The American Legion's success depends entirely on active membership, participation and volunteerism. The organization belongs to the people it serves and the society in which it thrives.
By joining Post 155 you can make a difference in your town, our county and Long Island in general. Our Post is committed to working efforts for the betterment of the families, people and veterans in our community. Your reason to join our Post is in essence to support and assist in our efforts to improve the quality of life for those we care about.
Thank you for considering membership in our Post and know you will be warmly welcomed!
United States Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corps or Navy.
There is no minimum time of service necessary for membership.
Your dates of service need to correspond with the following:
1. August 2, 1990 to the present
2. December 20, 1989 to January 31, 1990
3. August 24, 1982 to July 31, 1984
4. February 28, 1961 to May 7, 1975
5. June 25, 1950 to January 31, 1955
6. December 7, 1941 to December 31, 1946
7. Service in the U.S. Merchant Marines between
December 7, 1941 to December 31, 1946.
You will receive a high quality free monthly magazine in which our nation's leaders speak directly to citizens on the pages of The American Legion Magazine. The American Legion's organizational goals are promoted using the words of talented writers, professional journalists, and world leaders.
You have at your disposal great member discounts. Your membership gives you and your family practical, money-saving discounts that can easily save you many times the cost of your annual membership dues.
A voice in our nation's capital is very important to maintain our military entitlements. Your membership adds to the numbers of our enrollment and those numbers represent authority at the voting polls. The American Legion is the nation's most influential, effective and dependable advocate of veterans affairs fighting for better active-duty pay, improved housing for active-duty families, securing all veterans service programs and helping to ensure that the Veterans Administration's medical system can properly care for veterans.
You and your family have 100% support when it comes to your Veterans Administration entitlements. Your membership helps support Department Service Officers nationwide who assist veterans in preparing claims and obtaining their full military healthcare entitlements through the Veterans Administration.
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