GET INVOLVED

Become a Member

Women who are eligible for membership in The American Legion are eligible to join the American Legion Auxiliary.  Women who are thegrandmothers, 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 are eligible to join.

                                                Eligibility Dates

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

Membership Application:    English Version (pdf) | Spanish Version (pdf)

Proof of your eligibility
If the person you are eligible through is a member of The American Legion, include his or her American Legion member ID number and Unit information on your application. If the person who provides your eligibility is deceased, acceptable eligibility documents include:

  • DD-214 Discharge Papers (not issued until after the Korean War) to order visit www.archives.gov
  • Official Military Orders
  • Official Military Service Citations/Awards
  • Letters related to the veteran’s military service. Must be on official government letterhead
  • Certificate from the VA records center in Louis
  • Data from the back of older discharges

Volunteer

Not eligible to join the Auxiliary, you can still make a difference, Volunteer!  Opportunities are flexible, contact us and let us know your areas of interest: E-mail us at alasecretary@delegion.org

Veterans Affairs & Rehabilitation*
Education and Scholarships Activities*
Girls State
Youth Activities*
Community Service
Fundraising

*Participation in some activities may only be available to American Legion Auxiliary members.

Advocate

The American Legion Auxiliary supports the legislative priorities adopted by The American Legion.  Current issues support by The American Legion Legislative Action Center.

Let your local, state and national representatives know where you stand on issues impacting Veterans, Service Members and their families. Tips on communicating with elected officials.

How to advocate information is located on The American Legion National Organization site alaforveterans.org

Find a Delaware Unit

Delaware Unit #1

Wilmington, DE 19808

Walter L. Fox Unit #2

835 S. Bay Road

Dover, DE 19903

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Henlopen Unit #5

300 King Charles Avenue

Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971

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Nanticoke Unit #6

230 Front Street

Seaford, DE 19973

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Callaway Kemp Raughley Tee Unit #7

17448 South DuPont Highway

Harrington, DE 19952

Email: aux07@comcast.net

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Sussex Unit #8

673 North Bedford Street

Georgetown, DE 19947

Robert L. Taylor Unit #13

Delaware City

David C. Harrison Unit #14

107 W. Glenwood Ave

Smyrna, DE 19977

William T. Spooner Unit #17

113 American Legion Road

Lewes, DE 19958

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Richard C.DuPont Unit #18

PO Box 63

Claymont, DE 19703

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Laurel Unit #19

12168 Laurel Road

Laurel, DE 19956

Dagsboro Unit #24

28181 Nine Foot Road

Dagsboro, DE 19939

Canal Unit #25

605 N. Broad St

Middletown, DE 19709

Email: unit25de@verizon.net

Oak Orchard – Riverdale Unit #28

31768 Legion Road

Millsboro, DE 19966

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Joseph B. Stahl Memorial Unit #30

3 East Jackson Avenue

New Castle, DE 19720

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