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Minnie Spotted Wolf was the first Native American woman to join the Marine Corps. Growing up on a Montana ranch prepared her for the challenges the Marines would offer her, and is often quoted describing boot camp as, “hard, but …
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Soldiers from Eighth Army’s 65th Medical Brigade clean debris from chairs at the Sanamchai School in Lopburi, Thailand. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Matheus J. Hernandez, III Marine Expeditionary Force Public Affairs (Army.mil)

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By the 7th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment Female Engagement Teams (FETs) go where infantry men can’t. Teams of female Soldiers attach to infantry missions and provide much needed support in search and clearance operations. In many parts of Afghanistan, where …
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Story by Lance Cpl. John Suleski From Marine Corps Air Station New River MARINE CORPS AIR STATION NEW RIVER, N.C. – The holiday season is an opportunity for spending time with family, festivities and oftentimes, shopping. This shopping for gifts, decorations and …
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Capt. Brian E. Luther, commanding officer of the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77), serves a Thanksgiving meal. George H.W. Bush is underway in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of responsibility and is celebrating its first Thanksgiving deployed. …
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