1st Vice: Jim Taylor
Sgt at Arms:
This page was last updated: April 29, 2016
GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING THE 4TH WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH
THE EXECUTIVE BOARD MEETS 2ND WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH
If you are on active duty today, serving honorably, anywhere in the world, or have served honorably during any eligible war eras, you can become a member of The American Legion!
We're veterans just like you, nearly 3 million strong, who care about America, veterans and their families and our nation's youth. The Legion is a powerful voice in Washington dedicated to preserving the rights we've all earned - and were promised - by service to our nation in uniform.
We invite you to join us now. Membership brings an impressive array of benefits. The American Legion is always there for you and your family - in Washington and nearly 14,000 local Posts throughout America and abroad. Just like you, we're "Still Serving America!"
Membership Eligibility Requirements
April 6, 1917 to November 11, 1918 (World War I)
December 7, 1941 to December 31, 1946 (World War II)
June 25, 1950 to January 31, 1955 (Korean War)
February 28, 1961 to May 7, 1975 (Vietnam War)
August 24, 1982 to July 31, 1984 (Lebanon/Grenada)
December 20, 1989 to January 31, 1990 (Panama)
August 2, 1990 to today (Gulf War/War On Terrorism)
YOUR 2016 ANNUAL DUES ARE NOW DUE! IF YOU STILL HAVEN'T PAID YOUR 2015 DUES GET THEM PAID AS WELL TO KEEP YOUR YEARS CONSECUTIVE
Lazy Afternoons just waiting for
all day and night
every other Tuesday
Starting Jan 26
(winter leauge in Session)
always a mystery
(Every other week at 7 pm)
ClicBoard of Veteran's Appeals: http://www.bva.va.gov/index.asp
Center for Women Veterans http://www1.va.gov/womenvet/
Center for Veterans Enterprise http://www.vetbiz.gov/default2.htm
Compensation for Disabilities Associated with the Gulf War Service http://www.benefits.va.gov/C…/claims-postservice-gulfwar.asp
Compensation Rates and SMC Benefits6/3/2013 http://www.benefits.va.gov/…/resources-rates-read-compAndSM
Department of Veterans Affairs Home Page http://www.va.gov/
Department of Veteran's Benefits Home Page: http://benefits.va.gov/benefits/
Depleted Uranium Follow Up Program: http://www.publichealth.va.gov/…/deple…/followup_program.asp
Depleted Uranium Information: http://www.publichealth.va.gov/e…/depleted_uranium/index.asp
Directory of Veterans Service Organizations http://www1.va.gov/vso/index.cfm
Disability Benefits Questionnaire: http://benefits.va.gov/COMPENSATION/dbq_disabilityexams.asp
Due Process for Claims: http://www.benefits.va.gov/WARMS/M21_1MR1.asp
eBenefits: Gateway to Benefit Information: https://www.ebenefits.va.gov/ebenefits-por…/ebenefits.portal
Environmental Agents Information: https://iris.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/1252
Gulf War Illness Bulletin Board: http://www.gulfwarvets.com/cgi-bin/ultimatebb.cgi…
Gulf War Veterans: http://www.gulfwarvets.com/
GI Bill Information: http://www.gibill.va.gov/
Hepatitis C Information: http://www.hepatitis.va.gov/
Inquiry Routing and Information System (IRIS): https://iris.custhelp.com/
Minority Veterans http://www1.va.gov/centerforminorityveterans/
Public Health Strategic Health Care Group: http://www.publichealth.va.gov/
Veteran's Resource Network (dot com site) http://www.38uscode.com/k
POST ELECTIONS WILL BE MAY 25.
Legionnairs may vote in Person from Noon till 630 pm on May 25.
You may also email your vote by clicking the send email button above. Email votes must be in by May 23.
We will also be mailing Paper ballots out and those must be postmarked by May 23 to be considered.
I encourage all Legionnairs of Post 278 to vote. Remember it is not a personality contest, its doing what's best for the post!
Positions that are up for vote:
IST VICE COMMANDER
(vote only for one)
3RD VICE COMMANDER
Write in Vote or nominations accepted
Write in Vote or nomination accepted
2 Positions write in Vote or nomination accepted
If you choose to vote via email please provide your full name so we can validate your vote.