Becoming a Member

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What is the DAV's dues structure?

Life membership is permanent. Life membership dues are as follows and may be paid in interest-free installments following a minimum $20.00 down payment:

The new dues structure, that began July 1, 2004, is now in effect.  The dues are as follows:

                        Age                                     Dues After July 1, 2004

   80 or older                                            FREE

      71 - 79                                                   $140.00

      61 - 70                                                   $180.00

       41 - 60                                                    $230.00

       40 or Younger                                         $250.00

How Can You Join?
To join we need a completed application and membership dues for the first year. Please contact us by mail or through the E-Mail link in the Contact Us page in the left side of the screen for more information and a copy of the application.

Who is Eligible to Join the DAV?
Any man or woman, who was wounded, gassed, injured or disabled in the line of duty during time of war, while in the service of either the military or naval forces of the United States of America, and who has not been dishonorably discharged or separated from such service, or who may still be in active service in the armed forces of the United States of America is eligible for membership in the Disabled American Veterans. Others who are disabled while serving with any of the armed forces of any nations associated with the United States of America as allies during any of its war periods, who are American citizens and who are honorably discharged, are also eligible.

Benefits of Joining
There are several benefits to becoming a member of our organization. Our members become close friends and we have a great time when we get together. Of course we also have a common interest, and we hope to further our cause through action and service.

Contact:  Cpl. William F. Reardon Chapter 57
                Disabled American Veterans
                P.P. Box 57
                Taunton, MA.  02780
Attention: Membership Committee