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# us-marines - This year 2022

Japan-US marine combat drills held amid fears over Chinese and Russian activity
# Mount Fuji
# Mount Fuji

Japan-US marine combat drills held amid fears over Chinese and Russian activity

Mar 15th 2022, 1:28 PM 24,063 Views 5 Comments

Training was held near Mount Fuji as the allies strengthen military cooperation.

# us-marines - All time

Five missing after two US military planes crash off coast of Japan
# US Marines
# US Marines

Five missing after two US military planes crash off coast of Japan

Dec 6th 2018, 9:24 AM 15,222 Views 10 Comments

One crew member has already been rescued and is thought to be in a stable condition.

A woman has passed US Marine infantry training for the first time
# Ooo-rah
# Ooo-rah

A woman has passed US Marine infantry training for the first time

Sep 25th 2017, 9:55 PM 42,418 Views 85 Comments

Three dozen female Marine Corps officers had previously signed up for the infantry training program but failed to finish.

US military investigating claims naked photos of female Marines were shared by male colleagues
# Secret Facebook Page
# Secret Facebook Page

US military investigating claims naked photos of female Marines were shared by male colleagues

Mar 6th 2017, 7:46 AM 19,387 Views 25 Comments

Photos of veterans and other women were also allegedly shared, some of which were taken without their knowledge.

'Mayo Boy, Vietnam Hero': The fascinating story of Patrick Gallagher
# US Marines
# US Marines

'Mayo Boy, Vietnam Hero': The fascinating story of Patrick Gallagher

Dec 10th 2016, 11:30 AM 24,485 Views 93 Comments

The Ballyhaunis man kept his service with the US Marines a secret until he won a top honour.

Bodies of 36 US Marines found 70 years after they died
# World War II
# World War II

Bodies of 36 US Marines found 70 years after they died

Jul 8th 2015, 1:51 PM 20,688 Views 21 Comments

The remains of the men were discovered after a four-month excavation on Betio Island in Kiribati.

Welcome to the Suck: Here's what life at US Marine Boot Camp is like
# A Day In The Life
# A Day In The Life

Welcome to the Suck: Here's what life at US Marine Boot Camp is like

Jan 19th 2014, 4:00 PM 25,603 Views 78 Comments

Gruelling.

Seven marines die in training exercise after mortar explodes without warning
# Marine Corps
# Marine Corps

Seven marines die in training exercise after mortar explodes without warning

Mar 20th 2013, 4:10 PM 8,762 Views 35 Comments

The incident took place in Nevada in the US. A number of other marines are reported to have been “very seriously” injured.

Facebook posts leave US marine facing dismissal
# Facebook
# Facebook

Facebook posts leave US marine facing dismissal

Apr 6th 2012, 3:37 PM 7,589 Views 25 Comments

Gary Stein criticised Barack Obama and pasted the president’s face onto unflattering posters.

'Urinating on dead' video: US soldiers identified as fallout continues
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

'Urinating on dead' video: US soldiers identified as fallout continues

Jan 13th 2012, 9:32 AM 4,002 Views 52 Comments

Two of the four soldiers depicted apparently urinating on dead Taliban fighters face disciplinary action after being tracked down by authorities.

Hollywood's Mila Kunis takes up US marine's YouTube invitation
# Belle Of The Ball
From The Daily Edge
# Belle Of The Ball

Hollywood's Mila Kunis takes up US marine's YouTube invitation

Nov 20th 2011, 6:04 PM 1,239 Views 0 Comments

Marine Sgt Scott Moore recorded his invitation while serving in Afghanistan and posted the video online in the hope of drawing Kunis’ attention.

Military court: Marine can wear part of uniform in porn film
# Men In Uniform
From The Daily Edge
# Men In Uniform

Military court: Marine can wear part of uniform in porn film

Oct 3rd 2011, 11:24 AM 2,718 Views 2 Comments

Sgt Matthew Simmons is told he cannot wear his full uniform in an all-male movie – but that wearing parts of it is not an offence.

Banning the ban: US must let gay people serve in military, says court
# DADT
# DADT

Banning the ban: US must let gay people serve in military, says court

Jul 7th 2011, 3:01 PM 366 Views 10 Comments

A panel of judges has ruled the military’s ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ ban on open homosexuality must end immediately.

Wikileaks reveals US and Afghan scorn for British military
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Wikileaks reveals US and Afghan scorn for British military

Dec 3rd 2010, 2:04 PM 1,317 Views 0 Comments

Leaked diplomatic cables show how both US and Afghan authorities had little faith in the British military’s capabilities.