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Hey kids, want to see what the definition of Bad ass" is? Read below. Time for a C-Gar A Wounded Warrior who lost his leg in Afghanistan has become the first combat-wounded U.S. veteran to climb to the top of... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at One Marine's View
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So, with the Marine Corps to date the strictest to holding the bar and standard for females in the infantry and combat billets, there is this. This sends very mixed signals to the Marines currently serving. The CMC (Commandant of... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at One Marine's View
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Women may not have to register for the draft after all, if House Republicans get their way. Republican members of the House Rules Committee during a late Monday meeting stripped provisions from the annual defense authorization bill that would have... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at One Marine's View
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Ive mentioned it before here on OMV how the Marine Corps is "bare bones" and many missions are thinned out. Now, here is an article about how thin the US Army is. Time for a C-Gar The number of U.S.... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2016 at One Marine's View
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For selfless mothers everywhere. Time for a C-Gar Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2016 at One Marine's View
In a world record, 30 OH-58D Kiowa warriors from the 1st Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division took off in their last flight over Fort Bragg under U.S. Army command. The Kiowa Warriors will be... Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2016 at One Marine's View
Didn't get enough Motto on Monday? Check out the below!! Time for a C-Gar Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2016 at One Marine's View
Watch a short experiment where a Vet makes the difference. Watch to the end. Time for a C-Gar Continue reading
Posted May 2, 2016 at One Marine's View
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You read it here and here about Sgt 1st Class Charles Martland. Now in a stunning reversal, the US Army has decided to retain the warrior. Time for a C-Gar In a stunning reversal, the U.S. Army decided late Thursday... Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2016 at One Marine's View
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A Marine wrongfully accused of killing civilians says that President Obama’s new Afghanistan war commander is unqualified to lead coalition forces. In January President Obama tapped Army Lt. Gen. John Nicholson to lead the war in Afghanistan, as the administration... Continue reading
Posted Apr 26, 2016 at One Marine's View
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Just when you thought the war in Iraq was "over", your Marines are headed back! Its called "Operation Conquest" (16.2) where the Iraqi War was 16.1. Nothing has changed, we just took a few years off to let them rebuild.....Time... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2016 at One Marine's View
Ever wonder what it is like to write a deployed service member while they are away from their family fighting a war? Well, I can tell you there is a very unique feeling that all of the sucky things you... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2016 at One Marine's View
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Let’s watch how the Marine Corps and other branches deal with women in combat roles. Apparently, many people have spent allot of good tax payer money to have it determined if women would function in combat roles or not efficiently.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2016 at One Marine's View
The United States will send more troops to Iraq and will put them closer to the front lines of battle there to advise Iraqi forces in the war against Islamic State militants. U.S. defense officials said on Monday that Washington... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2016 at One Marine's View
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You may have read here about the Wounded Warrior Program. I can tell you the positive stories are much fewer than the negative stories. Thus, I recommend if you would like a good charity to support that actually helps deployed... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2016 at One Marine's View
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Educators get a good idea of what recruits go through when meeting their drill instructor. You can never fathom the intensity or shit storm that follows this speech....unless you survive it. This is the very first encounter you have with... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2016 at One Marine's View