The American Legion

Post Closed

As new construction is set to begin we have been forced to close the post physical location until further notice. The on-site office has been relocated off- site. If you need to make an appointment please contact Wendell Denney (281) 481-1179 or (713) 515-8267

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General Membership Meetings are held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 7:00 PM. The Board of Trustees meet on the 1st Tuesday of each month at 6:30 PM. The Executive Committee meets first Wednesday each month at 7:00 PM
Meeting Location General Membership meetings will be held at:  2221 Preston Street  American Legion Post 521 until further notice. They will be open at 6pm and the meeting will be at 7:00pm Latest News On Facebook

Hunting Venture

Crew .30-06

We are now charter for the .30- 06 crew. This is an organization for the youth that do conservation of land and goes on hunts.

New Address

Effective immediately until the end of the construction of the new building this is the new Post 490 mailing address for all post business: South Houston, American Legion Post 490, Inc. P. O. Box 1186 Friendswood, TX 77549
South Houston Post 490
Groundbreaking Begins April 2, 2022 the American Legion South Houston Post 490 had our groundbreaking ceremony for the new Post building, after we suffered a devastating fire in 2021. If you can and wish to help please use the PayPal donation link below! For God and Country! Link To Groundbreaking Ceremony Video1 Link To Groundbreaking Ceremony Video2



Drop your dues by the Post M – F , 10:00 am – 1:00 pm South Houston, American Legion Post 490, Inc. P. O. Box 1186 Friendswood, TX 77549 Telephone: (281) 481-1179 Online Paypal:

Elections 2023

Congratulations to all 2023-2024 Officers! Our New Commander: Joseph Garlowich