The Force Recon Association (FRA) was formed in September 1989 to develop, foster, and maintain the ideals, camaraderie, and professional standards of both current and former members of the United States Marine Reconnaissance community.
The Force Recon Association is the oldest existing veterans organization dedicated to the service of Reconnaissance Marines and Sailors.
"Link Forever Those Who Served Together"
FRA is helping out Americansnipers.org
with their 2021 Rifle Raffle
Pay Annual Dues
April 30, 2021
12th Recon Challenge/ Camp Pendleton, CA
2021 FRA Reunion
Holiday Inn San Diego- Bayside/ Camp Pendleton, CA
Existing Member please fill out our data clean up form
SSgt Melvin R Chamberlin, USMC (Ret)
FRA # 2509
Melvin passed away on April 13, 2021. Melvin resided in Ireland. More details will be posted at a later date.
Details of his memorial can be found by clicking here
Wife of long time member George Saitta
Geraldine recently passed away. Services are held on the 22 of April at Saint Bonaventure's Church, Huntington Beach, CA at 1030am.
MGySgt Edward "Big Ed" Charles Fritts, USMC (Ret)
FRA # 1125
Big Ed Recently lost his battle with cancer. He resided in Jacksonville, NC. Details of his memorial can be found by clicking here
Nick recently lost his battle with cancer. Nick and his wife Vicky resided in Billings, MT. His family is asking for any photos send to Details of the memorial are pending.
For more information please click here
Fair Winds and Following Seas