Click below for an application to become a member of our detachment. We would enjoy meeting you at our next meeting. Please bring it along with a copy of your DD-214 and payment of dues.
Detachment members with the refurbished jeep
Do you miss the Esprit de Corps? The Larry Nehring Detachment of the Marine Corps League is always looking for new members willing to support you & your families in the local Des Moines area. Whether you're a Marine or FMF Corpsman on active duty, in the reserves or a veteran, YOU are still and always our brother/sister in arms and will always carry the title MARINE. Semper Fidelis.
Build Spirit de Corps with fellow Marines & FMF Corpsmen from different generations
Serve your fellow Marines / Veterans at the VA hospital or care facilities
Honor the Marines that have given the ultimate sacrifice
Build you references & network with other Marines
Have representation of Marines at the State of Iowa Veterans Council regarding legislation
Referrals to local, state, national government agencies that can assist YOU
Scholarships for vocational training, community college, public / private universities