News and Events


"2019 Marine of the Year"

Phil Swartz  

MCL Detatchment 1417 

"Marine of the Year" Award!

Left to Right (Phil Swartz, Ric Ledford)

Detachment Events

Weekly "ROMEO" Breakfast


ROMEO Breakfast

"ROMEO - Real Old Marines Eating Out"

Every Thursday Morning 0800

Ingles Market (Deli)

Brevard Rd. Asheville, NC

across from Biltmore Outlet Mall

Monthly Detachment Dinner


Second Tuesday of each month at 1800 hrs.

Dinner locations are predetermined by Activity Director

Upcoming Dinner's

Detachment Christmas Party

December 10th 2019

O'Charley's Restaurant

2 Keniworth Road

off Tunnel Road

Asheville, NC

Monthly Detachment Meeting


Meetings are on 4th Tuesday of each Month

1800 hrs.

American Legion Post 2 Building

851 Haywood Road

Asheville, NC 28806


2019 Weavervillle Christmas Parade

 Saturday December 7th  2019 (1100 to 1400 hrs.) 

Meet in parking lot behind Tractor Supply on Monticello Road 

Weaverville at 1100 hrs.

for more info contact Don Alexander