We are a non-profit organization of retired and former Marines and Navy Corpsman. We try to help any Marine or Corpsman in need.
We support the Barstow Veterans Home and donate clothes, books VHS, and DVDs and we help to support a monthly pool tournament. We do toys for tots drive at Christmas time and also put on a Marine Corps Birthday Ball every year in November.
We meet monthly at the Hometown Buffet on the first Friday of the month at 8:30 am. All Marines and Corpsman are welcome.
We also try to do interesting trips. We are a family oriented group and family picnics are enjoyed by all. No dues are collected and the only requirement is an Honorable discharge.
The High Desert Marines were founded on February 3, 2007 by retired Sgt Major Sal Navarro, He was our first Commander.
Our Second Commander was Sgt Frank Alaniz,
Our current Commander is LCpl Tim Hille.