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“Research indicates that spiritual fitness plays a key role in resiliency, in our ability to grow, develop, recover, heal and adapt. Regardless of individual philosophy or beliefs, spiritual well-being makes us better warriors and people of character capable of making good choices on and off duty...
Dear Members, I want to thank Major General Edward G. Usher III, USMC (Ret), for his years of dedicated service to the Corps—both as a serving Marine and as the Chief Executive Officer of the Marine Corps Association & Foundation. I join with all of you in wishing him “Fair Winds and Following...
The story of Marine Corps veteran James Wright, President Emeritus of Dartmouth College, begins like many others. After graduating from high school in 1957, he enlisted in the Marine Corps alongside a handful of his classmates from their small mining town. The choice was natural—after all, they had...

Today in History

March 27

1948

Key West Agreement gives USMC primary amphibious warfare role.