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  • 01-16-17 08:21 AM 5 Comments


    OKINAWA, Japan -- Four Marines were traveling toward a Yokosuka train station on their way to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Tokyo, when they heard a call for help. Without hesitation, they sprinted toward the scene, weaving between pedestrians on a crowded street.

    “We were running as ...
    12-28-16 09:14 AM


    U.S. Marine Corps Forces Europe and Africa -- U.S. Marines completed Exercise Platinum Lion 17.1, conducting multiple training operations alongside eight partner nations from the Black Sea ...
    12-20-16 08:00 AM


    MARINE CORPS AIR STATION, Beaufort --
    Expeditionary Firefighting Rescue Marines conducted a controlled burn training exercise at Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, S.C., Dec. 13, 2016.

    The training ...
    12-14-16 07:29 AM


    MARINE AIR GROUND COMBAT CENTER TWENTYNINE PALMS, Calif. -- U.S. Marines with 1st Maintenance Battalion, 1st Marine Logistics Group, participated in exercise Steel Knight 2017 at Marine Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, ...
    12-09-16 08:13 AM


    A Marine legend passed away December 8, 2016.

    Col John H. Glenn Jr. — an astronaut, a senator, a Marine — died at the age of 95.

    The Marine Corps is saddened ...
    12-05-16 08:00 AM


    SABAH PROVINCE, Malaysia --
    Approximately 300 Marines and Sailors with the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit arrived back on Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group shipping following the final amphibious landing exercise and closing ceremony of Exercise Tiger Strike 2016, in the Sabah Province, Malaysia, Nov. 13, 2016.
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    11-28-16 08:28 AM


    Marines with 2nd Reconnaissance Battalion took part in a two-week training event where Marines practice jumping from an aircraft into a drop zone with additional personnel and equipment ...