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MPMA Chicago Chapter 2 Photos

NWVU members shared a photo with Jocelyn Buchanan, soloist and 
(3) of the first African Americans to serve in the US Marine Corps during WW II
(left) John Vanoy (center) James Reynolds and (right) Wendell Ferguson

Memorial Day 2015 Ceremony Photos

Montford Point Marine Association, Chicago Chapter 2 members attend 2015 Memorial Day Ceremonies.

 NWVU members shared a photo with Jocelyn Buchanan, soloist and  (3) of the first African Americans to serve in the US Marine Corps during WW II (left) John Vanoy (center) James Reynolds and (right) Wendell Ferguson


NWVU members shared a photo with Jocelyn Buchanan, soloist and
(3) of the first African Americans to serve in the US Marine Corps during WW II
(left) John Vanoy (center) James Reynolds and (right) Wendell Ferguson

 NWVU, MONTFORD POINT AND VFW Post 2024 members

NWVU, MONTFORD POINT AND VFW Post 2024 members

MPMA Chapter 2 President, Sharon Parry, with National Women Veterans United Members.

MPMA Chicago Chapter 2 President, Sharon Parry, with National Women Veterans United Members.

Black Histoy Month Program at Thurgood Marshall Library

Chicago Chapter 2 Black Histoy Month Program at Thurgood Marshall Library

Black Histoy Month Program at Thurgood Marshall Library

WW II Congressional Gold Medal recipients and original Montford Pointers (left to right) Wendell Ferguson, John Vanoy, James Reynolds are seated. President (left) Sharon Stokes-Parry (center) LTC Arthurine Jones 308th Civil Affairs Brigade USAR, (back center) Rochelle Crump, Scholarship Chair and Recording Secretary and Stacy Henderson, PhD, Correspondence Officer and National Queen.

 

Montford Point Marine Association Chicago Chapter 2 Black Histoy Month Program at Thurgood Marshall Library on Saturday, February 28, 2015. Senior students from Brother Rice, Queen of Peace High Schools in Chicago and Griffith High School in Indiana read their Essays on Volunteerism to compete  for the Association’s Annual local Scholarship.

Montford Point Marine Association (MPMA) Marine Corps members gather for group photo on the  239th  Birthday of the Marine Corps on November 10, 2014.

2014 Marine Corps Birthday Celebration‏ Photos

The Montford Point Marine Association Chicago Chapter 2 celebrates the 239th Marine Corps Birthday on November 10, 2014.

MPMA CC 2 Scholarship Award 2014

MPMA Chicago Chapter 2 Presents 2014 Scholarship Award

MPMA Chicago Chapter 2 2014 Scholarship AwardPresident Sharon Stokes-Parry, President and Rochelle Crump, Recording Secretary and Scholarship Chair, present the 2014 MPMA Chicago Chapter 2 Scholarship Award to Sharidan Rickmon, graduate of Curie High School.

Annual Scholarship awards are presented to High School graduates attending College, military or Vocational Training and range from $1,000 and up.

Also in the photo is MPMA National Queen, Dr. Stacy Henderson, PhD