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Vietnam War veteran receives medals 25 years later

MILFORD – Vietnam War veteran Sergeant First Class Frank Somohano was honorably discharged in 1989, yet never received the many awards and medals he had earned. 78 more words

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The Marine Corps Birthday...coming soon...

“On 10 November each year, wherever we are, we pause to celebrate the anniversary of our Corps, and reflect on who we are, what we do, and why we do it.” 10 more words

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Marine Copter Helps Rescued Lost Boy Scout Boaters

YUMA, Ariz. (AP) — The Marine Corps helped rescue a Boy Scout troop that got lost while canoeing on the Colorado River.

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Bold Alligator.

I don’t know whose job it is to name exercises and wars, but I want that job. No, I need it. “Bold Alligator”? Oh, how I want to be paid to invent crazy names for military exercises … 39 more words

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The Parish Church of St. Helena ~ Beaufort, S.C.

When my daughter and I attended her now husband’s graduation from MCRD (Marine Corp Recruit Depot) Parris Island in September of 2010 he got a few hours off and we went out to eat and explored part of the historic area of Beaufort S.C.  108 more words


U.S. Marine Charged in Murder of Transgender Woman in Philippines

A U.S. Marine has been charged with murder in the killing of a Filipino transgender woman found strangled in a local hotel room last weekend. 266 more words