The man who sent me this article is in his 80s.
He was with the First Marine Division at both Inchon and Chosin.
Any Marine will know those battles. Any one who doesn't, should. Look them up.
He is not one to bull. He's never said anything regarding his time versus mine or today even. Until now...
My son left for Parris Island today. I have mixed feelings about this. Proud as hell of him but concerned about the morons running this country getting him in dutch. I'll take any good wishes anyone is willing to pass along to him.
RIP sir. To the youngins out there, read his story and tell your friends.
You are free because of men like this.
"Women should be required to register for the draft if all combat jobs are going to be open to
them, the top generals of the Marines and Army said Tuesday.
'Every American who's physically qualified should register for the draft,' Gen. Robert Neller,
commandant of the Marine Corps, told the...
"An eight-year Marine Corps veteran his wife have filed suit against their daughter's high school
principal, vice-principal, school district and board of education for violating her First
Amendment rights by indoctrinating her in Islamic thought.
The case filed in the United States District...
Oh, this ought to end well................................................
Marine Corps Ordered to Make Boot Camp Coed, Remove 'Man' from Titles
Navy Secretary Ray Mabus has given Marine Corps brass two weeks to submit a plan to train male and female recruits together at boot camp and fully...
German Entrepreneur Donates $16.5 Million to Marine Foundation
Hans Peter Wild is the founder of Capri Sun drinks. His innovative drinks in pouches are popular among children all across the country. He has announced that he is donating $16.5 Million to the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation...
True to her word, you have to give her creds for that.
Way back in September, months before the Holly Holm fight, U.S. Marine Jarrod Haschert asked Ronda Rousey if she would go to the Marine Corps Ball with him. Rousey said yes under one condition:
RIP Cpl Miller
Condolences to his family and his fellow Marines.
So sad and often so preventable, SMFH.
A young Marine officer was in a serious car accident, but the only visible permanent injury was to both of his ears, which were amputated.
Since he wasn't physically impaired he remained in the Marine and actually rose to the rank of General. He was, however very sensitive about his appearance...
First, I know this is way off topic from firearms but keeping with the community of members, I need some advice and possibly some help. Our local HS gives out an award in memory of a Marine officer who was killed in Beruit in 1983. I saw the award presented last year and was moved by the...
Looks like administration is allowing units within MARSOC to choose a block if they prefer over the Colt 1911 they just spent 22.5 million on in 2012.
Personally, I think the Glock is a more appropriate combat weapon for the reasons mentioned in the article.
Marines Allow Operators to Choose...
"Female Marines now 0-26 on officer infantry course
The failure of two Marine Corps officers to to pass the Jan. 8 first-day Combat Endurance Test of the infantry officer course brings the tally of female dropouts to 26. One more group of female officers will have a shot at graduation before...
I don't think this has been posted before, its such a great story it deserves mentioning.
As the story goes A Marine who was getting deployed asks a homeless Marine if he would like to stay at his home while he was gone. He explained that it was in rough...
From Boots on the Ground -
We know a active duty Marine with a wife and young child looking for a affordable apartment in the town of Babylon area. Anyone know of something nice they can look at, and without dealing with brokers fees please. they are looking to spend in the area of $1500 a...