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       AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY       

  Tehachapi Unit 221

Auxiliary Officers at Tehachapi Unit 221

President ................... Linda Carmichael  
1st Vice President ....... Gwladys Peterson   
2nd Vice .................... Nancy Palmer  
Secretary .................. Pat Gracey  
Treasurer .................. Deanna Guardado
Chaplain ................... Gwladys Peterson  
Historian ................... Pat Gracey
Sgt-At-Arms ..............    
JR Past President .......   Linda Carmichael  

 

Contact The Auxiliary

Phone:   661-331-0707
 

Meetings are held the 3rd Wednesday of each month beginning at 6:30 p.m.

(Social hour is from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.)

 

The American Legion Auxiliary embodies the spirit of America that has prevailed through war and peace. Along with The American Legion, it solidly stands behind America and her ideals.

The American Legion Auxiliary was founded in 1919. Originally, it was organized to assist The American Legion. Over the years, it came to take on its own identity as the world's largest women's patriotic organization. Today, the Auxiliary has almost a million members in over 10,000 Units in the USA and other countries. Annually it raises millions of dollars to support its own programs and other worthwhile charities familiar to Americans. Through hundreds of Auxiliary volunteer programs and in working side-by-side with members of the American Legion, Auxiliary members give thousands of hours each year to communities and veterans.

                                (You can read more about the Auxiliary by clicking on the logo below)

                                              

                                                                                                                       

If you would like to participate, please check the eligibility requirements below then fill out and send us your application. Be sure to include your email address and phone number.  We'd love to have you join us!


                                             (Click here for a printable application. - [.pdf]  

 
Eligibility Requirements for American Legion Auxiliary Membership
A woman who is eligible for membership in The American Legion is also eligible to join the American Legion Auxiliary.  The mother, wife, daughter, sister, grand-daughter, great-grand-daughter, or grandmother of members of The American Legion, and deceased veterans who served in the United States Armed Forces during the listed war eras.
 
Eligibility Dates
  • Aug. 2, 1990 to today (Gulf War/War on Terrorism)
  • Dec. 20, 1989 to Jan. 31, 1990 (Panama)
  • Aug. 24, 1982 to July 31, 1984 (Lebanon/Grenada)
  • Feb. 28, 1961 to May 7, 1975 (Vietnam War)
  • June 25, 1950 to Jan. 31, 1955 (Korean War)
  • Dec. 7, 1941 to Dec. 31, 1946 (World War II)

                                    

Auxiliary members give thousands of hours each year to communities and veterans. For God and Country, American Legion Auxiliary Unit 221 advocate for veterans, educate our citizens, mentor youth, and promote patriotism, good citizenship, peace and security.  For a more in depth look, click on the following link.  (/files/ALA_WELCOMEBOOK_New_members.pdf).

 


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