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Marine from Camp Pendleton posthumously awarded Silver Star

A Marine from Camp Pendleton who was killed in Afghanistan has been posthumously awarded the Silver Star for bravery.

Camp Pendleton construction chief who took bribes sentenced to prison

A former civilian employee of the Department of Defense was sentenced Friday to two years in federal prison for accepting more than $100,000 in bribes from contractors seeking work at Camp Pendleton.

'Lion of Fallujah' from Camp Pendleton reportedly died on CIA mission

As the leader of a Camp Pendleton infantry unit during the early fighting in Iraq, Douglas Zembiec earned a Bronze Star and the nickname "Lion of Fallujah."

The Padres had July 4th's best 7th-inning stretch

The home of Camp Pendleton had a special treat during Friday's game. Your browser does not support iframes. From Afghanistan, Marine First Lieutenant Skye Martin sang "God Bless America" for the Padres' seventh-inning stretch.

Two contractors sentenced to prison for bribing official

The presidents of two local contracting firms were sentenced Friday to prison terms after pleading guilty to bribing a federal employee to get construction and service contracts worth millions of dollars at Camp Pendleton.

Marine killed in Afghanistan awarded Bronze Star for bravery

A Marine killed in Afghanistan was posthumously awarded a Bronze Star for bravery Monday in a ceremony at Camp Pendleton attended by his family members.

Family adopts Marine dog that was with their son when he was killed

CAMP PENDLETON - In a brief but poignant ceremony Saturday, a bomb-sniffing dog was declared retired and officially adopted by the family of his Marine handler who was killed in Afghanistan.

General from Camp Pendleton nominated to be next Marine commandant

A Marine general with ties to Camp Pendleton has been nominated to become the next commandant of the Marine Corps, the Pentagon announced Thursday.

Civilians flock to Camp Pendleton for World Famous Mud Run

The values of the event are simple: Mud is honorable; the more mud, the more honor.

Marine officer relieved of command after private drowns at Camp Pendleton

A Marine major in charge of a swimming training program at Camp Pendleton has been relieved of his command after an investigation into the drowning of a private concluded that the major had allowed unsafe conditions.

U.S. Military Defeats British Forces--in Surfing

America’s finest military surfers faced off against Britain’s best in the first international edition of the Red Bull Rivals Surf Competition off Camp Pendleton in California on Saturday, May 24. First place went to the men and woman of the U.S. Show More Summary

The Most Important War Memorial Is One You Probably Will Never See

The most important memorial to fallen Marines is one that you probably will never see.High above the mountains of northern Camp Pendleton, Marines of the 1st Marine Division who gave their lives in combat are remembered.It is a simple...Show More Summary

Rick Warren to Honor US, Camp Pendleton Military at Special Memorial Weekend Services in San Clemente

In honor of the U.S. military service men and women who have sacrificed their lives, Saddleback Church San Clemente, a regional campus of the Lake Forest-based church, will be hosting special services on Sunday that include a Wounded Warrior from nearby Camp Pendleton telling a part of his life story and a visit from church founder and pastor Rick Warren.

California Fires: Man Arrested For Arson, Marines Flee Camp Pendleton

One of 10 fires in California’s San Diego county has been deemed arson. A man has been arrested by authorities as scores of Marines and their families flee Camp Pendleton, which is being affected by the aggressive blaze. Alberto Serrato, 57, pleaded not guilty on Friday and faces up to seven years in prison if

Fires force Marines, families from homes at Camp Pendleton

Fox News reports that an arsonist, Alberto Serrato, pleaded not guilty to charges that he set a fire in Oceanside, CA which has forced Camp Pendleton Marines and their families out of their homes there; Tanya Sierra, a spokeswoman for the San Diego County district attorney’s office, says witnesses saw Serrato adding brush to the […]

The Military's Power-Generating Boot Isn't Quite Battlefield Ready

3 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

This week, Marines at the Experimental Forward Operating Base at Camp Pendleton, California, got to try out some prototypes of energy-generating equipment to keep combat electronics charged and ready. The verdict: back to the drawing board. Read more...

Southern California wildfires: New blaze erupts at Camp Pendleton

As firefighters began to get the upper hand on several wildfires in San Diego County, a new blaze broke out Friday at Camp Pendleton, forcing more evacuations. The 25-acre fire was sparked in the Talega area of the base, prompting evacuation orders for all personnel in the 62 area, San Onofre...

Fires In Southern Calif. Force More Evacuations

4 months agoNews : The Two-Way

Officials issued more than 11,000 evacuation notices in the city of Carlsbad. Another wildfire caused the evacuation of the Marine Corp's Camp Pendleton.

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