Mission Execution

Apr 11, 2014

Using Technology to Help Our Wounded Warriors

What a difference technology can make in the life of a wounded Marine. The Marine Corps Association...
Apr 4, 2014

Recognizing Our Wounded Warriors at the MCA&F 2014 Wounded Warrior Awards Reception

The Marine Corps Association & Foundation hosted the 3rd annual Wounded Warrior Awards Reception at The National Museum of the Marine Corps in Quantico...
Apr 2, 2014

Author David Ulbricht (Ph.D.) On Thomas Holcomb and Today's Marine Corps

Historian and best-selling author David J. Ulbrich (Ph.D.) held a book signing at The Marine Shop in Quantico on March 18, 2014. Marines had the...
Apr 2, 2014

Maj Rick Spooner, USMC(Ret), Debuts His New Novel at The Marine Shop

The Marine Corps Association & Foundation hosted a reception and book signing at the Globe & Laurel restaurant just outside Marine Corps Base...
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MCA&F Blog

Apr 21, 2014 | Sea Stories
Sgt Clayton H. Ernst was greeted by Patti, the "Record Bunny" at Miami's Playboy Club. Originally published in the October 1967 Leatherneck Magazine They call it a "Miami Beach Shower of Stars" weekend, but to Marines and Sailors, recuperating from wounds received in Vietnam, it's the greatest...

The Gazette Blog

As the Marine Corps ends over a decade of sustained combat operations and is reduced to its lowest force structure in recent history, leaders at all levels need to be more adaptive than ever. The Marine Corps has faced similar problems in the past but still managed to drive excellence and...

Upcoming Programs & Events

Apr 29, 2014 - 18:00

The MCA&F Combat Development Dinner is ...

May 6, 2014 - 11:30

 Author of Phase Line Green: The Battle for Hue, 1968 and also Charlie One...

May 8, 2014 - 18:00

MCA&F invites you to celebrate the Marine of the Year Award for each Marine Division.

We will also...

Marine Corps History

Today in History

April 23


Eagle, Globe, and Anchor1914 - The 3d Marine Regiment joined in a show of force at Vera Cruz, Mexico, after an insult to the American flag.
Related Article: Roots of Deployment - Vera Cruz, 1914 By Col J. H. Alexander Marine Corps Gazette (Nov 1982)

This Month in History

September 1 to 16, 1924, "at Fort Ozama, Santo Domingo City, D. R. 17, embarked on board the USS Kittery at Santo Domingo City. D.R., and sailed same date. 25, arrived and disembarked at Naval Operating...


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