Membership Criteria

Membership in the Royal Canadian Legion is open to anyone who:

  • is 19 years of age or older and
  • who supports the objects and purposes of the Legion ,

To apply for membership, complete the attached Application Form and deliver or mail it, along with a cheque for $50.00, to:

Eastern Marine Branch 161 

6644 Highway #7

Gaetz Brook, NS  B0J 1N0

Free memberships are available to CAF and RCMP veterans and their families and to graduates of the Canadian Cadet program.

Membership in the Legion is subject to the approval of the Legion and completion of a Welcome ceremony.  Your membership application will be considered by the Branch members at a monthly General Meeting and you will be asked to attend a monthly meeting to be Welcomed to the Branch.

There is an annual membership renewal fee, due in January.  This fee maintains your membership status. 

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