NEWPORT — Commander Bruce Richardson has announced that any veteran, or anyone serving in the military with at least one day of active duty is now eligible for membership in the American Legion.

Post 25 is offering memberships for 2020 and 2021 for $40 to veterans who served from May 8, 1975 on. Free memberships for those who served from Dec. 7, 1941 to May 7, 1975 are also available.

A copy of your DD214 or honorable discharge or Military ID is required.

Applications are available at the Newport Veterans Club or call Adjutant Peter Lovely at 863-1387.

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