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If you have served federal active duty in the United States Armed Forces during any of the war eras listed below, and have been honorably discharged, or are still serving — you are eligible for membership in The American Legion!
|War Era||Start Date||End Date|
|Persian Gulf/ War on Terrorism||August 2, 1990||Present *|
|Operation Just Cause - Panama||December 20, 1989||January 31, 1990|
|Lebanon/Grenada||August 24, 1982||July 31, 1984|
|Vietnam||February 28, 1961||May 7, 1975|
|Korea||June 25, 1950||January 31, 1955|
|World War II **||December 7, 1941||December 31, 1946|
|World War I||April 6, 1917||November 11, 1918|
* Because eligibility dates remain open, all members of the U.S. Armed Forces are eligible to join The American Legion currently, until the date of the end of hostilities as determined by the government of the United States.
** U.S. Merchant Marine eligible only from December 7, 1941 to December 31, 1946 (WWII).