Regular members are Marines, Marine Veterans, or FMF Navy Corpsmen.
United States Army, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, Merchant Marine Veterans are all welcomed to apply as Associate Members. CLICK HERE TO APPLY AS A REGULAR MEMBER
Those individuals not qualified for regular membership in the Marine Corps League, or Marine Corps League Auxiliary (if and when such a detachment organization does or shall exist), who espouse the principles and purposes of the Marine Corps League as contained in its Congressional Charter, may upon application to the Detachment be accepted for associate membership in the Marine Corps League and Detachment # 066. If the applicant for associate membership has served with another service branch, he/she shall have served under honorable conditions. Proof of such service may be required.
Associate members, upon acceptance, will pay dues in the same amounts as prescribed for regular members, including initiation fees. A membership pin and membership card similar to the design and style of the approved regular membership pin and membership card, indicating "Associate Member" will be issued by National Headquarters. Uniform and cover, including ornamental device/emblems and lettering will be established by the National Uniform committee, and will be enforced by the Detachment. An associate member shall be entitled to all the rights, privileges and benefits of a regular member, except as provided herein. Such member may not vote nor hold elective office (specifically Commandant, Sr. Vice Commandant, Jr. Vice Commandant, Judge Advocate) within the Detachment, nor any elected or staff offices at Department or National level.
An associate member in the Detachment may hold staff officer or appointed positions, and may vote on the internal affairs of the Detachment or on matters not affecting Marine Corps League policy. Associate members may not vote on any membership application for regular membership. Associate members must be sponsored by a current Marine Corps League member and possess a DD214. Civilians only need a sponsor (spouses and children fall into this category).
Any member of the Marine Corps League in good standing may become a Life Member upon proper payment of the required fee as set forth in the National bylaws, Section 645, Paragraph b, following the procedures and application process set forth therein. Detachment applicants for life member status must have been a member of the Detachment, and in good standing, for a minimum period of one (1) year.
PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU MUST COMPLETE STEP 1 (APPLICATION) AND STEP 2 (PAYMENT) BEFORE YOUR APPLICATION WILL BE PROCESSED
Fill out & Submit the application below. Once you have submitted the application you will be sent an email to confirm your identity. Follow the instructions in the email, then proceed to STEP 2.
Once you have submitted your application and confirmed your identity in STEP 1, please select an option below to pay your membership fees & complete your application.
*The first year of membership for Active Duty Personnel is free.