Marines from Marine Corps Recruiting Command help give back to the New Orleans community during the “Sheriff’s Annual Thanksgiving Feast” Nov. 27, 2014. #Marines#Marine#USMC For a free subscription to our feed, Click Here. To Friend and/or Follow us on Facebook, Click Here.
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U.S. Marines evacuate the area as an MV-22B Osprey comes into land at Hat Yao, Kingdom of Thailand, Feb. 18 during Exercise Cobra Gold 2014. Cobra Gold, in its 33rd iteration, is designed to advance regional security and ensure effective response to regional crises by exercising a robust multinational force from nations sharing common goals […]
LCpl Luis Maganapetrana, crewman, Alpha Company, 1st Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, and a native of Merced, Calif., throws a practice M67 fragmentation grenade during a live-fire exercise on Range 210F. Photo by LCpl Christopher J. Moore.
On November 10, 1775, the Continental Congress,meeting in Philadelphia, passed a resolution stating that “two Battalions of Marines be raised” for service as landing forces with the fleet.Samuel Nichols was commissioned to form this new fighting force.This resolution established the Continental Marines and marked the birth date of the United States Marine Corps.The Marine Corps […]
An MV-22 Osprey with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 265 (Reinforced), 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, lands on the USS Ashland (LSD-48), Feb. 28. The 31st MEU recently embarked upon the three ships of the USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD-6) Amphibious Ready Group for the regularly-scheduled Spring Patrol. The 31st MEU is the Marine Corps’ force of choice […]
U.S. Marines with Bravo and Charlie Company, 1st Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, conduct rocket range outside of Camp Leatherneck, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Jan. 31, 2014. The Marines used the range to keep their knowledge sharp on the different weapon systems they use. Photo by Sgt Eric S. Wilterdink. #Marines#Marine#USMC marines.com
A Marine from 2nd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, conduct a foot patrol through the snow-covered fields of northern Norway during Cold Response 14 March 15, 2014. Cold Response 14 brings together nearly 16,000 troops from 16 countries to train high-intensity operations in the unique climate above the Arctic Circle and strengthen the alliance of partners […]
U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Dillion Cornn, vehicle commander, Mobile Strike Force Advisor Team, observes his surroundings as a Mobile Strike Force Vehicle assigned to the Afghan National Army (ANA) Mobile Strike Force Kandak, navigates through a series of obstacles at a rough terrain driving course on Camp Bastion, Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 13, 2013. The […]
Cpl Zach A. Stroth, an amphibious assault vehicle operator with Company L, Battalion Landing Team 3/8, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, kicks a training bag during physical training in the dojo aboard USS Carter Hall in the U.S. Navy Fifth Fleet Area of Responsibility, Sept. 24, 2010. 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit is currently embarked aboard the […]
…These Marines have the swagger; confidence, and hardness that must have been in Stonewall Jackson’s Army of the Shenandoah. They remind me of the Coldstreams at Dunkerque.—A British military officer visiting the U.S. Marines in Korea included the above in his daily report to the British command in Tokyo, 16 Aug. 1950