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Enlisted Marine Scholarship

Doug Tennis presents the BVMLC $500 Enlisted Marine Scholarship to the top 4 Enlisted Marines at Texas A & M. The scholarships were awarded to Evan McKague, Michael Prater, Manuel Mendoza, and Walter Hines.

Wreaths Across America

Members of the Brazos Valley Marine Corps League and their families replace the flags placed on veteran's graves in the Bryan City Cemetery with wreaths.

Operation Seatback

On December 13, 2017 the BVMCL members performed one of their primary fund raiser, that of removing seatbacks from Kyle Field.

Make A Smile Happen (M*A*S*H)

Members of the BVMCL help collect, sort, and package toys collected for underprivileged kids in the Brazos Valley.

242nd Marine Corps Birthday Party

Doug Tennis cuts the birthday cake at the BVMCL birthday party held on our normal meeting date, the second Monday of November.

Veteran's Day

Members of the Brazos Valley Marine Corps League and their families placed flags on veteran graves in the Bryan City Cemetery on Veteran's Day, 11/11/2017.

Department of Texas Fall Conference

John McGuire receives the National Jr. Vice Commondant Citation streamer for the Brazos Valley Marine Corps League, Detachment 1391, at the Department of Texas Fall Conference.

Mexican War Memorial Dedication Ceremony

The September 13, 2017 dedication of the Mexican War Memorial, sponsored by the Brazos Valley Marine Corps League, occurred on the 170th anniversary of the victory at the Halls of Montezuma.

Memorial

August 2017 Vet Camp

John McQuire (Past Commandant) and Ed Holcomb represent the Brazos Valley Marine Corps League at Vet Camp. Vet Camp provides orientation for the incoming veterans to Texas A & M.

Harry Bruce "Retreat Hell" Award

Doug Tennis presents Nicholas Romer, winner of the Harry Bruce "Retreat Hell" Award, a Mameluke sword at his commissioning on graduation from Texas A & M.

Meals Ready to Eat (MRE)

BVMCL successfully completed its second annual Operation MRE fundraiser. In the picture, Glenn Burnside picks up one of the completed briskets.

Independence Day Parade

Brazos Valley Marine Corps League participated again this year in the Chappell Hill Independence Day Parade.