The Department of Washington currently has 15 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 3rd Friday of the month at the American Legion Post #14 at 4607 NE St James Rd at 1830 in Vancouver, WA

Commandant  Lynn Bolte

Adjutant/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  Bonnie Holden

Adjutant  Jonathan Akers

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

Adjutant/Paymaster  Randy Ott 

Detachment Website


Mt. Olympus #897

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

Commandant  Mark Schildknecht

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  Sky Busk

Adjutant/Paymaster  Ruth Ickert

Detachment Website


Olympic Peninsula #531

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

Commandant  Lou Anne Harrey

Adjutant  Michael Parker

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  Rick Flath

Adjutant  Jennifer Flath

Paymaster  Robin M. Hallock

Detachment Website


TriCities #337

Meets at 1830 on the 1st Monday of the month at Kiwanis Club, 6007 Columbia Park Trail, Kennewick, WA 99336

Commandant  Michael Ridgel

Adjutant/Paymaster  Sean Edler


Twin Harbors #442

Meets at 1900 the 4th Thursday of the month at 40 et 8 Veterans Club. 2313 Simpson Ave. Aberdeen, WA 98520

Commandant  Ron Black 

Adjutant/Paymaster  Betty Restau


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  Tommy Watson 

Adjutant  Joel Cartwright

Paymaster  Steven Blasdell


Yakima-Kittitas Valley #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  http://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

Adjutant/Paymaster  John Durracott

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