Stafford American Legion Post 290

Sons of The American Legion (SAL)


Are you a son of a veteran? Would you like to join the Sons of The American Legion?  Contact the SAL Squadron 290 Program Director, John Hess to find out your eligibility status and apply for membership in the world's largest veteran's organization. Complete the application and proudly become a Son of The American Legion.

Dues for the 2021 year are $20; please make checks payable to Sons of the American Legion or SAL Squadron 290 and mail them to Stafford American Legion (Attn:  Squadron 290), PO Box 125, Stafford, VA 22555.

SAL Squadron 290 Officers






 Fargo Wells


 1st Vice Commander

 Hunter Miller




 Fred Miller



 Finance Officer

 Sydney Stevens



 Sergeant At Arms

 Austin White  (540) 846-4506

Monthly meetings of the SAL Squadron 290 SAL take place on the first (1st) Tuesday of each month at 7:00pm.

Q: I am related to someone who served on active duty during one of the membership eligibilty dates. Can I join the Sons of The American Legion?

A: If your relative who served on active duty during one of the membership eligibility dates and is a member of The American Legion, you may join the Sons of The American Legion.

However, if the qualifying veteran is deceased you may join the appropriate organization, even if the qualifying veteran was not a member of The American Legion when living.

Preamble to the S.A.L. National Constitution

Proud possessors of a priceless heritage, we male descendants of veterans of the Great Wars, associate ourselves together as "Sons of The American Legion" for the following purposes:  To uphold and defend the Constitution of the United States of America; to maintain law and order; to foster and perpetuate a true spirit of Americanism; to preserve the memories of our former members and the associations of our members and our forefathers in the Great Wars; to inculcate a sense of individual obligation to the community, state and nation; to combat the autocracy of both the classes and masses; to make right the master of might; to promote peace and good will on earth; to safeguard and transmit to posterity the principles of justice, freedom and democracy; to consecrate and sanctify our friendship by our devotion to mutual helpfulness; to adopt in letter and spirit all of the great principles for which The American Legion stands; and to assist in carrying on for God and Country.

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