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Wendell Webb’s four-year enlistment in the Marine Corps from 1964-1968 built the foundation for a lifetime of dedication to national security and commitment to his fellow Marines. During his time in the Corps, Wendell served as a communications Marine in both 2nd Marine Division and III Marine...
College-Bound Marines Attend Academic “Boot Camp” For active-duty and veteran enlisted Marines who have their sights set on obtaining undergraduate degrees from top-tier colleges and universities, an immersive one- or two-week “academic boot camp” sponsored by the Warrior-Scholar Project (WSP)...
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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.