“I find it hard to believe they lost your luggage.” #LeatherneckLaffs [ Bit.ly Link ]
In the air, and on land and sea, Marines defend our freedom. Oorah!
On March 25, 1863, the first Medal of Honor was presented. It is the highest military honor for personal acts of valor above and beyond the call of duty. The first Marine to be awarded the Medal of Honor was Cpl John Mackie. #MedalOfHonorDay

We recognize and honor all Medal of Honor recipients and thank them for their sacrifice and service. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Today in #corpshistory: 1805 - The Secretary of the Navy approved the first formal uniform of the Marine Corps. [ Bit.ly Link ]
MCA&F recognized outstanding Marine logisticians last night at our annual Ground Logistics Awards Dinner. Thank you to sponsors, attendees, our guest speaker, John Rogers and LtGen Dana for making this professional event a success. Congratulations to all award recipients, Marines! [ Bit.ly Link ]
It's the Final Four in MOS Madness! Vote for your favorite MOS by commenting on the image. Oorah!
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The final four of MOS Madness is here. Vote tomorrow night for which two MOS' will go head to head for the last round.
Today in #corpshistory: 2003 - The deadliest battle of the Iraqi war was joined at An Nasiriyah. Eighteen Marine KIA’s in one company. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Every Marine A Rifleman. #TBT
"Imagine you are 1st Squad Leader, 2d Platoon, Co G, 2d Battalion, 6th Marines (2d Bn, 6th Mar). This morning, you decide to fill white-space training with a tactical decision (TDG) game in the barracks lounge over a whiteboard. After briefing the order, the attention of your Marines fades quickly as only the most outspoken fire team leaders brief their plans. At the conclusion of the TDG,...
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MOS Madness Round 4 continued. Vote by commenting or sharing the image of your favorite MOS to move on to the top four.
While the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) hosted Amphibious Squadron 8 (PHIBRON) and @24thMEU for integrated training, the MEU didn’t only bring their combat gear with them, they brought four extremely talented artists with them. [ Bit.ly Link ]

Read our Leatherneck article about the National Museum of Marine Corps looking for artists to expand their art collection: [ Bit.ly Link ].
MCA&F has race bibs for the 2017 Marine Corps Marathon! Run with us on 22 October to support today's Marines. Why just run with the Marines, when you can run for them? [ Bit.ly Link ]
Vote for your favorite MOS to move on the top four! First of MOS Madness Round 4 is here. Vote by commenting or sharing the image of your favorite MOS.
It's Marine Monday! Marines protect and train hard in every clime and place. Show us pictures of where the Corps has taken you in the comments below.

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Round 4 of MOS Madness on deck. Oorah, Marines. Voting will continue tonight.
“I’m going to be able to do a ‘mic drop’ since my dad’s a Marine.” #LeatherneckLaffs [ Bit.ly Link ]
Round 3 of MOS Madness continued...Vote by commenting or sharing the image of your favorite MOS to move on to the next round!