Faisal Sipra

Faisal "Fez" Sipra served as an 0351 infantryman with 1st Bn 8th Marines during the Gulf War and with 2nd Bn 8th Marines as part of the Special Purpose MAGTF- Guantanamo/Haiti. He has also served with Joint Task Force 6 along the Arizona-Mexico border with 2nd Bn 25th Marines. Now a member of the private sector, he continues to devote time to recognizing Marine Corps history and advocating for fellow veterans .

The Commandant’s Gamble


If the hysteria over finding toilet paper was not enough, March 23 saw Marines taking to social media platforms and … continue reading

An Interview with the former Marine Raider Regiment CO

American Grit had the opportunity to speak with Retired USMC Col. Andrew Milburn. The former head of the Marine Corps’ … continue reading

The Long Overdue Response to Iran

Our recent actions involving Iran are not only correct but long overdue. The mainstream media and unfortunately, many in our … continue reading

Should the Marine Corps adopt the Air Assault Badge?

I can already hear the sighs of many salty Gunnery Sergeants- “The Eagle, Globe, and Anchor is the only emblem … continue reading

Marine History 101: Beirut and Grenada

October 1983 is a significant month in the history of the United States Marine Corps. It tells a story of … continue reading

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