Marine Corps League
Department of Ohio

Attention all hands!

NEW (5 December) Buckeye News

November 2016: Buckeye Marines

Important Information

New–Veterans Exchange (Jan 2017)

The Defense Department announced today that veterans
will soon be able to shop online at military exchanges.
Veteran Exchange Letter



New: Change in Dues pdf (55 KB)

How Unpaid / Delinquent Membership Affects the Detachment! pdf (85 KB)

Additional Important Information

Proposed Changes to Article 12, Section 1250, MCL Bylaws pdf (34 KB)

Proposed Changes to Article 12, Section 1270(b)(4), MCL Bylaws pdf (33 KB)

Meetings & Conventions

Mid-Winter Convention

2–4 March 2017
Fredericksburg Hospitality House and Conf. Center
2801 Plank Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Room Rate: $89 plus tax per night (currently 11.3%)
Phone: (540) 786-831

Department of Ohio Meeting

10–12 March 2017
Crown Plaza
7230 Engle Road
Middleburg Heights, OH 44130
Phone: (440) 243-4040.
(Mention the Marine Corps League or MCLA for room rates)

Central Division Convention

23–26 March 2017
Registration Packet
Holiday Inn
6000 National Road East
Richmond, IN 47374
Phone Reservations: (765) 488-1975
Room Rate: $99.00 + taxes per night, king / queen
(Marine Corps League special pricing)
Registration Website:

Department of Ohio Convention

8–11 June 2017

Marine Corps League National Convention

13–18 August 2017
Overland Park, Kansas

Chase Suites Hotel
Group Code: MARCOR
Phone: (913) 491-3333
Room Rate: $99.00 / Night 1 Bed (30 rooms available)
$115.00 / Night 2 Beds (5 rooms available)

Courtyard Convention Center-Overland Park
Phone Reservations: (800) 321-2211
Room Rate: $115.00 / Night 2 Beds (25 rooms available)

Hilton Garden Inn
Phone Reservations: (844) 317-50965


There are only two kinds of people that understand Marines.
Marines and the enemy.
Everyone else has a second-hand opinion
General William Thornson, United States Army

News & Notes
What Author Date Posted Link (Size)
2015 National Convention Ad Order Form   15 Oct 2014 pdf (110 kB)
Ohio Veterans Bonuses (time running out) PDC Ray Dailey
ANVC Central Div
1 Sept 2014 pdf (39 kB)
2015 Midwinter Conference Michael A. Blum
Executive Director MCL
19 June 2014 pdf (68 kB)
2016 Midwinter Conference Michael A. Blum
Executive Director MCL
19 June 2014 pdf (67 kB)
Found: Marine Ring (service at Iwo Jima-1945)
Please help to return it
Det Sgt R. Reikowski #209
Avon Lake Police
4 June 2014 pdf (19 kB)
New USMC Sign Ray Dailey
Department of Ohio
14 May 2014 pdf (406 kB)
National Junior Vice Commandant Michael D, Clark
NVC SE Division
8 May 2014 pdf (273 kB)
Response to American Legion Re: Secretary Shinseki Michael A. Blum
Executive Director MCL
7 May 2014 pdf (89 kB)
NASDVA President’s Letter of Support W. Clyde Marsh
President NASDVA
7 May 2014 pdf (687 kB)
Calling All Marines Don Kerns
Senior Vice Commandant
Montezuma-Cincinnati #270
7 May 2014 pdf (80 kB)
Marine Women in Combat Roles Michael A. Blum
Executive Director MCL
7 May 2014 pdf (22 kB)


General Information
What Date Posted Information & Contact
MCL Political Policy 2012 April 2012 pdf (1.4 MB)
NO CHANGE in Military Funeral Protocol [Cover Letter; Information] March 2012 pdf (99 kB); pdf (2.5 MB)
Final Regulation to Aid Korean War Veterans Exposed to Agent Orange   pdf (147 kB)
Marine Corps League Youth Application Form, Department of Ohio   pdf (188 kB)