The Department of Washington currently has 16 detachments. The detachment is where the majority of the work for the Marine Corps League is done, just as in the Marine Corps the smallest units do the work! If you are not currently a member of the Marine Corps League and live in the state of Washington, look and see where the closest detachment is to you and contact them!


Capt. Daniel B. Bartel #1335

Meets on the first Wednesday of each month at 1830 hours at American Legion Post #7,

1688 W Bakerview Rd, Bellingham, WA 98226-9181

Commadant Phillip Carroll

Adjutant Theresa Barnhart

Paymaster BettyMcMaster


Columbia River #826

Meets on the 2nd Thursday of the month at the Elk's Lodge #82 at 11605 SE McGillivray at 1900 in Vancouver, WA

Commandant Lynn Bolte

Adj/Paymaster John Stofiel

Detachment Website


CPL Joseph P. Bier #1119

Meets on the last Monday of the Month at 1900 at the American Legion Post #17 located at 111 W. Main in Centralia, WA

Commandant Bob Broostrom

Adjutant Bill Marshall

Paymaster George Schaefer


Melvin M. Smith #586

Meets the 2nd Thursday of the month at The VFW 1435 at 212 S. David St. Spokane Valley, WA 99212

Commandant Kari Sobisky

Adjutan/Paymaster Randy Ott 

Detachment Website


Mt. Olympus #897

Meets the 4th Tuesday of the month at 1800 at County Veteran's Center located at 216 S. Francis Street in Port Angeles, WA

Commandant Don Heinkel

Adjutant Eric Miner

Paymaster Kathy Nicholls

Detachment Website


Mt. St. Helens #889

Meets the 1st Saturday of the month 0900, at the Regency Restaurant at 3353 Washington Way, Longview, WA 98632.

Commandant Glen Espersen

Adjutant Don Simmons

Paymaster Terry Reams


Olympia #482

Meets the 1st Saturday of the month  the VFW Post 318, located at 2902 Martin Way East at 0800 in Olympia, WA

Commandant John Britcher

Adjutant Paul Klenk

Paymaster Ruth Ikerit

Detachment Website


Olympic Peninsula #531

Meets 1st Wednesday at the DAV Chapter 5 Hall, 2315 Burwell St in Bremerton, WA

Commandant Bob Schneider

Adjutant Cheryl Esparza

Paymaster Vincent Smith


Pierce County #504

Meets 2nd Tuesday of the Month at 1900 at AMVETs Post #1 at 5717 S. Tyler St. in Tacoma, WA


Commandant Mike Edwards 

Adjutant/Paymaster George F. Hilbish II

Detachment Website


Puget Sound #336

Meets at 1900 on the second Thursday of each month at VFW Post 2995; 4330 148th Ave N.E.; Redmond WA 98052

Commandant    Mark Gorman

Adjutant  Jennifer Flath

Paymaster Robin M. Hallock

Detachment Website


TriCities #337

Meets at 1800 on the 1st Tuesday of the month at American Legion Post #34; 1029 W. Sylvester St. Redmond, WA 99301

Commandant Donald Holguin

Adjutant/Paymaster Dianne Tonda


Twin Harbors #442

Meets at 1900 the last Thursday of the month at 40 et 8 Veterans Club. 2313 Simpson Ave. Aberdeen, WA 98520

Commandant Frank Perov

Adjutant/Paymaster Barry Washbum


Skagit Valley #1043

Meets at 1900 on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at American Legion Post #43. 701 Murdock st. Sedro Woolley, WA 98284

Commandant Lee Schuirman

Adjutant Joel Cartwright

Paymaster Tim L. Brown


Yakima/Kittitas County #1055

Meets at 1900 on the 2nd Monday of the month at DAV Service Hall 911 N. 15th Ave. Yakima, WA 98902

Commandant Nicholas E Meyers

Adjutant/Paymaster Ed Falter

Detachment Website mclyakima,com

Col. Richard (Buck) Francisco #1451

Meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 1900 at Holmes Harbor Rod and Gun Club, 3334 Brooks Hill Rd, Langley WA, 98260. Social dinner at 1800 before meeting.

Commandant Robert Gabelein


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