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General Officer Announcement

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

Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., for appointment to the rank of general, and for assignment as… 31 more words

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General Officer Announcements

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

Marine Corps Col. Michael S. Cederholm, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of… 361 more words

Department Of Defense

What is the logic behind making military boot camps intensive?

My next piece focuses on the questions that often come up among people who haven’t been a part of the military experience concerning our indoctrination process into that life, i.e., boot camp. 204 more words

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Statement by Secretary of Defense Ash Carter on the Helicopter Crash in Nepal

Today our hearts are heavy with grief for the U.S. Marines who perished when their helicopter went down in the mountains of Nepal earlier this week while providing aid to earthquake victims there. 140 more words

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Poised Grit

The United States Marine Corps slogan should not be taken for granted or mistaken as a joke. They issue an open challenge to everyone; the Few, the Proud, the Marines… 674 more words

United States Marine Corps: deployment.

Today, my brother left for his first deployment, and it already seems as though this feeling of inexplicable fear and worry (strangely combined with complete and utter pride..) is not going to subside anytime soon. 273 more words

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Loveland’s Slagel back on the run

LOVELAND – The University of Findlay Oilers may have struck black (and orange) gold with their signing of Loveland High School running back Nate Slagel recently. 528 more words

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