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U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Edward Knudsen, a mortarman with Headquarters Platoon, Weapons Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, studies a mathematics textbook in his sleeping area after a long day of work as an armory custodian on Combat Outpost Torbert in Helmand province, Afghanistan. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Reece Lodder

Marines Corps-wide continue to revel in their history as they tackle the books on the Commandant’s Professional Reading List.
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Official Seal of the United States Navy

The Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center recently announced the unveiling of its upgraded publicly-facing website.
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Photo: Marines and sailors hike to Mount Suribachi on Iwo To Dec. 19 during a professional military education tour. “I overheard Marines talking about how much they appreciate the opportunity to be here and reflect on the history,” said Col. Walter T. Anderson. “For the majority of the Marines, it was their first time coming out here, and we wanted to focus not only on the battle itself, but the logistics of the battle.” The Marines and sailors are with 3rd Marine Logistics Group, III Marine Expeditionary Force. The Japanese government reverted the name of the island on which the battle was fought to its pre-World War II name of Iwo To in 2007. Anderson is the assistant chief of staff, G-3, operations and training, 3rd MLG, III MEF. Photo by Pfc. Kasey Peacock

The Iwo Jima battle grounds where Japanese and American heroes fought valiantly were visited by 68 Marines and sailors for a professional military education tour.
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When it comes to battle, Marines have the tactical knowledge to come out on top. But when challenged by the children of Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Japan, they gave more fun than fight.
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Marines recently took part in coaching, community service and mentoring for the 2nd annual Semper Fi Bowl.
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