The Montford Point Marine Association (MPMA) is a military veteran's organization, founded to memorialize the legacy of the first African Americans to serve in the United States Marine Corps. The first African American Marines were trained at Camp Montford Point, in Jacksonville, North Carolina, from 1942 to 1949.
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National Spring Council

April 21-24, 2016

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Convention & Location

July 27 - August 1, 2016

Jacksonville, NC

Book your group rate for Montford Point Marines Dedication
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Montford Point Marines Convention and Dedication
Start date: 7/27/16
End date: 8/1/16
Last day to book: 7/6/16
Marriott hotel(s) offering your special group rate:
Fairfield Inn & Suites Jacksonville  for 97.00 USD  per night
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During a demonstration while training at Montford Point, Cpl Arvin L. "Tony" Ghazlo, instructor in unarmed combat, disarms his assistant, PFC Ernest Jones. National Archives Photo 127-N-5334
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