Auxiliary

The American Legion Auxiliary (ALA) has been serving the the needs of our military community for almost a century, and is a vital  part of the American Legion Post 2 family, along with the Jr. ALA members (girls aged 0-18).

The Post 2 Auxiliary members work together with the Riders and the SAL to support all Post activities and events. They also provide the meals at the monthly Post meetings, and support the Legion Oratorical and Girls State programs.  The ALA meets separately after the meal on the first Monday of each month.

To be eligible for membership in the ALA, you must be the the grandmother, mother, sister, wive, or adopted female descendant of a Legion members ( men and women) who were in the Armed Forces of the United States during any of the following periods and died in the line of duty during such service, or who, having received an Honorable Discharge, died after service:

Gulf War/War on Terrorism August 2, 1990 to date of cessation
Panama December 20, 1989 – January 31, 1990
Lebanon and Grenada August 24, 1982 – July 31, 1984
Vietnam War February 28, 1961 – May 7, 1975
Korean War June 25, 1950 – January 31, 1955
WW II December 7, 1941 – December 31, 1946
WW I April 6, 1917 – November 11,1918

In addition, any woman who is eligible for American Legion membership as a veteran is also eligible to join the American Legion Auxiliary, regardless of whether or not she is a member of The American Legion.