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Welcome to the Home of The Destroyers Chapter 2D Marine Division Association

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President:  Scott Durano, 93-94, 

Vice President:  James Cuneo, 90-10

Treasurer:  Dennis Krohn, 91-94

Secretary:  Dave VanHorn, 86-09

Bn. Liason Off:  Andrew Jones, 96-16

Judge Advocate:  Robert Stack, 91-95

Chaplain:  Rich "Doc" Strait,

Sgt. at Arms:  Kirby Cowles, 90-94

Membership Chairman:  Mark Davis, 87-93

Veteran Service Off:  Mark Marth, 88-92

Destroyers Chapter Board

Mission Objectives:

Established in 2010, The Destroyers Chapter of The Second Marine Division Association serves the Active Duty Marines, Fleet Marine Force Corpsman, Veterans, Family Members, and Friends of the 2D Light Armored Vehicle, Infantry, & Reconnaissance Battalion based out of Camp Lejeune, NC.

Greetings Destroyers:

We would like to welcome you to the "Official" site of The Destroyers Chapter of the Second Marine Division Association.  As Veterans of the battalion, we sometimes find ourselves looking back at some great memories and good friends that we have met within this unit.  The legacy of the battalion will continue to flourish as new members join the unit and create their own bonds.  We look forward to officially welcoming you aboard here in the very near future.

Please enjoy your look around the site.

Semper Fidelis,

Your Destroyers Chapter Board.

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Welcome MEssage:

The Destroyers Chapter of the Second Marine Division Association is a non profit unincorporated organization and is not organized for the private gain of any person.

The objectives of The Destroyers Chapter are as follows:

1)    Provide funding  for the enhancement of the War Memorial located at 2d LAR Bn Headquarters.

2)    Establish a close working relationship with the Battalion and act as a secondary support group to the Marines, FMF  Corpsman, Veterans, family members and friends of the Battalion.

3)    Provide dates and locations for the Marines, FMF Corpsman, Veterans, family members and friends to meet and promote the legacy and Esprit De corps of the unit.  

4)    To provide assistance and support to the Second Marine Division Association in accomplishing its goals.   

Mission statement: