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    1943 - The 2dMarDiv landed at Betio Island, Tarawa Atoll, Gilbert Islands.

    1947 - Major Bill Hendricks and Marine reservists started the Toys for Tots in Los Angeles around this date. The Marine Corps Reserve adopted the program one year later.
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  • •  Vietnam I Corps Marines 1965-1975

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    •  Vietnam I Corps Marines 1965-1975

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