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Mission Statement

Members of the Marine Corps League join together in camaraderie and fellowship for the purpose of preserving the traditions and promoting the interests of the United States Marine Corps, banding together those who are now serving in the United States Marine Corps and those who have been honorably discharged from that service that they may effectively promote the ideals of American freedom and democracy, voluntarily aiding and rendering assistance to all Marines, FMF Corpsmen, and FMF Navy Chaplains and former Marines, FMF Corpsmen, and FMF Navy Chaplains and to their widows and orphans; and to perpetuate the history of the United States Marine Corps and by fitting acts to observe the anniversaries of historical occasions of particular interest to Marines.

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NEXT MEETING WILL BE 15 JUL 2017

MONTHLY BUSINESS MEETINGS

Our meetings are held on the 3rd Saturday of each month, except one month in the Spring for our annual picnic and December for our Christmas Party (see Calendar for those events). Breakfast is served at 0900 followed by the business meeting at 1000. The meeting location is the B. W. Howard American Legion Post 171 located at 8325 1st Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35206.

DEPARTMENT OF ALABAMA

QUARTERLY MEETING

0930 SATURDAY 23 SEPTEMBER 2017

AMERICAN LEGION POST 133

4980 MAIN ST

MILLBROOK, AL 36054

 

2017 MCL NATIONAL CONVENTION in Overland Park KS

13 August thru 18 August 2017

Sponsored by General Larry Oppenheimer Det 1025

You can find the latest information, schedules and more about the 2017 Marine Corps League National Convention HERE

 

NOW HEAR THIS !

FIRST CALL

WEDNESDAY, 25 OCTOBER

0900 AT BENT BROOK

FORTH ANNUAL HOWLIN’ MAD SMITH

GOLF OPEN

SPONSORED BY DETACHMENT 592 OF THE MARINE CORPS LEAGUE

For more Tournament information click HERE

The Marine Corps League has agreed with the American Military University (AMU) for AMU to award two regular Marine Corps League members a full scholarship (four years) to receive a Bachelor Degree or a Master's Degree in any degree offered by AMU. You must have an accredited Bachelor's Degree in applying for the Master's Degree. AMU is the full sponsor of this program. Applications must be submitted no later than 15 July 2017. For more information, check out American Military University or check out AMU Scholarship Info and Forms

ALABAMA G.I. DEPENDENTS' SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

This academic scholarship program is administrated by the State of Alabama, Department of Veterans Affairs, and applies to the dependents of Alabama's disabled veterans. The following link will provide the information required. ALABAMA GI DEPENDENTS' SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Also, this pamphlet dated May 2014 may be helpful PAMPHLET.

LINKS OF INTEREST

Alabama Marine Corps League
Department of Alabama Newsletter
Uniform Info for MCL
Support Our Troops
The Fleet Reserve Association Americanism-Patriotism Essay Contest
Team Red, White & Blue
The Marine Corps League Foundation
Marines Helping Marines
Military Order of the Purple Heart
Vietnam Veterans of America
American Gold Star Mothers
Agent Orange Survey
Cahaba Valley Young Marines
Three Hots and a Cot
Blue Star Salute Foundation
LeJeune Water Contamination
EIN Donation Receipt
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