Ooorah & welcome to the Department of North Carolina, Marine Corps League.
This website is dedicated to helping both the public and Marines in North Carolina with information on how we work with the community and Marines in the State of North Carolina. If you do not find the information you are looking for please go to contacts and you will find information on our officers that will assist you.
If you are a Marine new to the area or just finding out about the League, then please Join! You will be among many Marines from all generations.
- There are currently 59 active detachments located within the Department of North Carolina
Incorporated by an act of Congress in 1937, the Marine Corps League perpetuates the traditions and spirit of ALL Marines who proudly wear or who have worn the eagle, globe and anchor of the Corps.
Mission of the Marine Corps League
Members of the Marine Corps League join together in camaraderie and fellowship for the purposes of preserving the traditions and promoting the interests of the United States Marine Corps. This is accomplished by banding together those who have served with those who are now serving in the United States Marine Corps, voluntarily aiding and rendering assistance to all Marines and to their widows and orphans, and by perpetuating the history of the United States Marine Corps through fitting acts to observe the anniversaries and historical occasions of particular interest to Marines.
Marine Corps League Preamble
In the name of the Beneficent God of all, we who have Honorably Served, or are now Honorably Serving our country in the United States Marine Corps for the common good of this nation, and all the nations and people of our world, and in order that the Fundamental Rights and Freedom of every person may be preserved, to foster interest in the affairs of the United states Marines Corps, To protect and advance the welfare of the wounded and disabled Marines and their dependants, and for the further purposes set forth after, do solemnly and firmly associate ourselves together in a Nonprofit Corporation, known as the Marine Corps League.