Category - United States Marine Corps

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Four Marines on the “Green Hell” of Guadalcanal

Marine Corps fight veterans relive the damaging and lethal work in a number of the struggle’s hardest preventing. By Adam Makos & Marcus Brotherton On...

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The Story of Joe’s Jokers

Led by Medal of Honor recipient Joe Foss, VMF-115 compiled an impressive fight document. By Allyn Vannoy “As a returning flight of Marine SBDs, dive bombers...

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Baptism of Fire: The SS in Poland

Hitler’s elite bodyguard and different SS models have been reworked through the Polish marketing campaign into actual preventing males and have become...

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Marine Stand on Guadalcanal

Through the Battle of the Tenaru, U.S. Marines annihilated a detachment of elite Japanese troops. By David Alan Johnson At about 2:30 on the morning of August...

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An American Invasion in New Zealand

U.S. Marines coaching in New Zealand for Pacific amphibious operations developed a singular and enduring bond with their gracious hosts. By Bruce M. Petty...

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The National Museum of the Marine Corps

Over half one million guests per yr come to the D.C. metro space to view the Corps’ proud 238-year historical past. By Al Hemingway Twenty miles outdoors...