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“Bullet” Bob Daley; Our Brother Marine Passes

Our Commandant and Friend “Bullet” Bob Daley passed away yesterday 4 Feb. Robert “Bullet” Daley’s Funeral is at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church 311 Washington Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15216 10:00am on Saturday, February 8th “Bullet” will be remembered for so many great achievements throughout his life but one of my favorites was how he was always […]

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RMU Invests in Active Military Members and Veterans

Veterans and active military members in the Pittsburgh area who are looking to further their education should consider Robert Morris University. RMU, located in Moon Township, has started unique programs that are designed to give military members the opportunity to earn an undergraduate degree in one of 60 areas of study. RMU has dozens of […]

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Marine Corps League Det 726 Receives 2013 Best of Bethel Park Award

Marine Corps League Det 726 Receives 2013 Best of Bethel Park Award Bethel Park Award Program Honors the Achievement BETHEL PARK April 20, 2013 — Marine Corps League Det 726 has been selected for the 2013 Best of Bethel Park Award in the Veterans Organization category by the Bethel Park Award Program. Each year, the […]

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Marine ‘brothers’ from South Hills mark Bataan anniversary!

Marine veteran Ron Strang concedes that after serving tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan and being seriously injured by a roadside bomb, he could put his eight-year military career behind him to pursue civilian life. But Strang, 29, of Scott couldn’t pass on the opportunity to join a contingent of retired Marines who traveled […]

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Bethel Park Salutes PFC Robert “Bullet” Daley

Bethel Park has always taken great pride in the men and women who have served our country in its times of need. Now we’d like to take this opportunity to invite you to help us honor your friends and family who have served our great country. Our very own Commandant of our detachment was added […]

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Cost of Living Increase for Military Retirees!

News source: Semper Fidelis, Retirement News – April-June 2012 and Military Money Matters After a couple of years with NO COLA increase, military retirees received a 3.6% COLA effective December 1, 2011. The increase will show up in your January 2012 check. This is the same percentage increase that Social Securities beneficiaries will receive. If […]

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News About Your Military ID Card

News source: Semper Fidelis, Retirement News – April-June 2012 Two Forms of Identification Are Now Required If you need to replace or renew your military ID card, you will be required to provide two forms of identification: a valid photo ID and a secondary form of ID. Acceptable photo identification includes a driver’s license, military […]

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67th annual Department of Pennsylvania Convention

The 67th annual Department of Pennsylvania Convention is scheduled to be held on June 27 to July 1, 2012 at the Holiday Inn – Downtown, Johnstown, Pa 15901. You must make your reservations before June 6, 2012 and tell the hotel you are with the MARINE CORPS LEAGUE of PA. Your support of the Marine […]

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Det 726 – Supports Operation Troop Appreciation

We have now made Operation Troop Appreciation an official charity of Marine Corps League Inc, South Hills Detachment 726. We will be working to help raise money, support their work effort and other activities in an effort to help there cause. If you don’t know about Operation Troop Appreciation let me tell you a little […]

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70 years ago today, Americans responded to Pearl Harbor

‘You just hope people don’t forget’ Wednesday, December 07, 2011 By Kaitlynn Riely, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Lake Fong/Post-Gazette Interview of two WWII Veterans to include our own Bob “Bullet” Dailey! George Priatko, 86, of Plum and other World War II veterans visit “Stars & Stripes: An American Story” at the Heinz History Center on Tuesday. The […]

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