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40 years of leadership comes to close Oct. 2, 2014, Defense Media Activity
How about that? 40 years. It’s amazing isn’t it?” said Lt. Gen. Robert E. Milstead Jr.  “It’s inconceivable to my young lance corporals and corporals.Milstead is a surfer, a...
Energy conservation, lifeline for warfighters Oct. 2, 2014, Defense Media Activity
During the last 13 years spent fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan, the Marine Corps has focused on its combat effectiveness and shear lethality.Improving tactics on an...
Marines, Romanian forces train to thwart potential attack at CINCU-14 Oct. 2, 2014, Marine Corps Forces Africa
The roar of gunshots and explosions echoed through the mountains of Romania as Marines and the Romanian military moved forward together to bring the fight to the large enemy...
Forager Fury III flies through half-way point Oct. 2, 2014, III Marine Expeditionary Force
Marine aircraft squadrons, who arrived in Guam to participate in excercise Valiant Shield 2014, pushed on to conduct Forager Fury III and have now reached their official...
1/7 transfers authority, ends operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan Oct. 2, 2014, Marine Expeditionary Brigade-Afghanistan
First battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, cased their unit battle colors during a transfer of authority ceremony aboard Tactical Base Dwyer, Oct. 1.The ceremony signified the...
Recon Marines sharpen communication during CQT Oct. 2, 2014, 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit
Marines with Company B, 1st Reconnaissance Battalion, participated in their fourth week of a close-quarters tactics course at Camp Pendleton, California, Sept. 25, 2014.This...
Marine Expeditionary Force stands up in Centcom Oct. 1, 2014, Defense Media Activity
A newly established Marine Corps task force is intended to improve the Defense Department’s response to crises in the Middle East and South and Central Asia, Pentagon...
Lives on line; 2nd Medical Battalion prepares for trauma care Oct. 1, 2014, II Marine Expeditionary Force
Trauma teams with Alpha and Bravo Companies, 2nd Medical Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group battled against the clock during their three-day mass-casualty simulation aboard...
Marine Corps’ pit crew: aircraft maintenance Oct. 1, 2014, III Marine Expeditionary Force
Marine Corps aircraft maintenance crews are Marine pilots’ NASCAR pit crews of the sky.Aircraft maintenance Marines provide a major supporting role during Exercise Forager...
Sitting Volleyball: Marines, airmen square off in battle of undefeated team at 2014 Warrior Games Oct. 1, 2014, Defense Media Activity
The floor of the stadium shook and the cheers from the audience filled the room with excitement as the Marine Corps and Air Force teams took to the volleyball court on Sept....