YOUNG MARINES

Saguaro Detachment is proud to sponsor the East Valley Young Marines.

Our Young Marine Coordinator is Frank “Gunny” Alger Jr.

Gunny Retired from active duty in July of 2001, moved to Mesa, AZ in 2002 and in June 2005 started the East Valley Young Marines with his father and Jerry Walker. Gunny is an ordained minister and has served as the East Valley Young Marines Unit Commander from 2005-2016.  He also currently serves as the Grand Canyon Regimental Commander (since 2009) and served as the Patriot Battalion Commander from 2006-2009.

 

 

 

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