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Membership Eligibility:

All male descendants, adopted sons and stepsons of members of the American Legion, and such male descendants of veterans who died in service during World War I, WWII, Korean war, the Vietnam War, Lebanon, Grenada, Panama, and the Persian Gulf war, during the delimiting periods set forth in Article IV, section I, of the National Constitution of the American Legion, or who died subsequent to their honorable discharge from such service, shall be eligible for membership in the Sons Of The American Legion.

There shall be no forms or classes of membership except an active membership.

Are you a son of a veteran? Would you like to join The American Legion? Call or email your local American Legion Post 44, Elephant Butte, 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.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

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

A: If your relative 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.

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meeting information

Monthly meetings are held at Post 44 on the Third Tuesday of the Month at 6:30 p.m.

Sons of the American Legion Squadron Officer’s 2012-2013

    The following Squadron officers were elected or appointed on April 17, 2012 at the annual membership meeting of the Sons of The American Legion, Squadron 44 located in Elephant Butte.  The officers elect took office on May 17, 2012

  • Squadron Commander:
    Full Name: William “Bill” Nenno

    Address: POB 1765
    Phone Number: 744-5227

  • First Vice Commander:
    Full Name: Denny Druce

    Address: 404 Mescal
    Phone Number: 894-7835

  • Adjutant:
    Full Name: Bob Nellis

    Address: POB 1483
    Phone Number: 744-4257

  • Finance officer:
    Full Name: Gene Hill

    Address: POB 1438
    Phone Number: 744-9107

  • Sergeant-At-Arms:
    Full Name: John Milsap

    Address: POB 523
    Phone Number: 744-5092

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