DETACHMENT 1088 MISSION STATEMENT
London Detachment 1088 of the Marine Corps League, in its unique location geographically, will strive to be a haven of comradeship to all US marines based in the UK.
The Detachment, through its Regular and Associate membership, will provide support, lines of communication, social interaction and embody the "Esprit de Corps" spirit.
Detachment 1088 will actively identify and offer membership to all eligible US Marines and continue to welcome and include our robust Associate Membership in a conintuous, motivated unit.
THE MARINE CORPS LEAGUE
The Marine Corps League is the organization for all Marines. It takes great pride in crediting its founding in 1923 to World War I hero, then Major General Commandant John A. Lejeune. It takes equal pride in its Federal Charter, approved by an Act of the Seventy-Fifth Congress of the United States of America and signed and approved by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on August 4, 1937. Since its earliest days, the Marine Corps League has enjoyed the support and encouragement of the active duty and reserve estalbishments of the U.S. Marine Corps.
The PURPOSES of the Marine Corps League as prescribed in its Federal Charter are: