05.10.2012 [Military.com] - The event featured the Marine Corps Base Quantico Band playing the national anthem, the Marine Barracks Washington Color Guard and a heartwarming salute to wounded warriors in attendance. “The most honorable and noble profession on the planet is to
03.10.2012 [Business Insider] - The Marine Corps say its experiment is an attempt collect data for the Pentagon as it considers expanding the number of positions available to women in the military. The infantry is the most elemental and personal form of warfare, and remains off
24.09.2012 [DVIDS] - The color guard, U.S. Marine Corps Forces, South, marches toward the reviewing stand as they retire the colors during a change of command ceremony Sept. 20. Maj. Gen. John M. Croley relinquished command of MARFORSOUTH to Brig. Gen. W. “Blake”
20.09.2012 [Ventura County Star] - Since its beginning in 1904, the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society (NMCRS) has relied on volunteers to achieve its goal of helping Sailors and Marines meet unforeseen financial emergencies and manage their resources. In fact, since it was founded
Corporal Kelsey De Santis, currently serving as the ONLY FEMALE at the Martial Arts Center for Excellence (MACE) at Marine Corps Base Quantico, is calling out JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE to... - 12.07.2011, YouTube
10.10.2012 [Washington Post] - Here are photos from the U.S. Marine Corp's Flickr feed of Marines in action around the world. You'll see an influx of Marines later this month for the Marine Corps Marathon on Oct. 28. Semper fi! Marines and sailors with the 13th Marine Expeditionary
09.10.2012 [The Daily Yomiuri] - Hirokazu Nakaima demanded that the U.S. Marine Corps' controversial Osprey aircraft be removed from his prefecture at a meeting with Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda on Tuesday. Nakaima's demand came on the heels of the completion of the deployment of
09.10.2012 [MarketWatch (press release)] - This year, the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation celebrates 50 years of honoring Marines by educating their children. The Scholarship Foundation has funded almost 30,000 need-based scholarships valued at over $70,000,000 since its inception in 1962
09.10.2012 [Sturgis Journal] - During a 45-minute ceremony at Mendon Village Hall, Lennie Brooks, Marine Corps League commandant of the Department of Michigan, administered the procedure that led to the St. Joseph County Area unit the 38th Marine Corps League in the state.
Marines, also known as a marine corps or naval infantry, are typically an infantry force that specializes in the support of naval and army operations at sea and on land, as well as the execution of their own operations.
09.10.2012 [NPR (blog)] - Dunford is now the assistant commandant of the Marine Corps and the Senate would have to approve his nomination. Allen, also a Marine, is expected to become the next head of the U.S. European Command in early 2013, replacing the retiring Adm. James
24.09.2012 [CNN] - (CNN) -- Two staff sergeants will be court-martialed for their involvement in an incident that included U.S. Marines urinating on dead Taliban fighters and posing for photographs with the corpses, the Marine Corps announced Monday. Staff Sgt. Joseph W.
09.10.2012 [Marine Corps Times] - BRUSSELS — NATO is ready to defend Turkey, the alliance's top official said Tuesday, in a direct warning to Syria after a week of cross-border artillery and mortar exchanges dramatically escalated tensions between the two countries. Ankara has sent
09.10.2012 [Marine Corps Times] - Lance Cpl. Stephanie Butler, who is assigned to Camp Pendleton, Calif., has invited Harper to this year's Marine Corps Birthday Ball, according to NBC 4 TV in Washington. “Congratulations on your recent Divisional Championship!” Butler posted on the
09.10.2012 [Marine Corps Times] - The Marine Corps anticipates adding 18 new athletic trainers to fill roles in infantry battalions, according to an Oct. 2 solicitation. The trainers are slotted to head to Camp Lejeune, N.C.; Camp Pendleton and Twentynine Palms, Calif.; Marine Corps
02.10.2012 [Marine Corps Times] - Military retirees enrolled in Tricare Prime saw a dip in their net retirement pay starting Monday: Annual fees for the health benefit increased as of Oct. 1. The fees rise by 3.6 percent for some retired military members and their families and by 17
09.10.2012 [Marine Corps Times] - Two Republican lawmakers are calling for the dismissal of a senior Veterans Affairs Department administrator who approved conferences at which more than $760,000 in VA funds were spent on lavish extras such as a $49,516 parody video and promotional
09.10.2012 [Marine Corps Times] - LEXINGTON, Va. — Mitt Romney declared on Monday the U.S. must join other nations in helping arm Syrian rebels to oust Syrian President Bashar Assad, casting President Barack Obama's efforts as weak and part of a broader lack of leadership in the
24.09.2012 [Marine Corps Times] - The years since have included many deployments, challenges and adventures, the commandant's wife told Marine Corps Times during a Sept. 11 interview in their historic home here at Marine Corps' oldest active post. They have two children and four
24.09.2012 [Marine Corps Times] - Obama: Five-year plan proposes a 7.2 percent reduction in the active-duty force by the end of fiscal 2017, largely by returning the Army and Marine Corps to their pre-9/11 sizes. The Army reduction would be 12.8 percent, leaving an active force of 490,000.
