6 37 588 29 654 838 78.04%
13 84 1,081 10 1,175 1,552 75.71%
7 64 1,052 7 1,123 1,490 75.37%
11 86 1,662 168 1,916 2,552 75.08%
Not Assigned 0 0 0 0 0 0.00%
Totals 1,352 22,230 944 24,526 30,227 81.14%

 

 

*The ‘Pending’ column on the SAL report represents renewals that were submitted either by the Squadron or Detachment and have not yet been processed completely by National HQ. Once they are processed they then move into the ‘New’ and ‘Traditional Renew’ columns.

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

SAL Membership Docs

Officers Certification Form:

(PDF or XLS or ONLINE) …note: you will need to download the .pdf version to your computer for a fill-able document you can print…

Consolidated Squadron Report Form:

(PDF or XLS)

SAL 2021 District Conferences Information Form