OFFICIAL DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE PHOTOGRAPH

The Marine Corps – Here to Stay

By Lieutenant Colonel Robert D. Heinl, Jr., U.S. Marine Corps
October 1950
Marching to the sound of Korea’s gunfire, as Marines have marched in every American war from 1775 to 1950, the United States Marine Corps, military anomaly par excellence , has ...
OFFICIAL U.S. COAST GUARD PHOTOGRAPH

They Were All Giants at Peleliu

By Lieutenant Commander C. M. Blackford U. S. Coast Guard Reserve (Inactive)
October 1950
Of the many tough little actions that have been overshadowed by greater events, one was Peleliu. The invasion of the Philippines, of which it was a preliminary, Iwo Jima, and ...

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