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Long-term temporary duty rates to change, official says Nov. 5, 2014, Defense Media Activity
New long-term temporary duty per diem rules that go into effect Nov. 1 will save the Defense Department about $22 million annually, the director of the Defense Travel...
Marines to return from Afghanistan's Helmand province Thursday Nov. 5, 2014, I Marine Expeditionary Force
Media are invited to attend the homecoming Thursday of Marines and Sailors from Afghanistan’s Helmand province at approximately 1:30 p.m. PST aboard Marine Corps Base Camp...
A look at crash fire rescue Nov. 5, 2014, Marine Corps Base Hawaii
"WATER!" bellowed a Marine clad in aluminized protective gear; water hose brandished and at the ready. His rescue man stood at his back, with one hand firmly gripping the...
2/8 conducts embassy reinforcement during Exercise Bold Alligator Nov. 5, 2014, II Marine Expeditionary Force
More than 40 Marines with 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment conducted an embassy reinforcement operation during Exercise Bold Alligator 2014 aboard Marine Corps Base Camp...
Otis supports special operations, refines fundamentals Nov. 4, 2014, II Marine Expeditionary Force
Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 252 supported United States Special Operations Command with an aerial delivery and insertion at Hurlburt Air Force Base, Florida,...
15th MEU conduct vertical-assault training Nov. 4, 2014, 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit
After being briefed by their platoon commander, Cpl. Jose W. Delgado gathered his Marines around a terrain model to go over his squad’s mission.“There’s nothing routine about...
Scouts take aim during ITX 1-15 Nov. 4, 2014, II Marine Expeditionary Force
Marines from Scout Platoon, Weapons Company, 3rd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment participated in a training and readiness exercise aboard Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center...
Blue Chromite: Marines assault Camp Schwab Nov. 4, 2014, III Marine Expeditionary Force
Three platoons of Marines with 2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, executed a ship-to-shore assault Nov. 1-2 during exercise Blue Chromite 15 at Oura Wan Beach.Blue Chromite...
VMGR-252 hones Tactical Navigation skills Nov. 3, 2014, II Marine Expeditionary Force
Gliding over mountain tops and maneuvering through deep valleys, Marines with Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 252 honed their tactical navigation skills and Assault...
Recognizing Yemasee’s spot in Marine Corps history Nov. 3, 2014, Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort
Marines, veterans and their families gathered at the Yemassee train station for the 2nd Annual Yemassee Train Depot Reunion, Oct. 16. Yemassee was the first stop for many...