Chili American Legion Family Post 1830

Sons of the Legion

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Are you a a son of a Veteran? Would you like to join The American Legion? Check your local American Legion Post where you can find out your eligibility status and apply for membership in the world's largest Veteran's organization. Complete the application and proudly become a SON OF THE LEGION.

Q: I am related to someone who served on active duty during one of the membership eligibilty dates. Can I join the Sons of The American Legion?

A: If your relative who served on active duty during one of the membership eligibility dates and is a member of The American Legion, you may join the Sons of The American Legion.

However, if the qualifying Veteran is deceased you may join the appropriate organization, even if the qualifying Veteran was not a member of The American Legion when living.

Preamble to the S.A.L. National Constitution

Proud possessors of a priceless heritage, we male descendants of Veterans of the Great Wars, associate ourselves together as "Sons of The American Legion" for the following purposes:  To uphold and defend the Constitution of the United States of America; to maintain law and order; to foster and perpetuate a true spirit of Americanism; to preserve the memories of our former members and the associations of our members and our forefathers in the Great Wars; to inculcate a sense of individual obligation to the community, state and nation; to combat the autocracy of both the classes and masses; to make right the master of might; to promote peace and good will on earth; to safeguard and transmit to posterity the principles of justice, freedom and democracy; to consecrate and sanctify our friendship by our devotion to mutual helpfulness; to adopt in letter and spirit all of the great principles for which The American Legion stands; and to assist in carrying on for God and Country.


Sons Of The American Legion Squadron 1830.



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Any male wishing to join The Sons of the American Legion at Chili Squadron 1830 must be able to prove that his father or grandfather was a veteran in service to America during the American Legion eligibility dates listed on the membership page. (And therefore the parent must be eligible to Join the American Legion). If living, the parent must be a member in good standing in the American Legion. If desceased, you must be able to provide a copy of their discharge papers (DD-214) proving their eligibility to join the American Legion. Any person wishing to join Squadron 1830 is encouraged to attend one of the sons meetings and fill out the apropriate forms and bring theirs parents discharge papers with them. (And when the webmaster learns how to load a membership form on this site then you can print it out and sent or bring it in).

Meetings will be held on: ( the second Thursday of each month @ Chili American Legion Post 1830

Apr. 10th, 2022, Breakfast 9:30am, meeting after

May. 12th, 2022 @ 7:pm


Sep. 8th, 2022 @ 7:pm

Oct. 9th, Breakfast 9:30am, Meeting to fallow

Nov. 10th, 2022 @ 7:pm

Dec. 8th, 2022 @ 7:pm


To visit the Dept. of N.Y. S.A.L. Website, Please click here!


For a list of squadron officers, please see the Post Officers page on this website!