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Black Marines, attached to the 3rd Ammunition Company, take time out from supplying ammunition to the front line on Saipan. Riding a captured bicycle is Pfc. Horace Boykin while (left to right) Cpl. Willis T. Anthony, Pfc. Emmitt Shackelford and Pfc. Eugene Purdy watch, June 1944. - Black Marines, attached to the 3rd Ammunition Company, take time out from supplying ammunition to the front line on Saipan. Riding a captured bicycle is Pfc. Horace Boykin while (left to right) Cpl. Willis T. Anthony, Pfc. Emmitt Shackelford and Pfc. Eugene Purdy watch, June 1944.

Enduring Legacy

Through blood, sweat and tears the Marines of Montford Point have left behind anĀ enduring legacy of honor.

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U.S. Marines celebrate the 245th Marine Corps Birthday with a cake cutting ceremony at the Goettge Memorial Field House on MCB Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, Nov. 5. - U.S. Marines celebrate the 245th Marine Corps Birthday with a cake cutting ceremony at the Goettge Memorial Field House on MCB Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, Nov. 5.

245 Years of Marines

Over the past 245 years Marines have served our country with honor. Whether it was storming the shores of Iwo Jima,...

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U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Dominic Capote, a bulk fuels specialist and Rifle Commander on the funeral team, assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron, presents an American flag during a photoshoot at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, North Carolina, July 8, 2019. Capote has been a member of the funeral team since November 21, 2017, and now serves as a team leader on the detail. - U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Dominic Capote, a bulk fuels specialist and Rifle Commander on the funeral team, assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron, presents an American flag during a photoshoot at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, North Carolina, July 8, 2019. Capote has been a member of the funeral team since November 21, 2017, and now serves as a team leader on the detail.

Gone but not Forgotten

Since 1971, Memorial Day honors the memory of the men and women who have died serving the U.S. Military. Across the...

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The gold, silver and bronze medals for the 2020 Marine Corps Trials golf tournament at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif., March 4. The Marine Corps Trials promotes recovery and rehabilitation through adaptive sports participation and develops camaraderie among recovering service members. - The gold, silver and bronze medals for the 2020 Marine Corps Trials golf tournament at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif., March 4. The Marine Corps Trials promotes recovery and rehabilitation through adaptive sports participation and develops camaraderie among recovering service members.

Marine Corps Trials 2020

The Marine Corps Trials is an adaptive sports event involving more than 250 wounded, ill, or injured Marines, Sailors,...

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U.S. Marines rush through the tree line during exercise Snow Panzer in Setermoen, Norway, Feb. 25. - U.S. Marines rush through the tree line during exercise Snow Panzer in Setermoen, Norway, Feb. 25.

Cold Response 2020

Cold Response 20 is a Norwegian national defense exercise in conjunction with its NATO allies and partners taking place in...

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The famous picture taken by Associated Press photographer Joe Rosenthal actually captured the second flag-raising event of the day. A U.S. flag was first raised atop Suribachi soon after it was captured early in the morning. - The famous picture taken by Associated Press photographer Joe Rosenthal actually captured the second flag-raising event of the day. A U.S. flag was first raised atop Suribachi soon after it was captured early in the morning.

We are Iwo

As we commemorate the 75th anniversary, to take a moment to remember the courage and sacrifice of all of our Iwo Jima and...

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