2020 Membership is now Due
I would like to take this time to welcome you to the official Web Site of the American Legion, New York 381 John J. Welch Post. It is here that you can stay current with Post news, Information and up - coming events. We make every attemp to keep the site current and as up to date as possible. We would also like to hear from you about any suggestion or comments you may have on how this site can best serve you. It is, after all, Your site. You can find current news and events under the NEWS/EVENTS Tab. The WHO WE ARE Defines the American Legion. You will find The most recent News letters Under the NEWS LETTERS Tab and So on. So explore, Have fun and most importanly, Come back often.
For all your special occasion's and events, choose from 2 great halls. Our New Banquet Facility seats up to 150 Persons. Optional Food and beverage service is also available via our fully equipt Kitchen and seperate Bar. For more information or to book your event, Stop in or call the post today!
Eligibility Requirements for American Legion:
If you are currently on active duty, serving the United States honorably, anywhere in the world, or have served honorably during any of the following eligible war eras, we invite you to become a member of The American Legion. National Guard and Reservists having been Federally activated (including basic training) during these same war eras also meet the eligibility requirements.
Eligibility Requirements for American Legion Auxiliary:
All women who are eligible for membership in the Auxiliary fall into one of the following categories:
1. The mothers, wives, daughters, sisters, granddaughters, great-granddaughters and grandmothers of members of The American Legion.
2. The mothers, wives, daughters, sisters, granddaughters, great-granddaughters and grandmothers of those who served in the Armed Forces of the United States during any of the eligibility periods listed and who died in the line of duty during such service, or who, having received an Honorable Discharge, died after such service.
3. The mothers, wives, daughters, sisters, granddaughters, great granddaughters and grandmothers of those who were citizens of the United States and who served during any of the eligibility periods in the Armed Forces of any of the governments who were allies of the United States and who died in the line of duty during such service, or who, having received an Honorable Discharge, died after such service.
4. Women who are eligible for membership in The American Legion in their own right.
Eligibility Requirements for Sons of the American Legion:
Sons of The American Legion members include males of all ages whose parents or grandparents served in the U.S. military and were eligible for American Legion membership