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Hesley-Jensen Post 491
263 N. 3rd Street
Bayport, MN 55003

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American Legion Auxiliary Post 491

From The Auxiliary President

We will be having another Bake Sale on February 6th during the Fish Dinner. It is always nice to see more members, since it usually only takes about one hour a month. We need more participation to keep our Auxiliary going. Our meetings are usually the 1st Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m.


Have other questions for Chris...Please call the Post at (651) 439-5463 for
contact information or email her and we will pass it on to her.


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.

Step relatives are also eligible.

Eligibility Dates
April 6, 1917 - Nov. 11, 1918 (World War I)
Dec. 7, 1941 - Aug. 15, 1945 Merchant Marines (only eligibility)
Dec. 7, 1941 - Dec. 31, 1946 (World War II)
June 25, 1950 - Jan. 31, 1955 (Korean War)
Feb. 28, 1961 - May 7, 1975 (Vietnam War)
Aug. 24, 1982 - July 31, 1984 (Grenada/Lebanon)
Dec. 20, 1989 - Jan. 31, 1990 (Panama)
Aug. 2, 1990 to cessation of hostilities (Persian Gulf)

If you meet our eligibility requirements:
Please click here to print an application.
Please click here to complete our fillable application.

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