The U.S.S. Iwo Jima, one of the Navy’s largest, most versatile ships, docked in Manhattan last week. More than 1,300 members of its crew and embarked Marines enjoyed the city’s hospitality; and in turn New Yorkers showed them our appreciation for their service and sacrifice. 804 more words
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Friends of Padre Steve’s World,
Tonight a break from politics and everything else to wish all United States Marines a Happy 241st Birthday.
Honestly, after all that we have been through as a country this year, today is one of these days where I just want to wish people well. 1,554 more words
What happens to the people on the front lines of a war? Some war movies might come close to depicting the reality, but real war fighting is much, much more that we can ever imagine. 367 more words