Tag Archives: Marines

USMC Officer

Upon completion of Officer Candidates School (OCS), Marines are commissioned as Marine Corps Officers—sworn protectors of the United States and her constitution.
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Graphic: Defense Department graphic illustration by Jessica L. Tozer

Riding a motorcycle is serious business, but do you really know the dos and don’t of getting on a bike? Jessica L. Tozer offers tips for staying safe on two wheels.
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Service chiefs gather for a wreath laying ceremony on the hallowed grounds of Arlington National Cemetery at the Tomb of the Unknowns in honor of Armed Forces Day.
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Photo: Sailors and marines prepare to commit the body of a former service member to the sea during a burial at sea aboard the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23). Anchorage is underway after being commissioned in its namesake city of Anchorage, Alaska. U.S. Navy photo Petty Officer 1st Class Aramis X. Ramirez.

U.S. sailors and Marines prepare to commit the body of a former service member to the sea during a burial-at-sea ceremony aboard the USS Anchorage (LPD 23), May 13, 2013.
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Graphic: 2013 Warrior Games logo

The 2013 Warrior Games competition came to a close on May 16, delivering excitement and great sportsmanship throughout the week.
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