September 2018 Articles

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Military Police Marines (MPs) are ideal candidates for the Marine Security Guard (MSG) program. This assertion is based on initial and sustainment training, duties performed in MP billets at bases and stations as well as abroad, and duties performed by MSGs at diplomatic posts. MP and MSG training...
On 24 April 2018, the Deputy Commandant, Manpower and Reserve Affairs, LtGen Michael A. Rocco, released MARADMIN 234/18 , highlighting the fact that there were over 10,720 of 198,976 fitness reports still outstanding for the period of March 2017 to March 2018. 1 This represents a 5.39 percent...
Our purpose in life as Marine intelligence professionals is to support the commander on the deck and to win in combat against our Nation’s enemies, or, in intel-speak, “provide intelligence at the tactical edge to maintain a qualitative advantage over adversaries on the modern battlefield.” If what...

Today in History

September 24


Eagle, Globe, and Anchor

1873 - One hundred and ninety Marines and seamen from the USS PENSACOLA and BENICIA landed at the Bay of Panama, Colombia, to protect the railroad and American lives and property during the revolution.