If you have served federal active duty in the United States Armed
Forces since December 7, 1941, and have been honorably discharged or
are still serving - you are eligible for membership in The American
eligibility dates remain open, all active
duty members of the U.S. Armed Forces are eligible
to join The American Legion at this time, until the date of the end of
hostilities as determined by the government of the United States.
Merchant Marine eligible only from December 7, 1941 to December 31,