The 246th Chicago Marine Corps birthday celebration: Marines Helping Marines with Dana Oswald, president of the Chicago Marines Foundation

Dave Plier

U.S. Marines participate in Salute to Service halftime festivities during an NFL football game between the Kansas City Chiefs and Dallas Cowboys, Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)

Former Marine Dana Oswald, President of the Chicago Marines Foundation, talks to WGN Radio’s Dave Plier about their event this Wednesday November 10th, just before Veterans’ Day to celebrate the Marine Corps 246th birthday. For tickets and more information, visit

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