AMVETS Department of RI

Program Description



  • Service in the U.S. Armed Forces, including the National Guard and Reserves, anytime after Sept. 15, 1940.
  • Discharge under honorable conditions or still serving.
  • If you served as an American citizen in the armed forces of an allied nation, under honorable conditions, between Sept. 15, 1940 and May 8, 1975, you are also eligible, as are wartime members of the Merchant Marine.
  • See full membership details.

How To Apply

  • Join online as a member-at-large. Or join your local post.


  • DD-214, an honorable discharge certificate or other appropriate document.

Contact Info

AMVETS Department of RI

4647 Forbes Blvd.
Lanham, MD 20706


AMVETS (or American Veterans) is one of America's foremost veterans service organizations, with a proud history of assisting veterans and sponsoring numerous programs that serve our country and its citizens. MORE