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Three Marines with SPMAGTF-CR-CC earn Purple Hearts Dec. 10, 2018, 5th Marine Expeditionary Brigade
Cpl. Tyler A. Frazier, a mortar Marine with 3d Battalion, 7th Marines, who recently returned to Twentynine Palms following a deployment with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground...
“The President’s Own” Remembers George H. W. Bush Dec. 4, 2018, United States Marine Band
As the nation mourns the passing of one its finest patriots, current and former members of the Marine Band remember President George H. W. Bush as a man whose love of music...
The fight for Tarawa: 75th anniversary of one of the bloodiest battles in the Pacific Theater of WWII Dec. 4, 2018, III Marine Expeditionary Force
It was photographs and video scenes of American casualties lining the beach that would stun the American people in the aftermath of the Battle of Tarawa. Imagery of...
43 Years Later, Retired Vietnam Vet Receives Navy Cross Dec. 3, 2018, Defense Media Activity
It’s the summer of 1968 in Vietnam, a sergeant with Company K, 3rd Battalion, 7th Marines was forced into a position he never could have imagined. He had to lead his entire...
Special Reaction Team Marines enhance specialized precision marksmanship capabilities Dec. 3, 2018, Marine Corps Installations Pacific
Marines with Special Reaction Team conducted marksman-observer training Nov. 29 on Ranges 171 and 172 at Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan.The training provided SRT, with Marine...
Capabilities on display | 3rd Medical Battalion establishes Role II facilities Dec. 2, 2018, 3rd Marine Logistics Group
CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa, Japan—The medical field hospital, known as Role II, was on display Nov. 26-30, 2018 at Camp Foster, Okinawa, Japan so that 3rd Medical Battalion, 3rd...
“Marauding” Marine Makes Mark with Manuscript Nov. 29, 2018, Defense Media Activity
Former jack-of-all trades Marine Reservist Lance Cpl. David Roach spent six years learning infantry tactics, machine gunnery, bulk fuels and heavy equipment while serving in...
November Company becomes first company to graduate in new female dress blues Nov. 19, 2018, Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island
A company of female Marines made history Friday after becoming the first group of new Marines to debut the Corps’ latest dress uniform....
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...
Eye in the Sky Nov. 18, 2018, Marine Corps Air Station Camp Pendleton
It’s 2:00 a.m. on the Camp Pendleton coastline. Along the pitch-black rigid waters, an unknown object sends a signal to a Marine monitoring the shores with the lattice modular...