American Legion Riders Program

China Post 1 – Dragon Riders

The China Post 1 American Legion Riders Program, also known as the China Post 1 Dragon Riders, was first founded during the 2005 China Post 1 Reunion and first Charter Members signed in 2006. 



Ronald and Marlys Burkett



Charter Members


Gerald Griffin

Robert Senko

Art Muzzicato

Joel Eisenberg

Gregory Rogers

Gerald Damewood

Gary Howe

Lee Hammoch

George White

Randy Bridges

Scott Hilton

Milt Brown

Tony Riddle

Michael Maloy

Barry Cauley

Stanley Waite

Chip Britton

Kenneth Jones



Membership Requirements

The membership requirements for the American Legion Riders are very straightforward. To become a member, you must…

In order to become a China Post 1 “Dragon Rider”, you must be a member of China Post 1 or one of its associated bodies, meet the membership requirements, and submit a complete application with the appropriate fees.


  1.  Be a member in good standing with China Post 1 American Legion (Legionnaires – Veterans), Sons of American Legion, or The American Legion Auxiliary
  2. Own, either individually or thru marriage, a motorcycle (at least 350cc) that is two wheel or a trike similar to Harley, Goldwing, Can-Am, etc., which is straddled like a two wheel.

Once your application has been approved and accepted, you will be informed so you can order your American Legion Rider or Dragon Rider back patch. The American Legion Riders back patch are ordered from the American Legion Emblems Sales store.  If you are a Legion Rider in California or Kansas, you must call emblems sales at (888) 453-4466 and tell them you are from China Post 1.


The Dragon Rider patch (pictured below) and the round Dragon Riders patch for your vest can be ordered directly through the China Post 1 American Legion Riders, Director. 

These patches are unique to our organization and are used as a means of recognition in large Legion Rider gatherings.  They are for Dragon Riders only. The cost for the pair of patches is $16.00.

Our annual dues are a minimum of $25.00 annually or you can pay more which we use as charitable funds to the Legacy Fund. 


E-mail your application to

For dues, you can use the Dues option above, choosing CP1 – Membership Dues, then select CP1 ALR for the appropriate year.

If Needing to mail the dues as a check, ensure it is a separate check (not coupled with Post/Program dues), made out to China Post 1, and put Dragon Rider dues in the note field, then send to:

Terry Parker
1528 Santa Lucia Dr
North Las Vegas, NV 89031


China Post 1 Dragon Shirts are available sizes small through 3xl for $25.00 ea. To order a shirt, click S.A.L. Commander.