Sterling McClellan Post 142

Membership Requirements

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                                                                         American Legion Sterling McClellan Post 142
                                                                        171 S.W. 2nd Street
                                                                        Pompano Beach, Florida 33060
                                                                        Attention: Adjutant
Eligibility Dates:

Membership eligibility in the American Legion is based on honorable federal active duty service with the U. S. Armed Forces since December 7, 1941, and have been honorably discharged or are still serving - you are eligible for membership in The American Legion!

*Because eligibility dates remain open, all active duty members of the U.S. Armed Forces are eligible to join The American Legion at this time, until the date of the end of hostilities as determined by the government of the United States.

**U.S. Merchant Marine eligible only from December 7, 1941 to December 31, 1946 (WWII).

For any questions please contact our Adjutant, 1st Vice Commander, or Membership Chairman, or stop at the Post.

Click on the "Membership Application" menu button for an online application form.



Eligible veterans applying for first time membership must submit the following information to the Post Adjutant for the Post Membership Committee:
  1. Complete American Legion Membership Application.

    Print two (2) completed copies.  Keep one copy for your records. Mail the other copy to above address, together with your dues payment. (Dues amount on application).  Applications are also available at the Post.)
  2. Provide a copy of your DD214 discharge.
  3. Pay the membership dues of $47.00. Make checks payable to American Legion Post 142. DO NOT SEND CASH.
  4. If the information is correct, membership will be approved and then a membership card will be mailed to you.
  5. Please see eligibility dates above.


Veterans applying for transfers from your current Post to our Post must submit the following:

  1. Complete American Legion Membership Application.
  2. Provide a copy of your DD214 discharge.
  3. Provide a copy of your membership card.
  4. Membership dues payment of $47.00, if current year's dues are not paid. If current year's dues are already paid, please pay dues for next year's membership.