Bett-Toomey Detachment

Marine Corps League

Frequently Asked Questions

Who can join Bett-Toomey Detachment 216?

Those who proudly served in the Marine Corps League, who have received an honorable discharge. As mentioned earlier, there are a limited availability for non-Marines to join as associate members, but they will be vetted thoroughly.     

What is the process to join Bett-Toomey Detachment 216?

The application for membership is located in the “contact” section of this website. Once filled out, the applicant will be vetted, and documentation verified. The following meeting there will be a meeting to vote on the applicant’s application. At the subsequent meeting, the applicant will be sworn in.

 Where is the post located?

Electric Avenue runs parallel and to the west of South Park Avenue (Route 62) between Milnor Avenue and Keever Avenue. Our post is very near the Blasdell / Lackawanna town border.