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Text Box: KEWEENAW DETACHMENT #1016
MARINE CORPS LEAGUE
SOUTH RANGE, MICHIGAN

The Keweenaw Detachment #1016 of the Marine Corps League was chartered on May 5, 1999 with 44 charter members.  Today we have about 100 members and growing.   We service four counties in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan: Houghton, Keweenaw, Baraga, and Ontonagon.

 



Mission Statement:
We serve and aid Marines, their families, veterans, and our local communities

Annual Activities:
Toys for Tots and Toys for Area Youth campaign, award scholarships for advanced education, annual flag giveaway on Flag day, placing flags on all veterans graves at Forest Hill Cemetery in Houghton, MI, provide color guards and honor guards for local parades and memorial ceremonies, and provide military rites for local veterans.

Keweenaw Detachment #1016 MCL

PO Box 354

South Range, MI  49963

 

Chris Dennis, Commandant

906-281-6413

elisabeth.christopher.1017@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

Text Box: Contact Us:

The detachment meets the third Thursday of each month at 7:00pm at the VFW Post 6165 in South Range, Michigan.

Paul Smigowski, Paymaster

906-296-0204

smigpd@gmail.com

 

Toys for Tots Coordinator

Jim Mattson

906-337-5068

 

Baraga County Contact Lee DeLeon

906-201-0839

deleoneliseo@yahoo.com

 

Ontonagon County Contact

Bob Botkins

906-883-3648

 

 

Keweenaw Detachment 1016’s Iwo Jima Float

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