Bobo sends us a link to the story of Marine Corps Colonel Kevin Scott who was arrested in Polk County, Florida while he was on Temporary Duty there from his assignment at the joint staff in Virginia. The Marine Corps Times reports that Colonel Kevin Scott, a logistician, was arrested for soliciting for prostitution; Polk […]
Our partners at Military Phonies share their work with us on this fellow, Gene Raymond Silverstrand who claims that he served in the Marine Corps and the Army “in combat arms and special operations units”; That same claim was in the local newspaper; Yeah, no, according to his Marine Corps records, he was a reservist […]
Someone sent us their work on this Mike Faram fellow who calls himself “Gunney”, not knowing how to the spell the shortened form of the Marine Corps rank (Gunny) Gunnery Sergeant. On his Twitter profile, Faram claims to be a Marine Corps sniper; Yeah, no, he spent 16 months in the Marine Corps and he […]
Someone sends us their work on this fellow, James Marvin Moten, who claims that he was Marine Corps veteran of the Vietnam War. Actually, the Marine Corps doesn’t remember him, but the Air Forces does; He was discharged after eight years of honorable service in the Air Force as a staff sergeant, but he did […]
The US Marine Corps may soon be calling on the firearm industry for proposals for integrally suppressed firearms. The Marine Corps Times report that Colonel Mike Manning, the program manager for the Marine Corps Systems Command’s Ground...Show More Summary
Charles sends us the above photo which he claims was taken September 15th at a “Welcome home, veterans” event in Clarksburg, Tennessee. Frank Visconi showed up with the Marine Corps League color guard wearing his unearned Staff Sergeant rank, Bronze Star Medal, a Purple Heart and Combat Action Ribbon. We first wrote about Frank in […]
Our partners at Military Phonies send us thier work on this Anthony Spositi fellow who thinks that it’s perfectly legitimate to wear his MARPATs to his wedding. Well as if you can’t guess, the Marine Corps responds to a FOIA request with “Who?”
Our partners at Military Phonies send us their work on this fellow, Joe Offutt. His Marine Corps service isn’t available to the public, he says, because he “got fried”; So he had one of his sock puppets send out stuff in bits and pieces, something about rectal trauma and posting medical records on a DD214; […]
Jeff Schogol sends us a link to his report in the Marine Corps Times about John Kelly’s reaction to draft-dodger, Puerto Rico socialist party member, and terrorist sympathizer Democrat Congressman Luis Gutiérrez (D-IL) who said that Gold Star father, retired Marine Corps General Kelly was “a hypocrite who is a disgrace to the uniform he […]
Hoorah! Listen up, Marines! The Commanding General and Sergeant Major have an important message for you about this liberty period. pic.twitter.com/LX8pncc6O5 — Combat Center PAO (@CombatCenterPAO) September 1, 2017 And remember: don’t forget to hydrate!
AW1Ed sends us a link to the story of Marine Corps Corporal Miles Hogan who was awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Medal for his actions on a night when he was returning to Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island where he works in Headquarters and Service Battalion, Parris Island Marine Band in February, 2016; […]
(Office of Naval Research) The Office of Naval Research is sponsoring the development of new specialized tests to assess the cognitive abilities and personality traits of potential Navy and Marine Corps unmanned aviation systems (UAS) operators. It's called the Selection for UAS Personnel, or SUPer.
Divers from the Navy and Marine Corps have finally recovered the bodies of all ten of the missing sailors from the USS John S. McCain, the US Navy confirmed on Monday. The sailors had been missing since the August 21 crash with a merchant ship near Singapore. Show More Summary
Divers have recovered the remains of all 10 sailors who went missing after the USS John S. McCain and an oil tanker collided near Singapore last week, the US Navy said Monday. Navy and Marine Corps divers had been searching in flooded compartments of the destroyer for days after the...
US Navy and Marine Corps divers have entered the flooded compartments of the USS John S McCain and found the remains of some of the 10 sailors missing since it collided with an oil tanker off the coast of Singapore. The collision tore a hole in the warship's waterline, flooding compartments including a crew sleeping area, the US Navy said. Show More Summary
One day after the US Navy announced it was placing global operations and patrols on temporary hold as it investigates the cause for the second deadly warship crash in two months, Navy and Marine Corps divers searched on Tuesday for 10 sailors missing from the USS John S. Show More Summary
General John F. Kelly is retired from the US Marine Corps, where he commanded the Southern Command. He replaced political operative Reince Priebus as President Trump’s Chief of Staff. The White House Chief of Staff is the highest ranking staff member in the White House, and was formalized as such in 1961. This is not…
During a social dinner at President Donald Trump's clubhouse restaurant in Bedminster, New Jersey, late last week, White House chief of staff John Kelly reportedly joked that his storied career in the US Marine Corps paled in comparison...Show More Summary
Based on the flashlights used by US Army Rangers and Marine Corps, this compact LED light has a bright 500-lumen beam, along with five display modes, and an adjustable zoom lens. It’s made from aircraft-grade aluminum, and comes with a padded case.
Japan on Friday said it would allow Osprey tilt-rotor aircrafts to continue to operate in the country, accepting US assurances that the flights are safe following a fatal crash off Australia. The US Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey aircraft,...Show More Summary