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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

[email protected]

 

 

 

 

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

[email protected]

 

Toys for Tots Coordinator

Jim Mattson

906-337-5068

 

Baraga County Contact:  Lee DeLeon

906-201-0839

[email protected]

 

Ontonagon County Contact:

Bob Botkins

906-883-3648

 

 

Keweenaw Detachment 1016’s Iwo Jima Float

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