The Door Peninsula Marine Corps League will commemorate the 101st anniversary of U.S. Marines engaging German forces in France’s Belleau Wood during World War I and earning the name Devil Dogs.
This gathering – to be held June 8, 12 pm, at American Legion Post 236, 913 6th St. in Algoma – will honor all Marines for their service. Northeastern Wisconsin Marines are encouraged to attend with their families and friends. Food will be available. A grandson of a northeastern Wisconsin survivor of the Battle of Belleau Wood will be available to answer questions about this famous battle.