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Keith Oliver
Col. Sally Pritchett
Jack Paxton
Gene Smith


Sue Sousa
Dale Baird
George Chrisman
John Kloczkowski
Don Coleman
Tom Kerr
Manny Pacheco
Bob Bowen
Cal Openshaw
Betsy Judge
Kevin Doll
John McKay
Margarette Chavez
Don Parzaneze Sr.
James Carpenter
Mike Rhea
Robin Stavisky –
In loving memory of
Sam & Bernice Stavisky
Tony Parzaneze


Hank Ehlbeck
Robert Brown
Joe Skymba

Dedicated Members

The 2017-18 Dedicated Member Campaign has begun. This year you can designate where your contribution goes. Your name and dedication will also appear in the Annual Conference Journal at the end of the year:

Walt Ford
Mal Barr
Cal Openshaw
Sally Pritchett
Joe Galloway
Sue Sousa
Dale Baird
George Chrisman
Jack Holsomback
Pat Coulter
Dan Bisher
Don Gee
Fred Tucker
Emil Dansker
Keith Oliver
Joe Skymba
Mike Rhea
Don Coleman
Dr. Re McClung
Ed Benevente
Tom Kerr
John Ames
Art Detman

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Post Conference Update

Newly elected USMCCCA president, Manny Pacheco (left)  laughs at a story Jack Paxton tells to Walt Ford.

Ninety-six members, their guests and active duty Marine CCs and Combat Camera Marines heard one of the best tributes to our occupational fields ever given by a serving flag officer when Brig. Gen. James W. “Chip” Bierman addressed […]


Stand by. Photos are coming

WEB MANAGERS NOTE: Apologies to those still waiting… A photo gallery of the conference will be coming but I am traveling and attending a two-week training course until Sept. 26.

In my rare spare moments, I am editing, culling and captioning  some 495 images from the conference…so just stand by. I will get them up as […]


Photos from the Conference

Longtime CC Tom Peters from the LA Chapter at the USMCCCA conference held in Oceanside, CA Sept 8-11, 2014

For more photos, please visit our Facebook  Album


Social Media Notes for download

For those that attended Kate Stark’s “Social Media for Dummies…and CCs who fondly remember the IBM Selectric II, the Leica with 36 exposures and pay phones” presentation. Here is the handout with links to how to videos for the social networking sites, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and LinkedIn.


BGen Bierman guest of honor at banquet

Brigadier General James W. Bierman, Jr.

CCHQ announces that Brigadier General James W. Bierman, Jr. Commanding General, Western Recruiting Region & Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, CA will be the guest of honor at the Distinguished Performance Awards Banquet, Wednesday evening, September 10 at the Pacific Views Center, Camp Pendleton.

Brigadier General James W. Bierman, […]


Conference: Visit San Diego’s Air and Space Museum

Courtesy of the San Diego Air & Space Museum

Things to do: With San Diego having one of the richest aviation heritages of any city in the country, it would follow that its Air and Space Museum in Balboa Park is a top tourist attraction and one that USMCCCA Conference attendees won’t want to miss.

Convair, […]


Conference: A Salute To Bob Hope at the Port of San Diego

Statues of Bob Hope entertaining troops.

Bob Hope Memorial in San Diego.


Things to do: A great free landmark is the “National Salute To Bob Hope and the Military” located near the Port of San Diego.

The stunning exhibit features bronze statues of Hope entertaining 15 figures representing all branches of the […]


2014 Conference Registration Opens

Holiday Inn Oceanside, Camp Pendleton Area

Register for the 2014 Conference here

You may register here or by contacting CCHQ at  Registration closes on Friday, August 29.  You should complete your hotel reservations (there is a link below) as soon as possible to guarantee a room at the conference price. We are currently negotiating with various activities in and around […]


Nomination Deadline Coming

Members are reminded that the deadline for nominations for officers and directors of the Association  must be made to CCHQ by May 15.

We will elect all officers and three directors at the Oceanside Business Meeting in September.  The officers will serve for a one year period; directors, two year terms.

While not an absolute requirement, interested […]


Our First Life Member of 2014

Congratulations to Ricoh Player who is our first Life Member in 2014! Ricoh, seated is shown love from Pat Paxton, Yvette O’Neal and Jack Paxton at the conference in 2010.


2014 USMCCCA Conference to Oceanside

Holiday Inn Oceanside, Camp Pendleton Area

Following lengthy deliberations with the Los Angeles Chapter, your Board of Directors has unanimously voted to hold our 2014 Annual Conference September 8-11 at the Holiday Inn-Marina, Oceanside, Calif.

Conference Chair Bob Long, also President of the LA Chapter, had been working for months with a national committee of President […]


First Place Checks and Plaques Awaiting

If you are a first place winner in the 2012-13 merit awards competition and HAVE NOT received your plaque or your check(s) you need to email CCHQ at your most current mailing address.  You earned the awards, we want you to have them.