American Legion Post 255

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On this page, we have included some useful links for American Legion Family members.

The American Legion National Headquarters

The American Legion Department of Maryland

Sons of The American Legion National Headquarters

American Legion Members' site (Legion and Sons)

Renew you membership on-line (Legion Only)

The American Legion Auxiliary National Headquarters

Request Military Service Records or DD214
Frequently asked Questions:
1. When does my membership expire? Your membership actually expires on Dec. 31 of the paid year shown on your card. It can be a little confusing because your annual dues are supposed to be paid by Jan. 1 each year so National starts accepting dues for the upcoming year on July 1. The goal is to have everyone renewed for the New Year by Jan. 1, when it begins. If dues are not paid by Jan. 1 of each calendar year, the member becomes delinquent.  Feb. 1, the member is suspended, June 30, the member is dropped from the membership rolls.

2. What is is a free and secure website for American Legion and Sons of The American Legion members that allows users to manage their profile information, print their membership ID card, renew their membership, view member-only discounts, and manage subscriptions to The American Legion Magazine, Dispatch and American Legion e-newsletters.

3. Can I submit an address change online? Yes, you can change most of your record information, including your address, at

To learn about a free service -- the availability of military funeral honors for Veterans in Maryland -- go to Maryland National Guard's Honor Guard Page.