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Hagel visits U.S. Marines, Georgian Troops near Tbilisi Sept. 8, 2014, Defense Media Activity
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel took time today during his first official visit to Georgia to have lunch with U.S. Marines and afterward, alongside Defense Minister Irakli...
Dempsey visits troops at Naval Station Great Lakes Sept. 8, 2014, 9th Marine Corps District
Gen. Martin Dempsey, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, visited the Marines, sailors, and former service members aboard Naval Station Great Lakes, Illinois, Sept. 5, in...
Marine Corps Combat Instructor Ribbon established Sept. 8, 2014, Headquarters Marine Corps
The Secretary of the Navy has established the Marine Corps Combat Instructor Ribbon which will be formally announced in a pending MARADMIN.  As requested by the Marine Corps'...
Logistics Marines support large-scale exercise across Okinawa Sept. 8, 2014, III Marine Expeditionary Force
Nightshift Marines anxiously approach their relief for a much needed turnover of duties. The Marines on dayshift prepare for upcoming challenges as the weary nightshift looks...
Marines conduct cliff assault training Sept. 8, 2014, 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit
Marine Corps training has evolved throughout the Corps’ existence. Mountain warfare training began because of lessons learned from Marines in the Korean War. What started as...
Exercise Lethal Breeze to hit K-Bay Sept. 8, 2014, Marine Corps Base Hawaii
Marine Corps Base Hawaii’s agencies will be put to the test for “Lethal Breeze 2014,” an annual anti-terrorism and force protection exercise running Sept. 8 and 9, 2014.The...
Firefighting Marines hone skills to prevent flash fires Sept. 8, 2014, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton
A canister bursts into flame as a thick cloud of brown smoke quickly fills the room. Students sit on the ground and watch with anxiety as the fire spreads, devouring the...
Thunderbolts practice carrier landings Sept. 8, 2014, Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 251
Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 251 conducted Fleet Carrier Landing Practice training aboard Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, Sept. 2. The squadron conducted the FCLP...
Air to Ground: Marine Corps Rappelling, Part 2 Sept. 5, 2014, III Marine Expeditionary Force
Marines rappelled, fast-roped and performed Special Patrol Insertion/Extraction training as part of the Helicopter Rope Suspension Techniques Course Aug. 19-20 at the Central...
Recruits train to lead during Crucible Sept. 5, 2014, Marine Corps Recruit Depot, San Diego
Marines of Alpha Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, used teamwork and dependability to complete the Leadership Reaction Course, or 12 Stalls, during the Crucible at...