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First State Detachment Marine of the Year 2019- Frank Del Piano

Date Published: Nov-12-2019

The 2019 Marine of the Year is awarded to Marine Frank Del Piano in recognition of his sustained outstanding service and contribution to the First State Detachment. Marine Del Piano service has been in keeping with the highest tradition of the Marine Corps and the Marine Corps League.

Department of Delaware Convention & Election 9 May 2020

Date Published: Jul-01-2017

Our next Department of Delaware Meeting is the Convention and Election on 9 May 2020 1000-1200  at the Hertigage Shores Golf Club One Heritage Shores Cir, Bridgeville, DE 19933

Coffee and donuts provide.

Lunch will be provided

Meeting will be hosted by Diamond State Detachment

All members are welcome to attend. 

Semper Fidelis

Frank Mathers, Commandant
Department of Delaware

Next Detachment meetings will be 26 February 2020

Date Published: Mar-13-2017

Now Hear This

The leadership meeting will conduct business from 1100 to approximately 1200 and the monthly membership meeting will start at 1200.

The meeting will be at the Ocean City American Legion Post.

The Officers of the First State Detachment encourage all members to attend all Detachment meetings.

Please share with those members that do not have email.


Marty Kwesko, Commandant

First State Detachment

Monthly Minutes

Detachment Meeting Minutes 20 November 2019
Date Published: Jan-15-2020
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Detachment Monthly Meeting Minutes 23 October 2019
Date Published: Nov-18-2019
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