Redditor nsandz submitted this photo of poolees getting a preview of what the US Marine Corps boot camp would be like! I'm sure the drill sergeant would yell at the guy for taking an unauthorized drink of water, or for getting his shirt wet.
Colonel Germano was relieved of command at Parris Island in June under circumstances that remain contentious, and then the Marine Corps Gazette decided not to print an article of hers that had been scheduled. It is now printed here.
The U.S. Marine Corps is expected to announce the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter is ready to fly initial operations in the near future, a general said. The F-35 is the Pentagon's most expensive weapons acquisition program, estimated to cost $391 billion to purchase 2,457 aircraft for the Air Force, Marine Corps and Navy.
James Hasik Security, Chinese Intelligence would have had no new stealth fighter plans to steal. So the dreaded Chengdu J-20, like the much-ballyhooed Sukhoi PAK-FA, would still be just a prototype. This month, the U.S. Marine Corps declared that its first squadron of F-35Bs had reached “initial operating capability”. Show More Summary
He loved to party when he was younger. As he grew older and had a family, getting down to his last dollar almost broke him. — The first recollection of my last dollar was in the Marine Corps when everything was coming down on me. I literally had one dollar to my name, along with […] The post When a Man is Down to His Last Dollar appeared first on The Good Men Project.
The Blackjack (RQ-21A) was deployed last year. For the Navy and Marine Corps, it fulfills a requirement for a small tactical unmanned aircraft system (STUAS) to follow-on to the ScanEagle. And it is the first military drone that is open...Show More Summary
You probably remember Greg Allen, a phony Marine hero in Marin County, California. Allen told tales about his phony career, including that the movie “Sniper” was about his experiences in the Marine Corps. Our buddy, Dan Noyes, the ABC7 reporter who exposed him, does a follow up interview with some of the youngsters that he […]
“Squared away” in the Marine Corps is an adjective applied to a jarhead whose rifle is immaculate, whose K-Bar is sharp enough to take scalps if the Adjutant General isn’t looking, who can max his PT test, has a perfect salute, and will make Gunnery Sergeant on his second enlistment. Show More Summary
The Marine Corps is only days (maybe hours) away from declaring its version of the F-35 fighter operational, signaling that the most important challenges the tri-service program faced have been overcome. Program officials are gradually...Show More Summary
Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning went to Chattanooga last weekend to visit with personnel at the Naval Marine Corps Reserve Center that was the site of an attack by a gunman that claimed five lives and left others wounded. Manning’s involvement with those affected by the shooting won’t end there. On Thursday, Manning, who played at…
Updated | "They will be missed but never forgotten," a U.S. Marine Corps spokesman said at a press conference on Wednesday morning of the Marines and sailor slain almost a week ago by a 24-year-old in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The shooter, Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez, was killed after shooting the service members. Show More Summary
Recon Marines will proudly tell you that if you look up their official Military Occupational Speciality in a Marine Corp manual, their job title is listed as "Reconnaissance Man." Theirs is one of the few remaining fields in the military closed to women. Show More Summary
Little heralded or known, in the actual revolution that brought small drones into virtually every combat unit of all four military services, Pointer was a pioneer. Developed first for the Marine Corps in 1986, Pointer was the first hand-held drone—45 pounds and transportable in a backpack. Show More Summary
On Thursday, a gunman shot and killed four U.S. Marines at the Naval Marine Corps Reserve Center in Chattanooga, Tennessee. A fifth victim died Saturday. On Saturday night, one of Tennessee’s favorite adopted sons showed up to visit military personnel and police officers at the facility. WRCB-TV reports that Manning indeed visited the Reserve Center,…
Television personality Montel Williams is also a veteran of the Navy and the U.S. Marine Corps. So, of course, he felt some kind of way about Donald Trump’s recent comments about John McCain. For those who missed it, the U.S. Republican presidential candidate McCain following his recent visit to Arizona. Show More Summary
Montel Williams, a veteran of the Navy and the U.S. Marine Corps, got pretty pissed off at Donald Trump today for his underhanded shot at John McCain.
Ben Kinsey is a United States Marine Corps veteran. Once a Marine, always a Marine and Ben demonstrated that lifetime value honoring the four Chattanooga Marines
Last week we saw another Muslim shooter, apparently taking clues from ISIS, murdering Americans. This time the Muslim terrorist murdered four unarmed Marine Corps recruiters at their job in a Chattanooga, TN recruiting station. Unarmed Marines. Show More Summary
The identities of all four US Marines killed in Chattanooga, Tennessee on Thursday have been released. On Friday, the Marine Corps issued a...
Their homes ranged from Georgia to Wisconsin, but their lives converged in Thursday's deadly attack on a military facility in Tennessee.