01.10.2012 [Marine Corps Times] - Marine Corps Logistics Command faces one of the most daunting challenges of the coming year or two: Bring home the tens of thousands of weapons, vehicles and gear, large and small, from Afghanistan; repair or replace them; and get the new or
25.09.2012 [The State] - He does not suffer from a traumatic brain injury. Hoffman, a Greenville resident, medically retired in 2005 from the Marine Corps after 24 years of service. He was taken by medevac to Germany from Iraq with a tumor in his chest and diagnosed with lymphoma.
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10.10.2012 [Steamboat Pilot & Today] - Pvt. Gage M. Webb, 18, of Hayden, graduated from U.S. Marine Corps boot camp Friday at Marine Corps Recruit Depot in San Diego. Webb completed 13 weeks of intensive basic training as one of 85 recruits in Training Platoon 2168. Following 10 days
08.10.2012 [Marine Corps Times] - The Marine Corps will crack down on reckless drinking by requiring service members cited for drunken driving and other drinking-related incidents to participate in a new program focused on “evidence-based intervention,” the service announced. The Prime
08.10.2012 [Marine Corps Times] - Designed to help the Marine Corps shrink the force from 202,000 to 182,000 personnel, the Temporary Early Retirement Authority program targets a select group of staff noncommissioned officers and field-grade officers with less than 20 years of service
01.10.2012 [Marine Corps Times] - Marine Corps Times was unable to post the original Naval Postgraduate School report, “The Cost-Effectiveness of Humvee Armor and Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Vehicles in Iraq,” because of security issues. However, Ryan Sullivan, an assistant
06.10.2012 [Jacksonville Daily News] - The Marine Corps-wide pet policy change that banned all aggressive dogs and specific dog breeds as of Sept. 30 has had little effect on local shelters and rescue groups. “There was only about 30 (banned) dogs on base,” Onslow County Animal Shelter
09.10.2012 [Express from The Washington Post] - Brian Fricke discovered his passion for cybersecurity while in the Marine Corps. “We had a big virus hit our squadron, and I was like, 'Oh, I think I can fix this.'” Fricke got the patch disk and removed the virus. “It wasn't a big deal if you think
06.10.2012 [Marine Corps Times] - How the device would work is not clear, but Marine Corps Systems Command invited industry representatives to Quantico, Va., on Sept. 18 to determine what they could develop within four years. There is no off-the-shelf device that meets the Corps'
02.10.2012 [Boing Boing] - In Marine Times, a Gannett newspaper targeting people in the Marine Corps and their families, an article for "Pinktober" (pink-ribbonny breast cancer awareness month, bleargh) about the high rate of breast cancer among men and women in the military.
23.09.2012 [Marine Corps Times] - Officials with 1st Marine Aircraft Wing in Japan intend to evaluate two “Concrete Canvas Shelters,” according to Gunnery Sgt. David Drafton, a spokesman for Marine Corps Bases Japan in Okinawa. It's not immediately clear when the test will occur