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 September 24, 2020

SAL Membership Processing
Next Membership Update Scheduled for Thursday, 10/1/2020
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
9/24/2020
Dist New Trad Ren *Pending 2021 MBR To-Date 2021 Quota Quota (%)
4 42 461 19 522 1,802 28.97%
12 11 137 2 150 609 24.63%
14 16 174 12 202 969 20.85%
5 26 571 56 653 4,158 15.70%
1 33 571 94 698 4,464 15.64%
7 9 203 18 230 1,490 15.44%
10 38 352 55 445 2,999 14.84%
11 33 258 75 366 2,552 14.34%
8 15 142 36 193 1,387 13.91%
9 2 186 29 217 1,702 12.75%
13 10 124 63 197 1,552 12.69%
2 17 234 37 288 2,992 9.63%
3 28 116 111 255 2,713 9.40%
6 6 64 7 77 838 9.19%
Not Assigned 0 0 0 0 0 0.00%
Totals 286 3,593 614 4,493 30,227 14.86%

 

 

*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.)

Squadron Quota Awards

The first five (5) squadrons in each of the size categories to achieve 100% of quota will earn a prize as follows: $50.00 (Small Squadrons); $100.00 (Medium Squadrons); $150.00 (Large Squadrons); $200.00 (Jumbo Squadrons). In the event of a tie for the final spot in a category, the prize will be split between the qualifying squadrons.

Small Squadrons [10-50 Members]

  • 1) 09/03/2020 – Leesburg Squadron No. 568 (Leesburg, D-07)
  • 2) 09/17/2020 – Buckingham-Dermer Squadron No. 514 (Willard, D-05)
  • 3) 09/24/2020 – Clyde B. Smith Squadron No. 57 (Amanda, D-08)
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Medium Squadrons [51-150 Members]

  • T-1) 08/27/2020 – Franklin Squadron No. 1 (Columbus, D-12)
  • T-1) 08/27/2020 – Williamsburg Squadron No. 288 (Williamsburg, D-04)
  • 3) 09/17/2020 – Garfield Memorial Squadron No. 566 (Akron, D-14)
  • 4) 09/24/2020 – Halker-Flege Squadron No. 69 (Reading, D-04)
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Large Squadrons [151-250 Members]

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Jumbo Squadrons [251+ Members]

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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