November 07, 2020
Detachment members and associates of the McLemore Detachment #324 attended the USMC 245th birthday celebration at the Houston Marriott South Hotel at Hobby Airport. It was a wonderful celebration to honor our Corps on its birthday.
Pictured from left to right: Daniel Fleming, Jorge Valdez, Chuck Dingas, Cindy Dingas, Calvin Poche, Barbara Poche, Department of Texas MCL Commandant James Harvey, Scott Mosely, Doris Mosely, Carmen Santiago, Jose Sanabria and Audrea Killalea.
September 10, 2020
Representatives David Rodrigues and Calvin Poche of the Marine Corps League Detachment 324, the McLemore Marines, presented a Certificate of Appreciate to Patrol Officer Darrell Barnes of the Katy Police Department. The emergency transfer to a medical facility by Audrea Killalea of the McLemore Marines to assist an elderly and sick Marine late at night was made safe and secure due to the assistance of Officer Barnes. Officer Barnes met Ms Killalea at the sick Marine’s location and escorted her and the Marine to the medical facility where he was treated. Providing assistance to Marines in need is one of the primary activities performed by the McLemore Marines.
August 24, 2020
Various members of Marine Corps League Detachment 324, the McLemore Marines, performed the Funeral Honors for Master Sgt James Howard. The service took place at the Houston National Cemetery. Funeral Honors are one of the primary activities of the McLemore Marines to honor the Fallen and give them and their families the respect deserved due to their sacrifice for our Country.
Presentation of financial support to the Atascocita High School Junior ROTC department. Bob Young is presenting the check of $1000 on behalf of the McLemore Marines to Michael Lasyone, AHS JROTC leader. The support of Houston area high school Junior ROTC programs is one of the key activities of the McLemore Marines. Presentations on Marine and U.S. military history are made by members of the Detachment to assist the students with their understanding of our Country’s heritage.