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Eight Gold Stars, One Bronze and One Purple Heart awarded Nov. 18, 2018, Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune
In one of the largest presentation ceremonies ever held at Camp Lejeune, eight Gold Stars in lieu of second Purple Hearts, one Bronze Star and one Purple Heart were awarded to...
MAG-13 makes history: 1,600 mile HF shot Aug. 21, 2018, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing
Marines with Marine Aircraft Group 13 effectively communicated with air station assets throughout southern California utilizing organic equipment from exercise Northern...
Women Marines unite in San Diego June 24, 2018, Marine Corps Air Station Miramar
The 31st Annual Joint Women’s Leadership Symposium kicked off Thursday, June 21, at the San Diego Convention Center where more than 1200 service members gathered to discuss...
3rd MarDiv staff NCO barracks renamed after Vietnam war hero Dec. 24, 2017, 3rd Marine Division
Colonel Giles R. Boyce, the commanding officer for Headquarters Battalion, 3rd Marine Division, renamed the staff non-commissioned officer barracks on Camp Courtney, Okinawa,...
First Japanese MV-22 Osprey crew chief April 13, 2017, Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point
History is in the making at Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 204 as Sgt. 1st Class Midsru Miyazaki is slated to be Japan’s first soldier to earn the title of crew chief aboard...
WWII Veterans, guests remember the battle of Iwo Jima March 25, 2017, III Marine Expeditionary Force
At the base of Mount Suribachi on Iwo To, among the most iconic places in Marine Corps history, U.S. Marine, Army and Air Force veterans, families alongside U.S. and Japanese...
MDMC restores historical artifacts for Corps’ National Museum Jan. 7, 2016, Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany
Spearheading the Marine attack on the Southern frontier of Kuwait during the opening moments of Operation Desert Storm has earned Genesis II, M60A1 Main Battle Tank, a...
Forever brothers; Remembering Company H, 2nd Battalion, 26th Marines Sept. 3, 2015, Defense Media Activity
In America’s history, there have been times when heroes were forged from all walks of life and brought together to accomplish a task larger than themselves.Surviving members...
Never left behind, forgotten; Honorary Marine recognized for bringing brothers home July 26, 2015, Defense Media Activity
Never leave a Marine behind. A mantra shared between the brothers and sisters in arms of the Corps.One civilian earned the title by retrieving Marines,who were thought to be...
May marks AAPI Heritage Month May 14, 2015, 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing
This May, Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month is observed on Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort. The month is a celebration of the achievements reached by Asian...