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Cantigny Post 556, Illinois

The American Legion is an organization of US Military veterans that share the ideals of service and patriotism.

About Us

Coming Public Events

Spring Pancake Breakfast

Le Jardin Restaurant,

Cantigny Park

Sunday, April 8th

7th and 8th Grade Speech Contest at Cantigny Park Visitor Center Theater

Sunday, April 15th

Memorial Day Poppies at Cantigny & 100th Anniversary, Battle of Cantigny

May 25-28, 2018

Community Service

Proud sponsor of
Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans 

Junior and Senior High School Oratory

Boys and Girls State sponsorship

A Veterans service organization


  1. to uphold and defend the Constitution of the United States;
  2. to promote peace and good will among the peoples of the United States and all the nations of the Earth;
  3. to preserve the memories and incidents of the 2 World Wars and the other great hostilities fought to uphold democracy;
  4. to cement the ties and comradeship born of service; and
  5. to consecrate the efforts of its members to mutual helpfulness and service to their country.

Contact Us

Send us an e-mail

You want to join us? Excellent!

If you are not a member of the American Legion at all and are a honorably serving or serviced Veteran, contact our Adjutant so that you can be promptly recorded as a member.

For address changes and other administrative matters, contact our Adjutant as there are forms that require his signature to be submitted.

American Legion Cantigny Post 556, Illinois

First Division Museum at Cantigny Park, 1S151 Winfield Rd., Wheaton, IL 60189-3353


No regular hours. E-mail contact is suggested.
Of course, we're here for our public events.