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MCTSSA personnel welcomes Vietnam veterans, share legacy Sept. 13, 2018, Marine Corps Systems Command
Marine Corps Tactical Systems Support Activity welcomed Vietnam veterans from Marine Air Support Squadron 3 to MCTSSA’s headquarters aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton...
Navy Cross Awarded Posthumously Awarded July 24, 2018, Defense Media Activity
Cpl. Stephen E. Austin, 1st Battalion, 27th Marine Regiment was posthumously awarded with the Navy Cross July 21 for his bravery during the Vietnam War in 1968....
National Museum of the Marine Corps re-opens April 1 March 30, 2016, Defense Media Activity
After temporarily closing its doors nearly three months ago, the National Museum for the Marine Corps will re-open to the public on April 1, 2016 at 9 a.m. Visitors will...
Former top Marine aviator laid to rest Feb. 9, 2016, Defense Media Activity
Lieutenant Gen. William H. Fitch (ret.), the former Deputy Commandant for Aviation and a 32-year Marine veteran, died Jan. 19, 2016.  A ceremony to celebrate his life was held...
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...
Gregory “Greg” Lake remembers Vietnam, Operation Starlite 50 years after Aug. 24, 2015, Defense Media Activity
Gregory “Greg” Lake had a strong desire to become aMarine. He only had one more year left in his time in service; he expected tofinish his last year at the Marine Barracks...
Art Petty remembers Vietnam, Operation Starlite 50 years after Aug. 22, 2015, Defense Media Activity
Arthur "Art" Orville Petty Jr. served on active duty in the Marine Corps during World War II and the Vietnam War. Enlisting March 13, 1941, Petty would have never guessed the...
Mike Jenkins remembers Vietnam, Operation Starlite 50 years after Aug. 21, 2015, Defense Media Activity
Homer “Mike” Kesler Jenkins actively participates in military ceremonies for holidays and funerals throughout his hometown community wearing the same Marine uniform he wore in...
Ben Palermo remembers Vietnam, Operation Starlite 50 years after Aug. 20, 2015, Defense Media Activity
Benjamin "Ben" Palermo loved traveling the world and seeing new places as a Marine. Palermo never imagined that when he volunteered to go to Hawaii that he'd soon be...
Charlie Fink remembers Vietnam, Operation Starlite 50 years after Aug. 18, 2015, Defense Media Activity
Charles "Charlie" Darrow Fink never imagined that his good friend would be shot dead right next to him during a firefight in Vietnam during Operation Starlite. When Fink...