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Semper Fi

The flag’s on the table, folded precise and exact

Waiting for the moment white gloved hands would extract

Its full measure and meaning as they unfurl with great care… 230 more words


"Oh God, Is This The Right Move?"

It’s officially official and I can now start sharing with the whole world that my little sister is engaged!! She and her (now) fiance got engaged on her birthday (June 13th) and it’s looking like they’ll be getting married in mid-August. 2,233 more words

#BREAKINGUPDATE: ' US Navy rescues 65-in sunken vessel off Indonesian Islands '

#AceNewsReport – #BreakingUpdate:June.13: United States Navy vessel, USS Rushmore rescued 65 people from a sunken wooden passenger vessel in the Makassar Strait, between Indonesian islands Kalimantan and Sulawesi. 66 more words


This U.S. Marine's Book "Ride The Thunder" Tells the True Story of the Vietnam War, Is Now a Major Motion Picture

Image via Ride The Thunder Movie

Richard Botkin is a retired veteran of the United States Marine Corps, and the author of the groundbreaking history book… 470 more words

Current Events

General Officer Announcement

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced today that the president has made the following nomination:

Marine Corps Col. John G. Baker for appointment to the rank of… 31 more words

Department Of Defense

Photo Of The Day- June 8th

“The United States Marine Corps (USMC) M-198 155mm Howitzer gun crew of 4th Battalion, 14th Marines, Mike Battery, Gun 4, left to Right, Sergeant Justin Grafton (gunner), Private First Class Matthew Camp (cannoneer), Sergeant Mike Dasher (section chief), Lance Corporal Josh Rosenberger (cannoneer), Corporal Will McGee (assistant gunner), Corporal Jonathan Layman (ammunition team chief), and Lance Corporal Jonathan Fox (cannoneer). 37 more words

Armed Forces

Checking out History

There’s a saying out there that says history repeats itself. While sayings are a funny way of thinking about things, they are typically based in some sort of truth. 334 more words