Welcome To The American Legion South Houston Post 490!

General Information

The American Legion South Houston Post 490 is located across from the main entrance to Ellington Field, south of Houston, Texas. Post 490 is in the 22nd District, 2nd Division, Department of Texas. The Post Commander for 2016-2017 is John J. Cronin. General Membership Meetings are held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 7:00 PM. The Board of Trustees meet on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 6:00 PM., the Executive Committee at 7:00 PM. The Post and its activities are supported by the Auxiliary Unit 490. The Post sponsors the Sons of The American Legion Squadron 490 and The American Legion Riders. Upcoming Major Events Click Here To See Our Full Post 490 Calendar For All Post Events American Legion Hall Post 490 Blood Drive  Date: Sunday, April 30, 2017,  10AM-4PM To schedule an appointment contact: Dave Witucki (281) 481-4686 Or Sign Up Online at: www.giveblood.org  Sponsor Code:Q394 Click Here to Schedule Appointment Now! Walk-ins Welcome! All Donations Save 3 Lives! Free T-Shirts! Refreshments Served! American Legion South Post 490 Officer Elections May 10th, 2017 Sons of the American Legion Voting Start 6:00pm Legion & Auxiliary Voting Start 7:00pm  
The American Legion South Houston Post 490,  11702 Old Galveston Road,  Houston, Texas 77034  Club Room & Food Orders: (281) 481-5686 Office: (281) 481-1179 Fax: (281) 481-0257 Copyright © 2001-2017 by The American Legion
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Our F-84F Jet Airplane

Our Past Commanders 2016
You Can Now Renew Your Dues Now Using PayPal! Eligibility for membership in The American Legion is set forth as follows: Any person shall be eligible for membership in The American Legion who was a member of the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, or Air Force of the United States and assigned to active duty at some time during any of the following periods: April 6, 1917 - November 11, 1918 December 7, 1941 - December 31, 1946 June 25, 1950 - January 31, 1955 February 28, 1961 - May 7, 1975 August 24, 1982 - July 31, 1984 December 20, 1989 - January 31, 1990 August 2, 1990, to the cessation of hostilities as determined by the government of the United States. All above dates inclusive, or who, being a citizen of the United States at the time of his entry therein, served on active duty in the armed forces of any of the governments associated with the United States during any of said periods; provided, however, that such service shall have been terminated by honorable discharge or honorable separation, or continued honorably after any of said periods; provided further, that no person shall be entitled to membership who, being in such service during any of said periods, refused on conscientious, political or other grounds to subject himself to military discipline or unqualified service. Links to affiliated websites: American Legion American Legion Auxiliary Sons of the American Legion American Legion Department of Texas American Legion News American Legion South Houston Post 490 On:
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Special Events Commander’s Breakfast Buffet $7.00 2nd Sunday Every of Month 10am-1pm

Memorial Day Tribute

May 29th, 2017