Dues are collected in advance starting July 1. If dues are not paid by January 1, the member is delinquent; if not paid by February 1, the member is suspended; and if not paid by July 1, their membership is forfeited.
Legion membership is $40.00 per year (Active Duty is $20.00) A copy of your DD-214 or equivalent is required. We will redact (black out) unneeded data.
Auxiliary membership is $35.00 per year or $3.00 if under 18.
Sons of The American Legion membership is $15.00.
Periods of eligibility are set by Congress:
Gulf War/War on Terrorism August 2, 1990 to date of cessation
Panama December 20, 1989-January 31, 1990
Lebanon and Grenada August 24, 1982 – July 31, 1984
Vietnam War February 28, 1961 – May 7, 1975
Korean War June 25, 1950 – January 31, 1955
WW II December 7, 1941 – December 31, 1946
WW I April 6, 1917 – November 11,1918
Use this form to indicate interest in becoming a member: Membership App and mail with payment and any required documentation to AL Post 39, PO Box 257, Middleton, ID 83644. Or bring them with you to any meeting. (Forms are also available at the meeting.) If possible, please make a separate check for each organization. Thank you.
Already a member and want to transfer? Transferring does not cost other than bringing your dues up to date, if necessary. And, unless you want to maintain your continuous years of service, there is no need to pay for missed years, just the current year.