We're glad you're here.

If you're the son or daughter of an American who was killed or died as a result of service in WWII; if you're a family member or friend of someone who was killed or died in WWII; or if your interest is in honoring those men and women who gave their lives for their country during WWII, we urge you to join us!

It's easy to join (or renew)! Just complete the online Membership Form below and click the "Submit" button at the bottom of the page. Or . . . click, download, fill out, and return the PDF below.

That's all there is to it!. If you're joining, you'll receive a full membership packet, current newsletter issue and other membership information by return mail.

If your browser doesn't support on-line forms completion, simply download the PDF above, updated on Wednesday, 10/19/16.

Joining up or Renewing your Membership? Just specify your intention here:

Enter Membership Intention:


1. Information About You


All information you provide is both Optional and Confidential.
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Last Name :
First Name : Middle Name:
Date of Birth:

Organization Name:

Mailing address:
City: State: ZIP:

Home Phone: Work Phone: FAX:
Email Address:
Name of Spouse:
How did you hear about AWON?

 

2. Membership Categories

We offer three categories of Membership in AWON:

1. Orphan Member: Any son or daughter of a member of the Armed Forces, Coast Guard or Merchant Marine who was killed, permanently listed as missing in action, or who died in the line of duty or later died of wounds or injuries sustained during World War II, is eligible and welcome to join as an Orphan Member of AWON.

2. Family Member: Any directly traceable relative of a member of the Armed Forces, Coast Guard or Merchant Marine who was killed, permanently listed as missing in action, or who died while on active duty or later died of wounds or injuries sustained during World War II, is eligible and welcome to join as a Family Member of AWON.

3. Associate Member: Any individual, such as a friend of someone killed in World War II or a friend of an AWON member who wishes to support our mission and to participate in AWON activities is eligible and welcome to join as an Associate Member. Any organization with an interest in and compatibility with AWON's purposes and goals is also welcome to join as an Associate Member.

Orphan and Family members vote on the orphan issues of the group – and participate on the Orphan and Family Listserve. Associate members maintain non-voting status, but receive our newsletter and are encouraged to participate in most AWON activities.

Please enter Membership Category:


3. Information About WWII Veteran Who Died


Be as complete as possible, but we realize that you may not know all of this information. If you need a service number, we can help you. The main thing is your Veteran's name!! Do not delay sending in the application for lack of information!!

How are you related to Veteran:
Veteran's Last Name: Rank :
Veteran's First Name:
Veteran's Middle Name:
Veteran's Date of Birth:
Home Town: State:
Service Number:
Branch of Service:
Military Unit: (for example: 362nd BS, 491st BG, 8th AF)

Date of Death:
Place of Death:
Died How:
Burial Location:

4. Family Information


Wife's Name (First and Maiden):

Wife Remarried? Yes or No

Please provide the names and addresses of brothers or sisters of the same Father below.
Addresses are optional, but please provide names.

Another Orphan #1 Name:
Another Orphan #1 Address:
Another Orphan #2 Name:
Another Orphan #2 Address:
Another Orphan #3 Name:
Another Orphan #3 Address:
Another Orphan #4 Name:
Another Orphan #4 Address:

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5. Dues Levels


Basic Annual Membership Dues are $25 per year.

Members who wish to provide additional financial support to AWON and its activities are encouraged to join at one of the following "Supportive" Levels: Sponsor - $50; Gold Star - $100; Donor - $150; Patron - $250; Founder - $500; Benefactor - $1000.

AWON is a humanitarian, non-profit, non-political public service organization under 501(c)3 of the Federal tax Code (EIN #91-1538912).

Your membership will begin upon receipt and deposit of your check or money order and will expire one year from that date. You will receive our latest newsletter and other information in the mail – though (see below) you can request to receive
The Star electronically.

Check Dues Level Choice:
The Star format:

6. Dues Payment


You can pay your dues: 1) By check or 2) By money order, using this form to submit other necessary membership or renewal information

Enter Payment Choice:


Please make your check or money order payable to AWON and

send it to our AWON Treasurer at this address:

AWON
C/O Jerry Pinkerton, AWON Treasurer
2848 Woodside St. #401

Dallas, TX 75204