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Last of original Navajo Code Talkers passes away June 4, 2014, Headquarters Marine Corps
The passing of Chester Nez, one of the original 29 Navajo Code Talkers, sadly marks the end of an era in our country's and Marine Corps' history. We mourn his passing but...
Arlington National Cemetery commemorates its 150th anniversary June 4, 2014, Defense Media Activity
From America’s founding to today, Marines and other service members have fought to ensure the nation’s survival and prosperity — many giving their lives as the ultimate...
Marines Dominate Warrior Games Shooting Competition May 15, 2013,
As a hush went across the spectators, two Marines, tied in the finals for shooting an air rifle, lined up their final shots in a shoot-off. A tenth of a point on the last shot...
USMC STATEMENT ON THE LIFTING OF THE 1994 COMBAT EXCLUSION POLICY Jan. 24, 2013, Headquarters Marine Corps
"The entire Marine Corps is dedicated to maintaining the highest levels of combat readiness and capitalizing upon every opportunity to enhance our warfighting capabilities and...
Uniform Wear Policies Vary Among Military Services Jan. 4, 2013, Defense Media Activity
Goodbye casual Fridays, at least for the Marine Corps.Effective today, all nondeployed Marines and sailors assigned to Marine units are required to wear the appropriate...