Welcome!

McLemore Marines

Houston, Texas

Detachment #324

Once a Marine

Always a Marine

Welcome to the McLemore Detachment

About Us

Greetings! Are you a present or former active duty, regular or reserve, enlisted or commissioned Marine and FMF Corpsman who Are Serving or Have Served? If the answer is YES, we invite you to join the McLemore Detachment of the Marine Corps League. Check the Calendar for the date, time, and place of our next meeting. The attendance of your spouse and guest is encouraged.

Some of the things we do: We provide the Fallen Marine Program [click for video] upon request; participate in the Marine Corps Birthday Ball; Veterans Day and Memorial Day observances; the Toys For Tots program with the local Marine Reserve unit; Support various Junior ROTC Units and other Marine-related activities. Semper Fi!

Mission Statement

Members of the Marine Corps League join in camaraderie and fellowship for the purpose of preserving traditions. Promoting the interests of the United States Marine Corps, banding together those who are now serving in the United States Marine Corps and those who have been honorably discharged from that service. Effectively promote the ideals of American freedom and democracy. Voluntarily aiding and rendering assistance to all Marines, FMF Corpsmen, Chaplains, and former Marines, FMF Corpsmen, Chaplains, and their widows and orphans; and to perpetuate the history of the United States Marine Corps and by fitting acts to observe the anniversaries of historical occasions of particular interest to Marines.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who do you help?

All current or past Marines and their families or Any Veteran from Any branch of service that needs our help and support.


How can I join?

Bring a copy of your most recent DD-214, fill out a Marine Corps League application (available at the meetings) and payment for annual dues ($30). This will be completed before the start of the meeting.

Click here to download a fillable copy of the Application Form: MCL Membership Application Form

You may type your information directly into the form then print and sign, or you may print the form and fill it out by hand.


When and Where are your meetings?

McLemore Detachment #324 meets the second Tuesday of the month at Kelley’s Country Cookin’ (see map below). Social Hour is 1800 to 1900. Business Meeting starts promptly at 1900.

DUE TO COVID 19 and Social Distancing, all current meetings are held via Video Conferencing to protect the health of our members.