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Sgt. Dakota Meyer was serving with a special Marine Corps unit known as an Embedded Training Team when he performed the heroic actions that would eventually lead to him receiving the Medal of Honor. This video depicts the mission the …
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By Staff Sgt. Ryan Smith From www.marines.mil Thoughts of those left home during a deployment can weigh on a young man’s mind when he enters a combat zone for the first time. Fortunately he is not alone. His fellow Marines step …
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The U.S Second Fleet has been ordered to leave Naval Station Norfolk in Virginia to avoid Hurricane Irene. This order affects 64 ships, and others are reportedly already out to sea.  Hurricane Irene is currently a category 3 hurricane with …
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In the “This Week in the DoD” podcast for August 26: Hurricane Irene picked up speed, heading towards the eastern seaboard as a category three storm, and immediately the Defense Department sprung into action. Defense Secretary Panetta released a statement …
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To all Department of Defense personnel, As Hurricane Irene churns in the waters of the Atlantic, I wanted to take this opportunity to encourage all of you who could be impacted by this storm to take all necessary precautions. One of the …
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