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May 24

Iconic Marine Memorial Photo Captured: What Life’s Like Today

On March 27, 2007, just a few weeks before Marc Golczynski was to return home from his second tour in Iraq — one he volunteered for — he was shot on patrol and killed by enemy fire in al-Aanbar province. During a moment at the burial, his 8 year old son, Christian, stepped forward to …

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May 24

Iraq’s “will to fight” an issue especially after Marine’s sacrifices in the city

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Islamic State group’s takeover of the provincial capital Ramadi is stark evidence that Iraqi forces lack the “will to fight,” Defense Secretary Ash Carter acknowledged, a harsh assessment that raised new questions about the Obama administration’s strategy to defeat the extremist group that has seized a strategically important swath of the …

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May 22

“Marine” veteran arrested for quadruple murder and arson

It’s been said Daron Dylon Wint (pictured above) a Marine veteran, but that’s not the case. He never earned the title Marine, simply attending and failing boot camp doesn’t count in our world. *** WASHINGTON (AP) — Authorities have arrested an ex-convict who was accused in the killings of a wealthy Washington family and their …

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May 22

IS captures Iraqi towns of Husseiba and Syria’s Palmyra

BAGHDAD (AP) — Islamic State group militants searched through the Syrian town of Palmyra for government troops and fighters, using lists of names and informers to track them down and shooting some in the head on the spot, activists said Friday, estimating at least 150 have been killed in the past two days. The purge …

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May 21

Memorial Weekend: Free Entrance to Knott’s Berry Farm Parks

Knott’s Berry Farm is proud to honor the brave members of our Military by providing all Active, Veteran and Retired US Military personnel with complimentary admission during Memorial Day Weekend, May 23 through May 25. Up to six tickets may be purchased for family and friends at this discounted rate: Knott’s Berry Farm: $41.00 Regular …

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May 21

2nd Marine killed in Osprey crash named

HONOLULU (AP) – The military on Wednesday said a second Marine has died of injuries he received after an Osprey aircraft crashed during a training exercise last weekend in Hawaii. Lance Cpl. Matthew Determan of Maricopa, Arizona, was among several people who were injured when the MV-22 Osprey went down at Bellows Air Force Station …

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May 21

Marine Veteran convicted of assaults, rape stationed at Pendleton

SAN DIEGO — A former Camp Pendleton Marine has been convicted of attacking or raping six women in San Diego while on active duty. Prosecutors say former staff sergeant Ted Amparan wore his military fatigues when he attacked the victims — many of whom were sex workers — between 2007 and 2012. Some were as …

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May 20

Reconnaissance Marines compete for their fallen brothers

MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. — Waves from an eight-foot swell slam the strip of rocks lining the beach. The darkness of the early morning Pacific Ocean is abruptly broken by the glimmer of scattered green glow sticks as reconnaissance Marines equipped with rifles, 45-pound packs and wet-suits begin to vigorously fight the surf …

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May 20

2nd Marine dies from Osprey’s hard crash landing

HONOLULU (AP) — A second Marine has died of injuries he suffered when a hybrid military aircraft crashed last weekend during a training exercise in Hawaii, the Marine Corps said Wednesday. Capt. Brian Block said in a statement that the Marine’s next-of-kin have been notified, and his identity will be released later. The crash also …

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May 19

Video: Man picks a fight with a Marine and spits in his face

The Marine whose name we have chosen to keep anonymous, posted about the video stating: “This was this past weekend at Rock on the Range. This guy walked up and spit in my face and another Marines face. He was hanging around saying some messed up things about the military to all the Marines there. …

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