Menard named Marine Corps League commander

ESCANABA – Art Menard has been re-elected commander of the Marine Corps League’s Escanaba chapter, Detachment 444.

Elected senior vice commander was Jerry Hausmann, while Larry Stier was selected junior vice commander.

Other officers elected were Fred Charles as judge advocate, Carl Johnson as chaplain and Dennis Grall as sergeant-at-arms. Dave Behling was appointed adjutant/paymaster.

The organization meets the last Wednesday of each month at the Military Order of the Purple Heart Memorial Building on Sheridan Road at 7 p.m. There is also an informal gathering the last Saturday of each month at 10 a.m. at the MOPH site.

Marines interested in joining the organization can contact Menard at or by calling 786-4348.