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Active shooter exercise allows for safe training Aug. 29, 2014, Marine Corps Air Station Miramar
Marines, Sailors and civilians participated in an active shooter exercise called “Operation Social Fury,” at the Recycling Center aboard Marine Corps Air Station Miramar,...
Marines, sailors with Bravo Company conduct security patrol in Helmand province, Afghanistan Aug. 29, 2014, Marine Expeditionary Brigade-Afghanistan
Enemy insurgents continue to operate in Helmand province, Afghanistan. To mitigate this threat, infantry units conduct security patrols to build relationships with locals in...
ANA soldiers graduate first Afghan operated instructor training course aboard Camp Shorabak, Afghanistan Aug. 29, 2014, Marine Expeditionary Brigade-Afghanistan
Soldiers with the Afghan National Army graduated from a six-week  instructor training course at the Regional Corps Battle School aboard Camp Shorabak, Afghanistan, Aug. 20,...
New flash-bang launcher expands Marines’ non-lethal capability Aug. 29, 2014, Marine Corps Systems Command
For Marines running roadblocks and vehicle check points, identifying an oncoming vehicle as a threat is a decision that has to happen quickly and at standoff range because...
Marines ready for disaster at moment's notice Aug. 29, 2014, The Official United States Marine Corps Public Website
NORFOLK, Va. - Approximately 185 Marines with 2nd Marine Logistics Group assigned to the Defense Support of Civil Authorities, or DSCA, worked with sailors from Navy...
Camp Lejeune chow hall renamed in honor of two Navy Cross recipients Aug. 28, 2014, 2nd Marine Division
The 8th Marine Regiment held a dedication ceremony aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, Aug. 28, 2014, to rename the Wallace Creek Dining Hall in honor of...
San Diego Chargers attend military appreciation day aboard MCAS Miramar Aug. 28, 2014, Marine Corps Air Station Miramar
Marines, Sailors and family members attended a San Diego Chargers military appreciation day aboard Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., Aug. 27....
An Introspective Look at Joining Marine Barracks Washington, D.C. Aug. 28, 2014, United States Marine Band
When I received orders to Marine Barracks Washington, D.C., I was overwhelmed and intimidated at first.“How is this possible?” “Why me?” “Am I ready for this?” Were the...
20-year-old award ceremony honors old and new generation of E Co., 2/7 Aug. 28, 2014, Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms
The Marine Corps’ storied legacy spans hundreds of years since its humble beginning in 1775. To this day, the Marine Corps takes pride in its traditions. Aboard the Combat...
Fightertown fights hunger Aug. 28, 2014, Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort
Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort ended its 6th Annual Feds Feed Families Campaign to support food insecure households in the surrounding communities, Aug. 28.According to the...