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Proposed new detachment by-laws

The proposed new detachment by-laws are now up on the website to be viewed. Please go to http://www.marinecorpsleague726.com/documents-library/ to look at them.

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2nd Quarter Newsletter

The Second Quarter 2021 Newsletter is fresh off the press and up on the site. Some highlights are two articles on the First Gulf War commemorating the 30th anniversary and our paymaster/adjutant’s military bio. Go to the website newsletter section to read the latest!!

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Celebrating a WW II veterans birthday Covid Style

Our oldest detachment Marine Bernie Hoffman celebrated his 95th birthday on Saturday December 19th. Due to the pandemic it was a unique celebration as scores of cars rolled by in parade past his house. To read all about it click on the link below: Bernie’s Celebration

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A new Detachment Commandant takes command

Matt Popovich and his officers were swore in during the December meeting. For a new list of officers, their pictures and contact numbers, please visit the officers page on this website.

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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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