Department of New Jersey

Marine Corps League




Information From Around the Department

New Jersey can be pretty busy with everything we have going on. Here you will find information about happenings that are going on around the state, plus newsletters that are produced by our detachments.

Iwo Jima Memorial Beefsteak

Iwo Jima Memorial Beefsteak Date: February 22, 2020 Time: 6:30 pm $45.00 per person tricky tray with great prizes location: VFW post 3484, 44 Market Street, Saddle Brook, NJ 07663 Make checks payable to: Barker Detachment 1211 Mail Checks to: Barker Detachment PO Box...

World War II – War in the Pacific Commemoration Dinner

World War II - War in the Pacific Commemoration Dinner Sponsored by the Oakland Detachment #744 Marine Corps League April 18, 2020 Cocktail hour - 1700 HoursDinner following Meadowlands Hilton, East Rutherford, NJ 07073 Lt.Gen John Jansen, USMC, Keynote SpeakerTickets...

Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans

HOSTED BY: DISABLED AMERICAN VETERANS (DAV)FREEHOLD CHAPTER 74 DATE/TIMESaturday, May 23, 2020; 10:00am to 11:30am LOCATIONFirst Presbyterian Church 118 West Main Street, Freehold, NJ KEYNOTE SPEAKERMark GatanasColonel, US Army (Retired), 1st Cavalry Division, Vietnam...

Marine Corps Run for Freedom 5k

May 16, 2020 Registration and check in will begin at 0730 at the Runners High Store adjacent to IPlay America where you will recieve your bib number and shirt. Package pick up will also be available the night prior to the race 5/15 between 4pm and 7pm at...


Registration packet for the Department of NJ's 92nd Department Convention is now available!  The Department Convention will be held June 11th,12th and 13th, 2020 at the Crown Plaza Princeton Convention Center in Princeton, NJ. PRE-REGISTRATION FEE IS $15.00 (Must...

Smith Detachment Dance

Date: April 18, 2020 Place: VFW 383 Veterans Blvd. Bayville, New Jersey Time: 6 PM till 10 PM Hot Buffet, Salad, Dessert, Soda, Coffee, & Tea Cash Bar DJ Chuck Swiers will be on deck. Donation: $20.00 per person Open to the Public If interested please...

Moving Wall Coming to Sussex County

The Sussex Elks Lode #2288 and the American Legion Riders of Sussex County is sponsoring "The Moving Wall" to visit Woodborne Park in Wantage, Sussex County, New Jersey in September of 2020. This grand undertaking will be the first time the half-size replica of the...

2020 Department of New Jersey Leadership School

Greetings Marines, We are pleased to announce that the Department of New Jersey will assemble its 19th Annual Leadership School to be held on 28 March 2020 at the Modern Learning Center located in Sea Girt. The course outlines and curriculum will facilitate a greater...


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Vets4Warriors is the leading national peer support and resource connection network for veterans, service members, family members and caregivers who need answers and understanding from someone who knows what they are going through.

Jarhead Java

Jarhead Java has teamed up with the Marine Corps League! Jarhead Java has a new shopping page and is offering FREE SHIPPING! Please go to and select the flat rate box containing the items you desire, and then use the coupon code MCL at checkout for FREE SHIPPING! We will then make a cash donation for each order placed using that code to the Marine Corps League – this as well as our regular donation of 50% of profits to the Semper Fi Fund/America’s Fund to support our wounded heroes from ALL branches of our military. Jarhead Java is 100% Colombian Arabica – “BOLD ROAST” – coffee. Great coffee for a great cause!

Marine Corps League Members can use Veterans Holidays! Veterans Holidays is a “Space Available” program that offers veterans the opportunity to enjoy vacations at popular destinations around the world – for the incredibly low price of just $349* USD per unit, per week. Those eligible and their family and friends have access to spacious accommodations at more than 4,000 resorts, apartments, condominiums and homes in more than 100 countries. Membership with Veterans Holidays is FREE to all veterans of the U.S. military.

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