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.

Congratulations !!!

William 'Bill' Geary

2015 - 2016 Illinois Detachment Commander

Meet the Newly Elect Commander



Message From American Legion National Commander Michael D. Helm

Read the latest article written by Legion Commander Michael Helm and his appeal to the U.S. Government about the state of our nation, freedom, and the active duty soldiers who are fighting for it.

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2015 Consolidated Squadron Report
Totals for Illinois are tallied up.

The Consolidated Squadron Report is perhaps the most important document your Squadron can complete. This information will be combined with that of other Squadrons to be put into the final report used by The American Legion, which is subsequently sent to Congress. 

Read about the milestones the Detachment achieved for the previous year:
  Congratulations on an ALL TIME of Reports turned in.

2014 - 2015 Illinois Detachment Accomplishments