Marine Corps League Swansboro Detachment #1407

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Our regular meetings are held at the  Swansboro Moose Lodge, 161 Norris Rd, Swansboro, NC 28584. Next regular meeting 4 April 2023 the first Tuesday of the month at 1800 (6:00 pm).  The Social is held from 1800 until 1830 (6:00 pm – 6:30 pm), meeting starting at 1830 (6:30 pm).  Masks are optional and there is plenty of room for social distancing. 

It will be "Taco Tuesday" at the Moose Lodge,  Tacos are 2 for $6.00. A taco salad is $6.00.  If you are not a Moose member, ask an MCL member who is to escort you. Please allow enough time to eat before the business meeting begins at 1830. The Moose will start serving at 1700.  The tacos were a hit last month.

Marine Corps League Swansboro Detachment #1407 is currently headquartered at the Swansboro Moose Lodge, 161 Norris Road, Swansboro, NC 28584.  (Please Check our Calendar for meeting Times and all event information).

Marine Corps League Swansboro Detachment #1407 is dedicated to helping the Marines, FMF Chaplains, FMF Corpsman and their families in the Swansboro North Carolina area and supports the National Marine Corps League Sponsored Marines Helping Marines Program with information and events. The league works in cooperation with the local community and Marines in the State of North Carolina.

If you would like to become a member, fill out the  Membership Application and mail it to Marine Corps League Swansboro Detachment #1407, P.O. Box 83, Swansboro, NC 28584-8572. Or  you can contact Junior Vice Bob Shannon or Commandant Steve Tracy at mcls[email protected].

Ramp Construction February 2023

Marine Corps League Detachment Swansboro 1407 recently donated funds for the construction of a ramp. The ramp is for a 22 year retired Navy Corpsman who recently had Quadruple bypass surgery. The ramp was constructed by Marine Corps League Detachment Swansboro 1407 Past Commandant and Chaplain Steve Tracy.

Ten Year Charter Ceremony 11 Feb 2023

Marine Corps League Swansboro Detachment #1407 donated twenty-four Turkey’s to the USO Jacksonville, NC. The deliver took place on 16 November 2022 at the USO distribution building aboard Camp Lejeune, NC. Many volunteers were on hand to put together the food packages that will be given out by the USO this Thanksgiving. (left to right) Steve Tracy, Hailey Day; USO Costal Center Operations Supervisor, Tim Manchester, and Alex “Gunner” Nevgloski Sr. 

Marine Corps League Swansboro Detachment #1407 Commandant Paul Meithker presents a check to Swansboro Young Marine Master Sergeant Drache Gooch to help support the upcoming events that are planned by the Swansboro Young Marines. (Left YM MSgt Drach Gooche,  Right Commandant Paul Meithker) 

Swansboro Young Marines is located at VFW Post 9960, in Cedar Point, NC.  They are proud to be a part of a National Program for boys and girls between the ages of eight to the completion of high school. For more information please visit website: or Facebook:

The check was presented during the Detachment’s Monthly Meeting held 1 November 2022 at the Swansboro Moose Lodge 1425 in Swansboro, NC. 

On 19 September 2022, Marine Corps League Swansboro Detachment #1407 presented a Certificate of Excellence to Jerry Hillard, SSgt, USMC (Ret). The certificate was present for loyalty and patriotism to our country by publicly and proudly displaying the American Flag.

 (L to R) Detachment Judge Advocate Frances Hayden, Jerry Hillard, Senior Vice Commandant Tim Manchester.

Please join us for Veterans Coffee, 0830 every Friday at Lowes Foods, 

321 WB McLean Dr, Cape Carteret, NC 28584. Veterans from all branches are invited to come and share stories and get some of the latest Veteran’s information.

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