James M. Slay Detachment #329

"Once a Marine, always a Marine."

The Marine Corps Auxiliary was chartered in 1937 as a subsidiary organization of the Marine Corps League.  In 1950, it was incorporated as an affiliate of the Marine Corps League.

The Auxiliary was formed for the purposes of promoting the interests of the U.S. Marine Corps, the Marine Corps League and to protect and advance the welfare of Marines and their dependents.  Auxiliary members participate in a wide variety of programs that benefit and preserve the fundamental rights and freedoms of every person on this Nation, young and old.

Regular membership in the Auxiliary is open to wives, widows, mothers, grandmothers, sisters, daughters, granddaughters, stepmothers, stepdaughters, daughters-in-law, aunts, nieces, mothers-in-law and sisters-in-law of a Marine, US Navy Chaplain or US Navy Corpsman currently serving or who has trained with the Marines FMF Units in excess of 90 days and earned the Marine Corps Device or Warfare Device worn on the Service Ribbon authorized for FMF Corpman, eligible to belong to the Marine Corps League and Women Marines, former active and Reserves.

Associate Membership.  If you do not qualify for Regular Membership, you may apply for an Associate Membership.

For more information on the Marine Corps Auxiliary, please contact Debbie Boudreau at or call 804.375.3136.