The American Legion Auxiliary Unit #18 of Claymont would like to invite you
to join our group. The mission of the American Legion Auxiliary is to serve
veterans, their families and their communities. We have an energetic team
that commits volunteer hours to serving our veterans and we have fun doing
it! Additionally we are active participates in our Department's State Wide
programs - holding Executive Offices and Chairman Positions design to assistant
Delaware's American Auxiliary Members efforts meet their mission outreach
Even if you can't attend our monthly meetings, we have projects that you can do on your own time.
If you would like to know more about what YOU can do, contact us.
GENERAL MEETINGS AND LOCATION:
Meetings are 3rd Thursday of each month from Sep-May (except Dec) at 7:00 PM
Claymont Fire House
3223 Philadelphia Pike
Claymont, DE 19703
President, Arnita Coleman 302-385-6184
Vice President, Aleta Krauss
Treasurer, Lisa McCarley
Auxiliary email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
JOINING AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY, RICHARD C. DUPONT UNIT 18
Dues are $20.00 per year and Junior members' dues are $5.00 yearly.
Eligibility Requirements for American Legion Auxiliary Membership
Women eligible for membership in The American Legion are also eligible to join the American Legion Auxiliary:
Membership in the American Legion Auxiliary shall be limited to the grandmothers,
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:
Aug. 2, 1990 to today (Gulf War / War on Terrorism)
Dec. 20, 1989 to Jan. 31, 1990 (Panama)
Aug. 24, 1982 to July 31, 1984 (Lebanon / Grenada)
Feb. 28, 1961 to May 7, 1975 (Vietnam War)
June 25, 1950 to Jan. 31, 1955 (Korean War)
Dec. 7, 1941 to Dec. 31, 1946 (World War II)
April 6, 1917 to Nov. 11, 1918 (World War I)
to the date of cessation of hostilities as determined by the Government of the United States; all dates inclusive, or who being citizens of the United States at the time of their entry therein, served on active duty in the Armed Forces of any of the governments associated with the United States during any of said periods, and died in line of duty or after honorable discharge; and to those women who of their own right are eligible for membership in The American Legion.
Certify that individual served at least one day of active duty during the
dates marked above and was honorably discharged or is still serving honorably.
For Veteran's DD214 Discharge Papers:
National Archives and Records Administration Telephone: 1-866-272-6272
Complete application and mailed to address below or contact us!
American Legion Auxiliary
Richard C DuPont Unit 0018
PO Box 63
Claymont, DE 19703