SgtMaj of the Marine Corps Addresses the Lifting of the 1994 Combat Exclusion Policy

Jan. 24, 2013:

Since 1918, women have been an integral part of the Marine Corps and for the past eleven years of fighting, have proven themselves worthy in the face of the enemy. SgtMaj of the Marine Corps Micheal P. Barrett addresses the recent lifting of the 1994 Combat Exclusion Policy and assures Marines that this will not affect mission accomplishment or lower standards.