Wednesday, February 1, 2023

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Montford Point Marine Memorial

February is Black History month. Today we are featuring the Montford Point Marines. The Montford Point Marine Sculpture that represents the Montford Point Marines; the angle of incline represents the uphill struggle for equality, stands at the Montford Point Marines Memorial in Jacksonville, N.C., Aug. 26. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl.

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Operation Prairie II Begins

On February 1, 1967, elements of the 3rd Marine Division began Operation Prairie II in Quang Tri province, South Vietnam. The 46-day search-and-destroy operation, which concluded on March 18, 93 Marines and 693 enemy troops were killed. *Image info: A squad of 3rd Platoon, Lima Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marines patrolling along the Quang Tri River near CA LU Vietnam June 1967.

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During Boot Camp

Preparing for Boot Camp

Are you a seasoned Marine Parent our just starting the journey? This is great information for you to know as you meet other family members who are new to the Corps. You can help them prepare starting in the Poolee stage.

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Our engraved coin is the perfect gift for graduation from boot camp, SOI, MOS, and ranking up! Commemorate your Marine's achievements during their career in the Corps.

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Every Marine MoM will want one of these! She's earned the title "Marine Mom"! Our necklace is officially approved and licensed U.S. Marine Corps fine jewelry made in the USA by Marine Corps Veterans for Marine Moms.

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