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jcanella
05-30-11, 06:52 PM
I served as an active 0311 from 2004 - 2008. Traditionally when a Marine left our unit they were given a Bayonet as a parting gift for their hard work

Does anyone know the history to this tradition? I am trying to find out as much as I can about this

S/F

michagnu
05-30-11, 11:07 PM
All I got was this crumby DD214