American Legion Auxiliary

American Legion Auxiliary

Auxiliary

Founded in 1919, The American Legion Auxiliary has nearly 1 million members from all walks of life. The Auxiliary administers hundreds of volunteer programs, gives tens of thousands of hours to its communities and to veterans, and raises millions of dollars to support its own programs, as well as other worthwhile charities familiar to Americans. It is all accomplished with volunteers.

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Be part of the legacy.  Share the vision.  Join The American Legion Auxiliary today.

You can print the application now or just come on down and and see us at 315 S. Meadowbrook Circle, Gardner, KS.

While originally organized to assist The American Legion, the Auxiliary has achieved its own unique identity while working side-by-side with the veterans who belong to The American Legion. Like the Legion, the Auxiliary’s interests have broadened to encompass the entire community.

The American Legion Auxiliary is the world’s largest women’s patriotic service organization. Through its nearly 10,500 units located in every state and some foreign countries, the Auxiliary embodies the spirit of America that has prevailed through war and peace. Along with The American Legion, it solidly stands behind America and her ideals

 

Post 19 Auxiliary Officers

President – ​Sheri Barber
Vice President – ​Danedri Herbert
Membership​ ​Chair​ - Sarah Wilhite
Secretary – ​Ann Barnes
Treasurer – ​Tamie Thurston
Chaplain – ​Carmaletta Gilmore
Historian ​– Jenny Burk
Sgt at Arms​ – Kim Balog

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Eligibility Requirements for American Legion Auxiliary Membership

Membership in the American Legion Auxiliary shall be limited to the grandmothers, mothers, sisters, wives, and direct and adopted female descendants of members of The American Legion, and to the grandmothers, mothers, sisters, wives, 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 and died in the line of duty during such service, or who, having received an Honorable Discharge, died after service:

A woman who is eligible for American Legion membership is eligible to join the American Legion Auxiliary regardless of whether or not she is a member of The American Legion. However, eligibility of her female relatives (sister, mother, direct decedents) depends upon her membership in The American Legion.

Gulf War/War on Terrorism August 2, 1990 to date of cessation
Panama December 20, 1989 - January 31, 1990
Lebanon and Grenada August 24, 1982 - July 31, 1984
Vietnam War February 28, 1961 - May 7, 1975
Korean War June 25, 1950 - January 31, 1955
WW II December 7, 1941 - December 31, 1946
WW I April 6, 1917 - November 11,1918

National Archives and Records Administration
Telephone: 1-866-272-6272
www.archives.gov

Get Started...

Be part of the legacy.  Share the vision.  Join The American Legion Auxiliary today.

You can print the application now or just come on down and and see us at 315 S. Meadowbrook Circle, Gardner, KS.