Our Color Guard was awarded 1st Place at the Arizona State Convention/Competition and will now represent the State of Arizona at the National Competition.  We will be competing on Friday, August 24th in two categories: "Advancing & Retrieving the Colors" and the "Military Class".  On Sunday, August 26th we will be marching in the Parade.

Commandant Phil Yin

Thank You to Marine Corps League Past National Commandant  Eddie MacIntyre and his wife Helen who visited us at our last detachment meeting.

Also pictured, Commandant Yin, SrV Elkie, JrV Nelson, QM Schmitz, Chaplain Wuestenfeld, Sgt of Arms Quinn, Paymaster Pagliuco, Adjutant Yin.

Herb Spohr Receiving the Distinguished Citizen Award from Department of Arizona

Marine Rose Chairman

Sr. Vice Commandant Tait Elkie.

Toys for Tots Chairman

Jr. Vice Commandant David Nelson.

Golf Tournament Chairman - Qrtrmaster Robert Schmitz.

VAVS/VOS Officer - Joseph Jacobson

Thanks to the leadership of Dave Nelson, Chairman of Marine Corps League's Toys for Tots and the Jr. Vice Commandant of Fountain Hills Detachment 1439, as well as the volunteers and many businesses that supported the effort, this exceeded all expectations!!

Thank you to the community of Fountain Hills for so generously donating great toys for the Toys for Tots program!!

Detachment 1439 Officers and Staff

Phil Yin

14219 N Desert Flower Dr, Fountain Hills AZ 85268-4160

(480) 845-4083

Sr. Vice Commandant

Tait Elkie

P O BOX 18704 – Fountain Hills AZ 85269-8704

(480) 766-1231

Jr. Vice Commandant

David Nelson

13700 N. Fountain Hills Blvd, Fountain Hills AZ 85268-3713 

(602) 402-9200


Tom Pagliuco

16037 E Trevino Dr.  Fountain Hills AZ 85268-5640

(708) 224-1513


Robert Schmitz

17418 E La Pasada, Fountain Hills AZ 85268-3033

(602) 321-3658

Judge Advocate

Herb Spohr

8766 E. Shea 106-622 Scottsdale AZ 85260-6629



Gene Wuestenfeld

PO Box 19915 Fountain Hills AZ 85269-0913

(602) 619-4971

Sgt At Arms

Ed Quinn

16445 E. Trevino Dr Fountain Hills AZ  85268-5640

(480) 837-9617


Donald Eugene Joseph Jacobson Jr.

14219 N Desert Flower Dr. Fountain Hills AZ 85268-4160


Adjutant / PR

Debbie Yin

14219 N Desert Flower Dr, Fountain Hills AZ 85268-4160

(480) 836-7917