• Gen. Charles C. Krulak’s remarks at the Commandant’s Marine Corps Birthday Ball
    Retired Gen. Charles C. Krulak addressed personnel assigned to Headquarters Marine Corps and their... Read more »
  • Marine Corps Birthday Message from the Secretary of the Navy
    To our Marines, civilians, families, and friends:For 243 years, United States Marines have set the... Read more »
  • 31st MEU Takes the Lead of Joint-service Task Force in Response to Typhoon Yutu in Tinian
    More than 150 U.S. service members arrived on the typhoon ravaged island of Tinian Oct. 29-31 in the... Read more »
  • Navy to Christen Guided-Missile Destroyer Frank E. Petersen Jr.
    The Navy will christen the newest guided-missile destroyer, the future USS Frank E. Petersen Jr. (DDG 121) Saturday, Oct. 6, during a 10:00 a.m. CDT ceremony at Huntington Ingalls Industries shipyard in Pascagoula, Mississippi.... Read more »
  • Hack the Marine Corps Bug Bounty Challenge Results Released Hackers Work Alongside Marines to Discover and Disclose Over 150 Vulnerabilities
    The U.S. Department of Defense announced the results of the Department’s sixth public bug bounty program, Hack the Marine Corps, which ran August 12th through August 31st.... Read more »
  • F-35B Crash
    A 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing F-35B belonging to Marine Fighter Attack Training Squadron 501 (VMFAT-501) stationed at Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort crashed in the vicinity of Beaufort, South Carolina at approximately 11:45 a.m. (EST), today.... Read more »
  • USMC F-35B conducts first combat strikes in CENTCOM AOR
    The Marine Corps F-35B, Lightning II, conducted its first combat strikes in the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility in support of Operation Freedom's Sentinel in Afghanistan, Sept. 27. ... Read more »
  • Medal of Honor: Sgt. Maj. John Canley
    On Wednesday, October 17, 2018, President Donald J. Trump will award the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Major John L. Canley, United States Marine Corps (Retired), for conspicuous gallantry. ... Read more »
  • High water rescue
    This morning at 5 A.M. II Marine Expeditionary Force Marines with two hardback Humvees and two assault amphibian vehicles (AAVs) were deployed about three miles away from Camp Lejeune down Piney Green road to assist in an emergency extraction of about 20 civilians whose residences were threatened by rising flood... Read more »
  • Kearsarge, Arlington, 22nd MEU ready to support Florence relief effort
    The Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) and the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Arlington (LPD 24), embarked with the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), are ready to support Hurricane Florence relief efforts off the, mid-Atlantic coast.... Read more »