Membership in The American Legion Auxiliary-Unit 347
Auxiliary Membership Eligibility
You may join the American Legion Auxiliary if you meet the following conditions:
NEW FOR 2020 MEMBERSHIP YEAR: Male spouses are now eligible to join the Auxiliary! Please review the eligibility requirements below to see if you qualify!
Membership in the American Legion Auxiliary shall be limited to the grandmothers, mothers, sisters, spouses, and direct and adopted female descendants of all men and women who were in the Armed Forces of The United States during any of the following periods: April 6, 1917 to November 11, 1918 and any time after December 7, 1941; or who, being a citizen of the United States at the time of their entry therein, served on active duty in the Armed Forces of any of the governments associated with the United States during either eligibility periods and died in the line of duty or after honorable discharge; and to those women who of their own right are eligible for membership in The American Legion.
If you join before August 31st your membership is valid for the current calendar year. If you join after August 31st your membership is valid for the current year and the following year.
Auxiliary Membership Application/Instructions
The Membership Application can be downloaded on the following page. Please read and follow the included instructions. Mail-in or bring-in the completed application to the Post. If you have any questions you can call the Auxiliary Unit #347 office at 352-750-2099, or email the Auxiliary at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ALA MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION
If you need help obtaining the records to prove your eligibility visit The National Personnel Records Center, Military Personnel Records. It is the repository of millions of military personnel, health, and medical records of discharged and deceased veterans of all services during the 20th century. Information from the records is made available upon written request (with signature and date) to the extent allowed by law. Help with acquiring a copy of your relative's service records can sometimes be obtained through the National Archives Record Center.
Dues for The American Legion Auxiliary
Current Annual Dues are due by January 1, each year. You do not have to wait for notification from National to pay your dues.
For the year 2020 our dues are:
- Senior Members $35.00;
- Juniors (under 19) $5.00.
- Free membership is available to female veterans, including renewals, if you are dual member (Maintain American Legion and Auxiliary memberships), as long as you keep your Post #347 Legion membership current.
You may mail your dues to the Post at the address below, or bring it into the office any day Monday thru Friday between 9am and 4pm.
Veterans Memorial American Legion Auxiliary Unit #347
P.O. Box 802
Lady Lake, FL 32158