Coastal Valleys Detachment 
 Marine Corps League 1340
"Once a Marine, Always a Marine"
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Come to any meeting with your DD214, photo ID and $40.00 membership fee and we will enroll you right away!


Marine Corps League Application for Membership
Please Print Out and Sign Legibly

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I hereby apply for membership in the Marine Corps League, Coastal Valleys Detachment, # 1340

Name: ___________________________________ Phone: (____) ____________________

Street Address: _________________________ City: ______________ State: CA

Zip: ________+ ____   Cell: (______) ____________________

E-mail Address: ______________________________________

Date of birth: ____/____/________ (mo/day/yr)

Date of Enlistment/Commissioning: ____/____/________ Date of Discharge /Separation: ____/____/________

Type of Application: New ( ) Renewal ( ) Membership Type - Regular ( ) Associate ( ) Dual ( )

Have you ever been convicted of a felony? Yes ( ) No ( ) If yes is checked, I agree to waive my rights under the Privacy Act and disclose the nature of the felony conviction for consideration of membership in the Marine Corps League.

(   ) I hereby apply for membership in the Marine Corps League Detachment 1340 and enclose $40 for one year’s membership*

I hereby certify that I am currently serving or have served honorably in the U.S. Marine Corps, on active duty, for not less than ninety (90) days* or have served or am currently serving in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve and have earned no less than ninety (90) Reserve Retirement Credit Points or that I have served or am currently serving as a U. S. Navy Corpsman who has trained with Marine FMF Units in excess of ninety (90) days and earned the Marine Corps Device or Warfare Device worn on the Service Ribbon authorized for FMF Corpsmen. If discharged, I am in receipt of an honorable discharge or DD 214. By signature on this application, I hereby agree to provide proof of honorable service/discharge upon request. “Honorable service” will be defined by the last DD-214 or Certificate of Discharge that the applicant received. General Discharge under Honorable Conditions is acceptable. I hereby authorize the National Executive Director, Marine Corps League to obtain a copy of my latest DD-214 from the National Personnel Records Center if deemed necessary to very my eligibility for regular membership in the Marine Corps League. (*Korean War Era Marines see National Bylaws, Article 6, Section 600)

_______________________________                      ______________________________
(Sponsor where applicable)                                         Applicant’s Signature

Upon completion of application, turn into your detachment sponsor with required payment.

Mailing and Donation Address:

Coastal Valleys Detachment 1340

Marine Corps League

P.O. Box 2325

Orcutt, CA 93457-2325



Honorary Members of MCL1340: The following individuals have been awarded Honorary Membership into Marine Corps League 1340 Chapter due to their continued support, community service and in upholding our Marine Corps values and traditions.

Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce Bob Hatch; Santa Maria City Chief of Police Danny Macagni; State Senator Sam Blakeslee; Victor Cardial; (posthumously); Donald Wick, WWII (posthumously), Michael Clayton




Oath of Membership – Regular Members

I,                       , in the presence of Almighty God, and the members of the Marine Corps League here assembled, being fully aware of the symbols, motto, principles and purposes of the Marine Corps League, do solemnly swear and affirm that I will uphold and defend the Constitution and Laws of the United States of America and of the Marine Corps League. I will never knowingly wrong, deceive or defraud the League as to the value of anything. I will never knowingly wrong or injure or permit any member or any member’s family to be wronged or injured if to prevent the same is within my power. I will never propose for membership, one known to me to be unqualified or unworthy to become a member of the League. I further promise to govern my conduct in the League’s affairs and in my personal life in a manner becoming a decent honorable person and will never knowingly bring discredit to the League, so help me God.

Signature                                                                                                  


Oath of Membership – Associate Members

I,                       , in the presence of Almighty God, and the members of the Marine Corps League here assembled, being fully aware that as an Associate Member, I will not be permitted to hold an elected office or to vote on Marine Corps League policy, a membership application, or an election of officers, do solemnly swear and affirm that I will uphold and defend the Constitution and Laws of the United States of America and of the Marine Corps League. I will never knowingly wrong, deceive or defraud the League as to the value of anything. I will never knowingly wrong or injure or permit any member or any member’s family to be wronged or injured if to prevent the same is within my power. I will never propose for membership, one known to me to be unqualified or unworthy to become a member of the League. I further promise to govern my conduct in the League’s affairs and in my personal life in a manner becoming a decent honorable person and will never knowingly bring discredit to the League, so help me God.

Point of Contact for Membership into MCL1340: Armando Moreno
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Contact Information

If you are interested in becoming an active member or an associate member for the Santa Maria and surrounding area, please fill out the information below and our Paymaster, Armando Moreno will get back to you ASAP. Semper Fidelis Marines!

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Zip Code: (5 digits)
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OTHER CONTACT INFORMATION
 VA Health Care Benefits:                                                                          877.222.8387

  U.S Dept of Veterans Affairs:  www.va.gov   800.827.1000

California Veterans Benefits Office:                                                           916.364.6500

Santa Maria VA Clinic                                                                               805.354.6000

San Luis Obispo VA Clinic                                                                        805.543.1233

Suicide Prevention Hotline                                                                          800.273.8255

Call center for Homeless Veterans                                                              877.424.3838

Veteran/Military Business Association            www.vamboa.org

California Dept of Veterans Affairs:                www.calvet.ca.gov  

TriWest Healthcare Alliance (TRICARE)        www.triwest.com

Veterans and Families                    www.veteransandfamilies.org

California ESGR                                            www.caesgr.org/

Vietnam Veterans of America                         www.vva.org 

California League                                            www.mclcal.org                  

National Resource Directory                            www.nationalresourcedirectory.gov  

Suicide Prevention Coordinator                         Jan.Capaccioli@va.gov                 805.354.6095 

  VA Caregiver Support                                  www.caregiver.va.gov                       855.260.3274

  Central Coast Women Marines CA-11            
       www.centralcoastwomenmarines.com 




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