Frequently Asked Questions
does the Legion do?
How do I become a member? - Print and fill out an application. Go to your local Branch and pay the fee. That's all there is to it.
Does the Legion pay for Funerals? – No. You need to apply to the Last Post for expenses related to the burial of Veterans. Call: 1-888-495-3766
What are the fees for Membership? - Each Branch has their own fees. Please contact your local Branch for fee information.
What are the etiquette rules for flying a flag?
How do I find a friend who I think is a member? – Personal information on our members is NOT given out. You may contact the Legion Magazine about posting an ad.
How do I find Information on a family member?
How do I get a mailing list of all the branches? – The General Public is unable to get a mailing list of our Branches.
Does the Legion have scholarships? – No. We have bursaries which are available through the financial aid offices of some of the schools.
When I put money in a Poppy Box, where does it go? – Poppy Funds are Public funds and are kept in a trust account until there is a request. Requests are scrutinized closely to ensure funds are being used for their intended purposes.
How do I donate to the Poppy Fund? – Year round, our two Poppy Offices accept donations of monies and food for the Poppy Fund.
Edmonton (Northern Alberta) – 780-423-3965 Calgary (Southern Alberta) – 403-265-6304
I know a Veteran who needs help. Who do I contact? – Most branches have a Service Officer, but if your local Branch does not, then contact
Edmonton Office (Northern Alberta) – 780-448-4982 Calgary (Southern Alberta) – 403-284-1161