Remembrance

Purple Heart Day


August 6, 2019

War creates wounds of many types. For some they are unseen. For some, their wounds are an ever-present physical reminder … continue reading

Remembering a Giant of the Corps


June 28, 2019

Battalion Commanders are never the same after learning of the loss of any of their Marines, a feeling that literally … continue reading

Battle of Carentan – A Reminder


June 11, 2019

Today marks the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Carentan, fought as part of the larger Battle of Normandy. This … continue reading

Battle of the Bulge


December 18, 2018

It was Hitler’s last gamble, his desperate grasp at salvaging power as the war took its toll on Germany. Beset … continue reading

One Million Men and One Hundred Years


November 20, 2018

The famous quote by Japanese Admiral Keiji Shibasaki in regards to Tarawa was proven an error. The hubris of the Japanese … continue reading