Please be aware that Veterans may apply for the “Veteran” designation on their driver’s license or Penn DOT issued ID card now. If the License or ID card is not due for renewal then it will cost $13.50 for a duplicate card. If the card is due for renewal then there is no charge for the Veteran designation. There is a self certification of Veteran status that is part of the new application. ...
Fair pay and benefits needed to maintain quality volunteer force
The leader of 2.4 million member American Legion says a Pentagon budget proposal unveiled Monday by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel endangers America’s national security and that downsizing force structure and benefits will lead to an exodus of quality men and women from the Armed Forces. “Secretary Hagel warned about a ‘hollowed...
How large is the Sons of The American Legion?
Each year since 1982, the Sons of The American Legion has set a new all-time high in membership. Currently, there are more than 350,000 members of the Sons in this country and abroad.
What is the administrative structure of the Sons?
Every member of the Sons belongs to a Squadron somewhere. The Squadron is the basic level of membership in our organization....
The SAL Detachment Convention is July 17-20, 2014 at the Crowne Plaza in Harrisburg, PA. All rooms must be reserved through Department Headquarters. Please complete the form in full and return it to The American Legion, ATTN: Debbie Watson, PO Box 2324, Harrisburg, PA 17105. If you have any questions call Debbie at 717-730-9100. Deadline for reservations are June 2, 2014. Read More →Read More Posts From This Category »