Dunes Leathernecks - 4 Monroe Street, Valparaiso, IN 46383 US

(219) 916-3550

Helping the public, Marines and Marine Corps Veterans in Northwest Indiana.

About Us

What is the Marine Corps League?

 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, FMF Chaplains, and former Marines, FMF Corpsmen and FMF 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. 

Our Detachment

Ooh Rah & welcome to Marine Corps League Detachment 1056, Dunes Leathernecks. This website is dedicated to helping both the public and Marines in Northwest Indiana with information on how we work with the community and Marines in the State of Indiana. If you do not find the information you are looking for please go to contacts and you will find information on our officers and a form that will assist you. If you are a Marine new to the area or just finding out about the League, then please Join! You will be among many Marines from all generations.

Detachment Meetings

Meetings are the first Monday of the month 7pm CST at the American Legion Post 94, 4 Monroe St. Valparaiso, IN 46383