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Photo Friday: “The Graduate”

Pfc. Christina Fuentes Montenegro and other Marines from Delta Company, Infantry Training Battalion , School of Infantry-East, receive final instructions prior to assaulting an objective during the Infantry Integrated Field Training Exercise aboard Camp Geiger, N.C., Nov 15, 2013. Montenegro … Continue reading

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Montford Point Marines recognized at last

story by: Todd Spangler – Detroit Free Press photo courtesy of: Pablo Martinez Monsivais / The Associated Press The nation’s first black Marines, who trained in a segregated camp at Montford Point, N.C., were presented with the Congressional Gold Medal … Continue reading

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Green Beret dies trying to save kids from fire

story by: Emery P. Dalesio and Michael Biesecker, AP photo courtesy of: Marcus Castro A decorated Green Beret who returned from his fifth deployment to Afghanistan last summer died Tuesday trying to rescue his two young daughters from their burning … Continue reading

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