The Sons of the American Legion is an organization of the American Legion & consists of the Male Descendants of Veterans of the US Military. We proudly boast of more than 15,000 Members in Illinois and over 350,000 members Nationally. We are fully committed to maintain the high ideals and Four Pillars of the American Legion.


  2015 Commanders Homecoming - John Jarosz Jr.

March 21st, 2015

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Four Chaplains Sunday

February 3, 2015 will mark the 72
nd anniversary of the sinking of the USAT Dorchester and a very special display of bravery.

click here to read the compelling story and remembrance

Read about the milestones the Department achieved for the previous year:

2013 - 2014 Illinois Detachment Accomplishments 

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