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318 Donelson Pike, Nashville, TN

The American Legion Department of Tennessee


All male descendants, adopted sons and stepsons of members of The American Legion, and such male descendants of veterans who died in service during World War I, World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, Lebanon, Grenada, Panama, and Persian Gulf, during the delimiting periods set forth in Article IV, Section 1, of the National Constitution of The American Legion or who died subsequent to their honorable discharge from such service, shall be eligible for membership in the "Sons of The American Legion."

There shall be no form or class of membership except an active membership.


The basic uniform of the Sons of The American Legion is the Squadron blue Cap.  Dress attire is determined by the activity and by the Sons of The American Legion leadership conducting the event or function.  Optional attire such as casual, dress casual, coat & tie is determined by the Squadron, District, and Detachment.

Uniform Caps are available through the National Emblem Sales Division of the American Legion.  Also, available, are jackets, shirts and a variety of selected items for purchase.  For a Catalog write to:  National Emblem Sales, P O Box 1050, Indianapolis, IN  46206.

Sons of The American Legion Caps
All caps have red, white and blue piping.  Caps includes state and squadron number.  ALL additional lettering is .75 cents per character additional.  District and Detachment orders must be routed through Legion Department Headquarters for approval.  Special state insignia is available at extra charge.

Squadron -          French blue with red, white and blue piping.

District -             French blue base, white top, piping same as Squadron Cap.

Detachment -     French blue base, gold top, piping same as Squadron Cap.

National -           Solid gold, piping same as Squadron Cap.

Application/Information to Start the Sons of American Legion Squadron:

Application Summation


For additional information, please contact Sherri at Detachment Headquarters 615-391-5088

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