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Situation This is a continuation of the Dull Garrison Chronicles and takes place on the same terrain encountered in TDG #12-16R. It is the last of the Dull Garrison Chronicles. Currently, we find that through the skillful efforts of Company F, BLT 2/8 has pushed past the village of Al Bandi and is...
Morning PT formations in the Marine Corps—no matter where you are in the world—present the observer with a cacophony of sights and sounds. From the varying levels of coverage that the green-on-green PT gear provided—anywhere from the Marine Corps lingerie system to shorts that looked like chinos—...
T he purpose of this article is to review the investments in warfighting capabilities required for urban combat in the 2030 timeframe. The approach for such an assessment demands a review of the physical characteristics of the battlefield, their impact on the theoretical application of combat power...

Today in History

January 22

1969

Vietnam, Operation Dewey Canyon began, 1617 enemy KIA.

The Gazette Blog

Sep 7, 2016 | Leadership
There is an almost endless discussion today regarding innovation. Countless books provide blueprints for organizations to innovate, to routinely turn ideas into increased value and profits. This discussion is mirrored in the Marine Corps and across the greater Department of Defense. But one must...