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Marines and sailors with Maritime Raid Force, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit rehearse close quarters tactics, helicopter assault force tactics and casualty evacuation training on board the USS Somerset, Feb. 10- 11, 2017.
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02/20/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Obstacle courses, conditioning hikes and firing exercises?

Looks like just another day at the office at School Of Infantry East.
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02/20/2017 at 01:41. Facebook
“Uncommon valor was a common virtue.” – Admiral Chester Nimitz, March 16, 1945.
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02/19/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
The Battle of Iwo Jima started 72 years ago today.

Remember Iwo Jima, one of the bloodiest battles in U.S. history, with this rare footage.
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02/19/2017 at 01:00. Facebook
Eyeballs Click

Sgt. Johnathan Stamets, a radio operator with 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit, looks through his M8541A optic attached to the M-110 Semi-Automatic Sniper System rifle aboard the USS Somerset (LPD 25) Ombudsman.

(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Gunnery Sgt. Robert B. Brown Jr.)
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02/18/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Exercise Cobra Gold kicks off and a pilot with the Japan Ground Self-Defense force trains on the MV-22B Osprey with Marines from 2nd Marine Air Wing.
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02/18/2017 at 01:00. Facebook
Warning: Viewer Discretion is Advised

(All Hands Magazine video by Austin Rooney)
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02/17/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
You voted and this week's Top Shot comes from Sgt. James R. Skelton with II Marine Expeditionary Force.

He captured a Marine with the School of Infantry setting up an 81mm mortar during a live-fire exercise on Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.
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02/17/2017 at 01:00. Facebook
This week, Marines with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 462 finished supporting cold weather training in Mountain Exercise, with Marines from 2nd Marine Division at the Marine Corps Mountain Warfare Training Center Bridgeport, California.

(U.S. Marine Corps video by Lance Cpl. Jake McClung)
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02/16/2017 at 13:01. Facebook
Help select the "Corps Top Shot" by liking, commenting on or sharing your favorite image. The image with the most combined hits by the end of the day will be crowned as our photo of the week.
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02/16/2017 at 01:00. Facebook
Marines work alongside Malaysia's and Thailand's armed forces to provide humanitarian aid to Khon Kaen Province, Thailand.

Follow Exercise Cobra Gold for more from Thailand.
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02/15/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
This week in the Corps, Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point Marines from Marine Corps Air Station New River train with Japan Ground Self-Defense Force pilots to fly the MV-22B Osprey.
Need a last minute Valentine's card? We've got you covered.

Happy Valentine's Day, Marines!
"Proving to people that I can do whatever I put my mind to is one of the reasons I joined."

Sgt. Cody Lehman, an anti-tank missileman with 1st Marine Division, talks about his experience in the Corps and why he decided to reenlist.

(U.S. Marine Corps video by Lance Cpl. Carlos Lopez)
There is nothing more motivating than some badass training at MAGTF Training Command/Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center in 29 Palms.
Maximum Effort

A CH-53E Super Stallion with HMH 464 Condors participates in a “Max Launch”, Marine Corps Air Station New River, Feb. 3, 2017. The purpose for this flight is to celebrate a rarely achieved maintenance goal of having all aircraft operational at one time.

(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Ashley D. Gomez)
Marine, entrepreneur, and Detroit sports legend, Mike Ilitch passed away at the age of 87.

Semper Fi.

Detroit pizza, sports baron Mike Ilitch dies at age 87

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This week in the Corps, the Commandant releases his planning guidance. Every Marine from private to general needs to read this message.

Read the full message: [ Medium.com Link ]
Ship to Shore

Marines with 1st Marine Logistics Group - 1st MLG conduct a ship to shore operation to create an ammo supply point at Gold Beach, California, Jan. 25, 2016.

(U.S. Marine Corps video by Sgt. Connor Robbins)