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Tennessee Marine Corps League Convention Coming to Pigeon Forge

Tennessee Marine Corps League Convention Coming to Pigeon Forge

Members of Tennessee’s Marine Corps League will visit Pigeon Forge for their annual convention in June.

The 34th annual Department of Tennessee State Convention for the Marine Corps League will be held June 18-21, 2015 at the MainStay Suites, 410 Pine Mountain Rd. in Pigeon Forge, Tenn.

The Marine Corps League is a Congressionally recognized organization (501c4) that uses fundraising to help our area veterans as much as possible.

The League is comprised of past & present Marines and Navy Corpsmen who served with Marines. There are thirteen Detachments across Tennessee of approximately 300 Marines.

The guest speaker at the Saturday night Banquet will be Lt. General Robert A. Tiebout, USMC. He is currently serving as the Deputy Chief of Staff for Installations and Logistics, Headquarters Marine Corps, Washington, D.C.

TN Smoky Mountain Detachment No. 1206 – Pigeon Forge is hosting the event. For registration information, call 865-441-5713.

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