VFW of Illinois
Online Membership Application

To apply for membership in the VFW online, please fill out this form and submit it. INSTEAD OF submitting online you MAY print this blank form, fill it in, and mail it or take it to your local VFW post.

Required information is shown in red. When finished, please click on the Submit button at the bottom.
State   ZIP  
Email Address
Date of Birth (mm/dd/yy)
Social Security Number--
Home Phone Number (include area code)
Work (Daytime) Phone Number
(include area code)
ACTIVE DUTY MILITARY PERSONNEL: Please provide complete address information (street address, city, state and ZIP) for your home of record.
If a former member, please fill in Post#, City and State of Former Membership
Post #
Branch of Service
Name of Campaign Ribbon or Medal
Foreign Service Dates   to   
I hereby apply forAnnual Membership Life Membership
Click here to see the Lifetime Membership Fee Schedule
I am applying for membership in:
Post Number
I attest by forwarding or submitting this application that I am a citizen of the United States of America and I have checked the membership eligibility requirement for the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States and find that I am eligible for membership in the VFW and that I have never been discharged under other than honorable conditions or I am still serving honorably in the armed forces of the United States of America. I further give authority to the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States to verify my entitlement to membership.
The annual dues of each member includes a year's subscription to the VFW Magazine, official publication of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States. Each applicant, upon acceptance, will be so notified and furnished with an official dues receipt showing membership for the year for which dues or Life Membership fees have been paid.