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MCA&F 2016 Ground Awards Dinner

The 13th Annual Marine Corps Association & Foundation Ground Awards...

MCA&F's 2016 C4 Awards Dinner

The 13th Annual Marine Corps Association & Foundation C4 Awards Dinner was held on Thursday, 21 April 2016, at the Crystal...

MCA&F 2016 Ground Logistics Awards Dinner

The 12th Annual Marine Corps Association & Foundation Ground Logistics Awards Dinner was held on Thursday, 24 March 2016 at the Crystal...
 

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Marine Corps History

Today in History

July 25

1777

Eagle, Globe, and Anchor1777 - Congress authorizes a $4 weekly subsistence for Marine officers.
1930 - Lieutenant Lewis “Chesty” Puller wins first of five Navy Crosses chasing Sandino guerrillas in Nicaragua.
Related story:
Chesty Puller By Sgt Nolle T. Roberts Leatherneck Magazine (June 1948)

This Month in History

The Battle of Fonte Hill, Guam, 25-26 July 1944

By Capt Mark A Kiehle

By 1944 the tide of war had turned firmly against the Japanese...