American Legion - Post 26 - 15th District - Area 3 - Department of California

Chartered August 7, 1919

 

Requirements for Membership

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If you have served on federal active duty in the United States Armed Forces between 7 December 1941 and the present and have been honorably discharged or are still serving you are eligible for membership in The American Legion

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History

 

The American Legion was chartered by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic veteran’s organization. Focusing on service to veterans, their families and communities, the Legion evolved from a group of war-weary veterans of World War I into one of the most influential nonprofit groups in America.