The 2019 National Convention of The American Legion will be held in Indianapolis, Indiana on August 23 – 29, 2019.

The Department of South Dakota Delegates and Alternate Delegates are selected through an election process that starts with each of the eight South Dakota American Legion Spring District meetings and ends at the Department Convention in June where all remaining Delegates and Alternate Delegates are nominated and elected to attend the National Convention of The American Legion.

2019 National Convention Resources

Delegates / Alternate Delegates / Guests of the 2019 National Convention.

Here is a link to resources you need for the upcoming National Convention.  https://www.legion.org/convention/resources

It is STRONGLY recommended to download an app onto your smart phone called "The American Legion National Convention" this app will give you updates on what is happening during convention with daily updates.

Those flying into Indianapolis and need transportation, it is recommended to use the "Green Line Shuttle" that goes from the airport to all downtown hotels for $12 each way.  Here is a link to sign up for this shuttle service.  https://reservations.goexpresstravel.com/

Convention Dates

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2019 National American Legion Convention
August 23 – 29, 2019
Indianapolis, Indiana
100th Anniversary of The American Legion

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2020 National American Legion Convention
August 28 – September 3, 2020
Louisville, Kentucky

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2021 National American Legion Convention
August 27 – September 2, 2021
Phoenix, Arizona

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2022 National American Legion Convention
August 26 – September 1, 2022
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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2023 National American
Legion Convention
August 25 – 31, 2023
Charlotte, North Carolina

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Delegates & Alternates

The following is the list of all Delegates and Alternate Delegates elected to represent the Department of South Dakota at the 2019 National Convention in Indianapolis, Indianapolis, August 23-29, 2019.

Note:  All 2019 delegates and alternate delegates are elected during the annual 2019 Spring District Meetings and from the floor of the 2019 State Convention in Sioux Falls, SD, June 9, 2019..

DELEGATES:

ALTERNATE DELEGATES:

Convention Committees

There are a combined total of 20 National Convention Committees and Sub-Committees that meet during the 2019 National Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana.  The Department of South Dakota is authorized to have one delegate on each of the National Convention Committees and Sub-Committees.

The National Convention Committees and Sub-Committees meet on Sunday, August 25, 2019, at various times and locations in the Indianapolis Convention Center, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Convention Agenda

(Note: The following agenda for the 2019 National Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana is subject to change.)