Benefits of Membership

Your membership gives you and your family practical, money-saving discounts that can easily save you many times the cost of your annual membership dues. You will also receive a monthly magazine, a voice in our nation's capital, VA Benefit Assistance, and many other benefits that can be found at the American Legion website.

Eligibility Requirements for American Legion Membership

If you are currently on active duty, serving the United States honorably, anywhere in the world, or have served honorably during any of the following eligible war eras, we invite you to become a member of The American Legion.

  • June 25, 1950 to Jan. 31, 1955 (Korean War)
  • Dec. 7, 1941 to Dec. 31, 1946 (World War II)
  • April 6, 1917 to Nov. 11, 1918 (World War I)
  • Aug. 2, 1990 to today (Gulf War / War On Terrorism)
  • Dec. 20, 1989 to Jan. 31, 1990 (Panama)
  • Aug. 24, 1982 to July 31, 1984 (Lebanon / Grenada)
  • Feb. 28, 1961 to May 7, 1975 (Vietnam War)



American Legion

American Legion National webpage & resources


Pennsylvania Department of the American legion webpage & resources

New Holland American Legion Post 662

John Marshall - Chaplain

Larry Usner - Sergeant at Arms

Willard Buettner - Sergeant at Arms

Jeff Miller - Historian

Gene Eberly - Judge Advocate

Erin Magee - Commander

Michael Hopper - 1st Vice Commander

William Park - 2nd Vice Commander

Wesley Crozier - Adjutant

Ron Folker - Finance Officer

Ken Wilt - Service Office


Meetings held 4th Monday of the month at 7pm

Our role is to take our role as a Veterans Service Organization seriously; meeting the needs of veterans and keeping those needs front and center in the minds of the American public! More info can be found here. 

Dale Mendenhall - Treasurer

Katherine Newswanger - Chaplain

Kathy Walton - Sergeant at Arms

Jennifer Hopper - Historian

Michelle Hughes - President

Deb Rowland Delp - 1st Vice President

Kristen Skowood - 2nd Vice President

Ann Brill - Secretary

American Legion Riders

Meetings held 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7pm

American Legion Riders chapters are well known for their charitable work, which has raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for local children's hospitals, schools, veterans homes, severely wounded service members and scholarships. More info can be found here.

Brenda Stern - Historian

Dave Stern - Sergeant at Arms

Scott Richardson - Road Captain

Desmond Hoover - Safety Director

Art Sheffield - President

Tammy Veltaggio - Vice President

Sue Cassel - Secretary

Stacey DeHaven - Treasurer

Sonny Funderwhite - Chaplain

Sons of the American Legion

Meetings held 2nd Monday of the month at 7pm

Sons of The American Legion members include males of all ages whose parents or grandparents served in the U.S. military and were eligible for American Legion membership. More info can be found here.

Mark Andrew - Finance

Steve Smith - Chaplain

Steve Brill - Sergeant at Arms

John Bowers - Historain

Shaun Lafferty - Squadron Commander

Jeff Upton - 1st Vice President

Mike Criss - 2nd Vice President

Scott Usner - Adjutant

American Legion Home Association

Meetings held 3rd Monday following the 7pm Regular Meeting

More information can be found here.

Ron Folker - Finance

Karen Bowers - Club Steward

Mike Hopper - President

Dennis Benhayon - Vice President

Alan Noll - Secretary