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Flashes of light filled the night sky and thunderous explosions shook the ground, a combination of sound and light that assailed the senses of Task Force Wolf Pack’s Marines as they raced toward their objectives on the Fallujah peninsula. Captain Matthew T. Good, Headquarters & Service Company...
Remaining steadfast in their commitment to bringing the fight to the Islamic State (ISIL), Marines and Sailors with the 22d Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) and amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD-1) conducted the majority of their 2016 deployment in the Sixth Fleet area of operations. With the...
Prelude: Nov. 29, 1945, ninth day of the Nuremberg trials at the Palace of Justice in Nuremberg, Germany. At precisely 9 a.m., 20 of the Nazi defendants being tried by the International Military Tribunal in Nuremberg were handcuffed by white-helmeted military guards before they were transported...

Today in History

January 18

1902

The famous “March Across Samar” ended during the Philippine Insurrection.