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    OKINAWA, Japan -- At 4:30 p.m., April 6, 1946, the United States Ship John C. Colhoun II received a call for help from a ship under kamikaze attack. When the Colhoun sailed toward the vessel in distress, the kamikazes turned on the Colhoun, crashing into the bridge of the ...
    01-16-17 07:21 AM 6 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 08:14 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 07:00 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 06:29 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 07:13 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 ...