Marine Corps may charge drill instructor for the death of a recruit last year

Dalton Beals, 18, of Pennsville, New Jersey died during the final phase of US Marine Corps boot camp. (GoFundME) A US Marine Corps Drill Instructor is facing potential charges for a recruit death that took place in 2021, sources report. The unnamed senior DI is currently named and known...

Marine veteran who attempted to bomb mosque now an advocate for Islam

A US Marine veteran who set out to blow up a mosque has reportedly found peace in the religion he sought to strike out against.

No Corps For Old Marines: General makes coast-to-coast tour of boot camps due to “crude” drill instructor language

Staff Sgt. Logan Bowman drill instructor at boot camp

Staff Sgt. Logan Bowman, drill instructor, Platoon 1004, Company C., 1st Battalion, Recruit Training Regiment, instructs recruits while conducting the Bayonet Assault Course at Leatherneck Square, Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., on Dec. 2, 2016. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Richard Currier/ Released) Reportedly “crude” remarks by US Marine Drill...

Marine Corps to ditch the tape test to measure body fat and use X-ray scanners

Marines with I Marine Expeditionary Force use body fat analyzers during a body fat composition testing hosted by Marine Corps Community Services at the 21 Area Fitness Center, at Camp Pendleton, Calif., in 2012. (USMC photo) The US Marine Corps is looking for other ways to measure body fat- and the tape...

White House official reveals ‘conscious decision’ was made to use Marines as ‘symbolism’

Military scholars are criticizing the “conscious decision” of featuring US Marines in what has been deemed by many as one of the most divisive presidential speeches in recent memory.

Marines defend decision to keep flying Ospreys after USAF spec. ops grounds theirs, says their pilots are more trained

The US Marine Corps will not be following the US Air Force’s lead on grounding the V-22 Osprey series of tiltrotor, claiming they don’t have the same issues. The grounding is over a clutch issue, something that has been known about for around 12 years. While the...

Marine Corps says fatal MV-22 Osprey crash was due to pilot error

An MV-22B Osprey tiltrotor aircraft lands on a landing zone during free-fall parachute training at Ie Shima Training Facility, Okinawa, Japan, Aug. 29, 2018. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Alexis B. Betances/Released) The fatal MV-22 Osprey crash that occurred in Norway earlier this year was a case of pilot error, according...

Older brother of Marine killed during Afghan attack takes his own life during one-year anniversary memorial service

The brother of a fallen US Marine took his own life during the one-year anniversary memorial service, one year after his sibling was killed during the withdrawal from Afghanistan.

Marine Corps wants to train all Marines to be “skilled in the use of social media” to discern “fact from fiction”

The US Marine Corps is devoting time and resources to combat “disinformation” with a so-called “media literacy” campaign.

Marine Corps suspends waterborne operations after an accident in California

The Marine Corps has suspended all waterborne operations involving their new Amphibious Combat Vehicle, following a rollover in California.