AT-TAQADDUM, Iraq (June 4, 2008) Marines with 2nd Low Altitude Air Defense Battalion, Marine Air Control Group 28, 2nd Marine Aircraft
Marines with Weapons Company, Battalion Landing Team 2nd Battalion, 1st Marines, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit, maintain security as part of a tactical recovery of an aircraft and personnel training exercise during Certification Exercise (CERTEX) aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California. #USMC
Marine Capt. Jennifer J. Harris Died February 7, 2007 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 28, of Swampscott, Mass.; assigned to Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 364, Marine Aircraft Group 39, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.; died Feb. 7 when the helicopter she was flying in crashed while supporting combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq.
MARINE CORPS AIR GROUND COMBAT CENTER TWENTYNINE PALMS, Calif. -Friends of the Marines and sailors of Company L, 3rd Battalion, 4th Marine
A homecoming to remember — — Marines and sailors with Fox Company, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, return home to their friends and family after about 8 months of deployment to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom, Oct. 18 2013. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Michael C. Dye/Released)
1st Lt. Josiah Stephen helps offload a Filipino civilian out of a U.S. Marine C-130 Hercules aircraft at Villamor Air Base, Nov. 12. Marines and sailors with 3d Marine Expeditionary Brigade are supporting the Philippine Armed Forces in providing humanitarian assistance and disaster relief to affected areas throughout the Republic of the Philippines following Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda
Rest for the Weary by United States Marine Corps Official Page, via Flickr. A Marine assigned to Fox Company, 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment (2/7), takes a nap in the Morale Welfare and Recreation (MWR) center on Forward Operating Base Now Zad, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Dec. 17, 2012. The MWR is a place where Marines can relax and use telephones and computers to communicate with loved ones back home. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl.
CANT WAIT TO SEE IT NEXT MONTH AT THE MIRAMAR AIR SHOW! Marines view an F-35B Lightning II from Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 121, Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Ariz., aboard MCAS Miramar, Calif., July 30. The Lightning II is the Marine Corps’ newest aircraft and is capable of short take-off and vertical landing.
Marine Pfc. Enrique C. Sanchez Died July 27, 2006 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 21, of Garner, N.C.; assigned to 3rd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.; killed July 27 while conducting combat operations in Ramadi, Iraq.
1943- U.S. Marine with his pet calf "Sally", adopted by Marines after being left motherless by air raids on Guadalcanal.
Marines and sailors from India Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, make their way to a Marine Medium Tiltorotor Squadron 365 MV-22
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“Marine First Sergeant Neil I. Shober of Fort Wayne, Indiana, shares the spoils of war bananas with a native goat, one of the few survivors of the terrific naval and air bombardment in support of the Marines hitting the beach on the Japanese-mandated island of Saipan.” June 15- July 9 1944
The night before the burial of her husband 2nd Lt. James Cathey of the United States Marine Corps, killed in Iraq, Katherine Cathey refused to leave the casket, asking to sleep next to his body for the last time. The Marines made a bed for her, tucking in the sheets below the flag. Before she fell asleep, she opened her laptop computer and played songs that reminded her of "Cat", and one of the Marines asked if she wanted them to continue
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A choir group of US 442nd Regimental Combat Team soldiers sings "Abide in Me" at the memorial ceremony for the 72 members of the 2nd Battalion who died in the first month of combat in Italy.
Tech. Sgt. Andrew Gravett walks along the top of a C-17 Globemaster III while wearing a safety harness as he does a routine maintenance check of the aircraft June 4, 2013, at Joint Base Charleston, S.C. The first C-17 to enter the Air Force’s inventory arrived at Charleston Air Force Base in June 1993... (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Dennis Sloan)
"The hardest thing for me in Vietnam wasn’t seeing the wounded and dead. It was watching the big transport jets come in, bringing loads of fresh new boys for the war." - Johnny Cash on his experience playing USO shows in Vietnam with June in ‘69. (Photo caption: "PFC James R. Scarvey, C Company, 720th MP Battalion, 89th MP Group, 18th MP Brigade, 1968-1969, escorts Country-Western singing star Johnny Cash diuring the entertainer's recent appearance at Long Binh Post, Vietnam, 1969.")
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh attends The Royal Marines 350th Anniversary Beating Retreat at The Royal Horseguards on June 4, 2014 in London, England.
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U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Christopher E. Pring helps airmen with the Philippine Air Force prepare pallets of water for transportation at Villamor Air Base, Nov. 12. Marines and sailors with 3d MEB are supporting the Philippine Armed Forces in providing humanitarian assistance and disaster relief to affected areas throughout the Republic of the Philippines following Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda.
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A U.S. Marine with Georgia Liaison Team 10, Regional Command (Southwest), peers around the corner of a desert compound during a patrol near Combat Outpost Eredvi, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Nov. 7, 2013. Marines joined forces with Georgian soldiers from the Batumi Light Infantry Battalion to conduct a patrol into an area known to have Taliban activity.