Post 101

Join the Sons of the American Legion - Squadron 101, in Somers!

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Are you a son, adopted son, step-son of a Veteran? Would you like to join Sons of The American Legion? Call us at (888) 240-8188, or email us at: Info@SomersPost101.com provide your contact information and we'll respond back to you as soon as possible, to determine your eligibility status and if applicable, have you apply for membership in the world's largest Veteran's organization. Complete the application and proudly become a  SON OF THE AMERICAN LEGION.

Q: I am a male decendant, of someone who served in the military between April 6, 1917-Nov. 11, 1918 or Dec. 7, 1941 to present.  Can I join the Sons of The American Legion?

A: If your relative who served on active duty for at least one day and has an Honorable discharge during the dates above, you may join the Sons of The American Legion, even if the qualifying Veteran died during the dates above, and was never a member of the American Legion when living.

If you are interested in joining the Sons of the American Legion in Somers, please contact us.

Membership Eligibility

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, or during the period December 7, 1941 - Today, encompassing World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, Lebanon, Grenada, Panama, the Persian Gulf War, Iraq, Afghanistan or any of the periods in between, or who died subsequent to their honorable discharge from such service, shall be eligible for membership in the Sons of The American Legion.

Per Nationals SAL (confirming text...)

All male descendants adopted sons, and stepsons of members of The American Legion, and such male descendants of veterans who died in service during the period of April 6, 1917, through November 11, 1918, or any time from December 7, 1941, to date, who served honorably, as 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.

 

Preamble to the S.A.L. National Constitution

Proud possessors of a priceless heritage, we male descendants of Veterans, associate ourselves together as "Sons of The American Legion" for the following purposes:  To uphold and defend the Constitution of the United States of America; to maintain law and order; to foster and perpetuate a true spirit of Americanism; to preserve the memories of our former members and the associations of our members and our forefathers in the Service to our Great Country; to inculcate a sense of individual obligation to the community, state and nation; to combat the autocracy of both the classes and masses; to make right the master of might; to promote peace and good will on earth; to safeguard and transmit to posterity the principles of justice, freedom and democracy; to consecrate and sanctify our friendship by our devotion to mutual helpfulness; to adopt in letter and spirit all of the great principles for which The American Legion stands; and to assist in carrying on for God and Country.