The American Legion
Department of Texas


TARGET DATES FOR 2015 – 2016

September 2, 2015 50%   
October 7, 2015 55%
November 4, 2015 65%            
December 2, 2015 75%
January 13, 2016 85%
February 3, 2016 90%             
March 2, 2016 95%
April 6, 2016 98%             
May 4, 2016 100%           


The Target dates are set as the First Wednesday of the month and membership must be in the Department Headquarters to count.

Quick links:

  • I Am The American Legion: Theresea Cruz, TX Post 436

    Posted on August 21st, 2015

    I Am The American Legion: Theresea Cruz Theresea Cruz, commander of American Legion Post 436 in Jourdanton, Texas, is re-energizing her post by restarting programs, holding fundraisers and being active in the community. See more at    

  • VA Expands Review of Chemical Exposure in Drinking Water at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune

    Posted on August 3rd, 2015

    WASHINGTON – As part of VA’s ongoing commitment to provide care to Veterans and their families, the Department of Veterans Affairs today announced that it will start the  process of amending its regulations to establish presumptions of service connection for certain conditions resulting from exposure to contaminated drinking water at the U.S. Marine Corps Base… Read More »

  • Fall DEC meeting

    Posted on July 29th, 2015

    The Fall DEC will be held at the Omni San Antonio Hotel at the Colonnade, 9821 Colonnade Blvd, San Antonio; details are posted on the Fall DEC page. Room reservations can be made by calling (210) 691-8888 and ask for The American Legion room block. Training will be held on Saturday, September 19th starting at… Read More »

  • Exciting Announcement from the Legionnaire Insurance Trust

    Posted on June 18th, 2015

    We are excited to announce two great changes to  LegionCare , your No-Cost AD&D Program Starting right now and for enrollments after 1/1/2015, anyone  enrolled in LegionCare will be covered for as long as they maintain  their membership in The American  Legion. This new “one and done” approach will save from needing to re-enroll every… Read More »

  • National PUFL Application Processing Change

    Posted on March 4th, 2015

    MEMO: To All Posts Adjutants MEMO FROM: Jack Querfeld, Director, Internal Affairs Division SUBJECT: Paid-Up-For-Life Application Processing Change In January 2014, National Headquarters introduced a new simplified pricing structure for its Paid-Up-For-Life (PUFL) plan which also included the ability for a member to apply online for lifetime membership.  This was done with the intent of… Read More »