Post 159 Membership Application
Paid Up For Life Application Online
Contact First Vice Commander Dave Rice for more information
Why should you be a member of the American Legion?
1. You would be a member of one of the largest and most distinguished Veterans Organizations.
2. You can help influence Congress.... The American Legion has in place a National President whose job is to lobby for Veterans for Increased military pay and concurrent receipt of military longevity, retirement, VA disability compensation, Improved access to VA health care facilities, employment services and transition assistance for veterans and for active duty personnel, improved Montgomery GI Bill education benefits and reduction of claims backlog.
3. You can help support fellow veterans and their families. The American Legion has national and local programs to provide tempory financial assistance. Our Family Support Network helps families of deployed service members.
4. You will receive a National American Legion magazine once a month, an American Legion paper from the Department of Texas quarterly. and a newsletter from our post once a month.
5. You will have social and volunteer opportunities. We meet once a month on the first Thursday of each month for social hour, dining and business meeting. We have lots of gatherings, parties and events as well as oppotunities to serve our community and fellow veterans. Post 159 has a very distinguished Honor Guard, including a Rifle Firing Squad and Color Guard, who are kept very busy with community, school activities and ceremonies including funerals.