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 June 20th, 2020 (10:00 am)

SAL Membership Processing
Next Membership Update Scheduled for Wednesday, 6/24/2020
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
6/20/2020
Dist New Trad Ren *Pending 2020 MBR To-Date 2020 Quota Quota (%)
1 274 4,073 6 4,353 4,581 95.02%
2 176 2,753 4 2,933 2,973 98.65%
3 274 2,363 8 2,645 2,659 99.47%
4 175 1,585 0 1,760 1,804 97.56%
5 312 3680 2 3,994 4,186 95.41%
6 54 745 1 800 959 83.42%
7 149 1,308 0 1,457 1,410 103.33%
8 105 1,247 0 1,352 1,471 91.91%
9 146 1,509 4 1,659 1,696 97.82%
10 208 2,658 50 2,916 3,000 97.20%
11 179 2,295 0 2,474 2,536 97.56%
12 50 522 0 572 616 92.86%
13 131 1,365 14 1,510 1,629 92.69%
14 84 850 0 934 968 96.49%
Not Assigned 0 0 0 0 0 0.00%
Totals 2,317 26,953 89 29,359 30,488 96.30%

 

*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.)

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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):
    • 02/13/2020 – Loudon Squadron No. 257 (D-5, Loudonville)
    • 04/23/2020 – Russell Chadwick Squadron No. 389 (D-11, Beverly)
    • 04/30/2020 – Zanesville Squadron No. 29 (D-11, Zanesville)

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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

SAL Commander’s Program Award

Buckeye Recruiter Pin

Individual Recruitment Award Pin

(SAL) District and Detachment Caps ONLY!!

Cap & Name Tag Order Form

(ONLINE)

Detachment Commander Homecoming Information – TBD

Detachment Commander Homecoming Hotel Information – TBD