Updated 13 July 2018


To promote good fellowship among the members of different Marine Corps League Detachments. The Order provides amusement and entertainment at all gatherings of the League, when and where advisable, preserves and strengthens the principles and ideals of the League, and maintains true allegiance to the United States of America and its Constitution and laws. It fosters and extends American institutions of freedom and defends America against all enemies foreign and domestic. The Order is also VERY active in raising funds for children’s hospitals, and associated charities.


By invitation only, regular members, of good character and reputation, of the Marine Corps League, of which they must be in good standing. 


The Pound is on a local level and is usually made up of members of different Marine Corps League Detachments. On the State level there is the Pack, and on the National level there is a Kennel. There are three different degrees in the Order. The lowest degree is that of a Pup. The next degree is that of a Devil Dog. The highest degree is that of a Pedigreed Devil Dog. The Pup wears a black ribbon, the Devil Dog wears a red ribbon, and the Pedigreed Devil Dog wears a gold ribbon. The ribbon is worn around the neck and a Dog Tag is attached to it.

Pound #126
Tidewater Pound
Virginia Beach, VA

Pound #139
PDD Ralph A. Lewis Pound
Richmond, VA

Pound #247
Big Dawg Pound
Lynchburg, VA

Pound #127
John J Jarabek Pound
Triangle, VA

Pound #214
Black Sheep Pound


Pound #264
Soo Chow Pound


Virginia Devil Dog Pounds

Virginia Pack Military Oder of the Devil Dogs Pounds   
The Virginia Pack is comprised of six (6) pounds.  These pounds encompass the entire state of Virginia.  Below you will find a listing of all the pounds.  Simply click on the pound name and you will be taken to a more detailed page of information for that pound.