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Gunfighters take basics to heart for familiarization training Oct. 20, 2014, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing
UH-1Y Huey pilots and crews with Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron (HMLA) 369 “Gunfighters,” took to the air for familiarization training aboard Marine Corps Air Station...
U.S. Marines partner with East African forces Oct. 20, 2014, The Official United States Marine Corps Public Website
U.S. Marines arrived in East Africa, October 14, to train Ugandan and Burundian forces, preparing them for future deployments.The forces will practice basic infantry tactics,...
Passing of Corps; Dunford becomes 36th Commandant Oct. 17, 2014, Defense Media Activity
Gen. James F. Amos, the 35th Commandant of the Marine Corps, relinquished command of the Marine Corps to Gen. Joseph F. Dunford, Jr., Oct. 17 at Marine Barracks Washington,...
U.S., Bulgaria resilient as regional threat looms Oct. 17, 2014, Marine Corps Forces Africa
U.S. and Bulgaria military exercises demonstrate a combined commitment to preserving European security amidst recent Russian aggression.As current regional tensions in Eastern...
Riverine tactics deter illicit activity on Cameroon waterways Oct. 16, 2014, Marine Corps Forces Africa
Countries in Africa with access to coastal and inland waterways like Cameroon have placed great emphasis on riverine operations and patrolling to help ensure the safety and...
Montford Point Marine widow accepts Congressional Gold Medal Oct. 16, 2014, Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort
African American’s service to the United States can be traced back to the country’s inception. It wasn’t until the twentieth century that service members were truly integrated...
Integrated Task Force gunny earns GySgt Carlos Hathcock Award Oct. 16, 2014, Ground Combat Element Integrated Task Force
All Marines are familiar with the legend of Gunnery Sgt. Carlos N. Hathcock II. A renowned sniper known for his exploits in the Vietnam War, Hathcock would leave the Marine...
Fought war, gained title Oct. 15, 2014, Headquarters Marine Corps
Jacob Sprinkle had been tied to the Marine Corps since birth, born little more than a short 13 years ago on November 10 — the Marine Corps' birthday. Sadly, Jacob would never...
Integrated Task Force officer receives award for valor Oct. 15, 2014, Ground Combat Element Integrated Task Force
Marines and sailors with the Ground Combat Element Integrated Task Force gathered at the task force headquarters to present an award to one of their own, Oct. 10, 2014.Col....
31st MEU Marines visit Bataan Death March Memorial following PHIBLEX '15 Oct. 14, 2014, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit
Blood, sweat, tears, agony and pain,The Bataan Death March is defined by these words. An 80-mile march destroyed thousands of lives and ruined families. To honor those, who...