American Legion Auxiliary

 Pine Hill Unit 286

 Pine Hill, NJ

 

 

 

“The largest women’s patriotic organization in the world”

 

Service to God and Country

 

 

 

ELIGIBILITY

 

 

The mothers, wives, daughters, sisters, granddaughters, great-granddaughters and grandmothers of members of The American Legion  The mothers, wives, daughters, sisters, granddaughters, great-granddaughters and grandmothers of those who served in the Armed Forces of the United States during any of the eligibility periods listed below and who died in the line of duty during such service, or who, having received an Honorable Discharge, died after such service. The mothers, wives, daughters, sisters, granddaughters, great-granddaughters and grandmothers of members of those who were citizens of the United States and who served during any of the eligibility periods listed below in the Armed Forces of any of the governments who were allies of the United States and died in the line of duty during such service, or who, having received an Honorable Discharge, died after such service.

 Women who are eligible for membership in The American Legion in their own right. NOTE: This eligibility includes step-relatives.

 

ELIGIBILITY PERIODS:

 

 

World War I April 6, 1917 to November 11, 1918

 World War II December 7, 1941 to December 31, 1946

 Korean War June 25, 1950 to January 31, 1955

 Vietnam War February 28, 1961 to May 7, 1975

 Lebanon/Grenada August 24, 1982 to July 31, 1990

 Panama December 20, 1989 to January 31, 1990

 Persian Gulf August 2, 1990 to date of cessation (still open)

 

Those wishing to become a member must show proof of eligibility!

 

Pine Hill Unit 286 meets the third Thursday of the month (except June, July & August) at 7:00 PM.

 

If you wish to become a member please Geraldine Fisher at: barbaras_baby@comcast.net or call:

 609-502-8304

 

National website www.legion.org

Charles E. Schmidt (Oregon) National Commander

Department website www.njamericanlegion.org

Roger A. Gengaro (Sussex County) Department Commander