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A Marine commander stated " We don't want to turn Fallujah into Dresden ".
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Major General William Rupertus, USMC — commander of 1st Marine Division — predicted the island would be secured within four days.
Marine Corps C-130 demonstration pilots are required to have 1, 200 flight hours and be an aircraft commander.
He was advanced to that grade on June 5, 1989, and assigned duties as the commanding general, 10th < nowiki > MEB / Assistant </ nowiki > division commander, 2nd Marine Division, Fleet Marine Force Atlantic, at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina on July 10, 1989.
On July 22, 1994, he was assigned as commander of Marine Forces < nowiki > Pacific / commanding </ nowiki > general, Fleet Marine Force Pacific, and in March 1995 he was nominated to serve as the commandant of the Marine Corps.
Upon completion of The Basic School at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Virginia, in October 1967, he was ordered to the Republic of Vietnam, where he served as a platoon and company commander with Golf Company, 2nd Battalion, 3rd Marines.
Returning to the United States in December 1968, Jones was assigned to Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California, where he served as a company commander until May 1970.
He then received orders to Marine Barracks, Washington, D. C., for duties as a company commander, serving in this assignment until July 1973.
In November 1974, he received orders to report to the 3rd Marine Division at MCB Camp Butler, Okinawa, Japan, where he served as the commander of Company H, 2nd Battalion, 9th Marines, until December 1975.
As of December 2006, Jones was one of five serving Marine Corps four-star general officers who outranked the current commandant of the Marine Corps ( General James T. Conway ) in terms of seniority and time in grade — the others being Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Peter Pace ; former commandant Michael Hagee, commander of U. S. Strategic Command James E. Cartwright, and Assistant Commandant Robert Magnus.
In September 1941, Raeder and the U-boat commander Karl Dönitz presented Hitler with plans for all-out U-boat offensive intended to destroy both the United States Navy and Merchant Marine.
It also shows the garrison's naval commander dying of wounds and the defense of the island being directed by Marine officers ; in fact, Commander Winfield S. Cunningham survived the war.
He served as a platoon leader and company commander in the Marine 2nd Infantry Division, and after satisfying his two year Reserve Officer commitment was discharged from the Corps as a first lieutenant in 1957.
Also appearing as themselves are 1st Lt. Harold Schrier, who led the flag-raising patrol on Iwo Jima, Col. David M. Shoup, later Commandant of the Marine Corps and recipient of the Medal of Honor at Tarawa, and Lt. Col. Henry P. " Jim " Crowe, commander of the 2nd Battalion 8th Marines at Tarawa, where he earned the U. S. Navy Cross.
The billet, as opposed to rank, of Regimental Sergeant Major exists in the United States Marine Corps, as the senior enlisted adviser to the regimental commander.
In May 1939, he returned to the Augusta as commander of the onboard Marine detachment, and then back to China, disembarking in Shanghai in May 1940 to serve as the executive officer of 2nd Battalion, 4th Marines.
He was promoted to colonel effective February 1, 1944, and by the end of the month had been named commander of the 1st Marine Regiment.
In the United States Marine Corps, rifle platoons are led by a platoon commander, usually a Second Lieutenant ( O-1 ).
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The Navy stated that one of the individuals was a man and the other a woman, one a Marine and the other from the Navy, and that Rear Admiral Mark Guadagnini, chief of Naval air training, was reviewing the situation.
As stated in the U. S. Code, the Commandant shall preside over the Headquarters, Marine Corps, transmit the plans and recommendations of the Headquarters, Marine Corps, to the Secretary and advise the Secretary with regard to such plans and recommendations, after approval of the plans or recommendations of the Headquarters, Marine Corps, by the Secretary, act as the agent of the Secretary in carrying them into effect, exercise supervision, consistent with the authority assigned to commanders of unified or specified combatant commands under chapter 6 of this title, over such of the members and organizations of the Marine Corps and the Navy as the Secretary determines, perform the duties prescribed for him by section 171 of this title and other provisions of law and perform such other military duties, not otherwise assigned by law, as are assigned to him by the President, the Secretary of Defense, or the Secretary of the Navy.
His first marriage, to Carol Cummings, the daughter of a Marine Corps Brigadier General, lasted 13 years before ending in divorce ( at her request, as he has stated in his memoirs titled " Secrets ").
" In a supporting recommendation, the office of the Marine Corps Deputy Commandant for Manpower and Reserve Affairs stated that COL Higgins was " kidnapped in 1988 by Islamic terrorists ," and therefore met the criteria of captivity " by foreign armed forces that are hostile to the United States.
A group called Islamic Jihad Organization, which has been linked to Iran and possibly Hezbollah, claimed responsibility ; their stated motive for the attack was Israel's assassination of Hezbollah Secretary General Sayed Abbas al-Musawi in February 1992, which in turn was in retaliation for the kidnapping and death of missing Israeli servicemen in 1986 and abduction of US Marine and UN peace-keeping officer William R. Higgins in 1988.
In 2007, the Marine Board-ESF issued a position paper on climate change in which they stated, " There is now convincing evidence that since the industrial revolution, human activities, resulting in increasing concentrations of greenhouse gases have become a major agent of climate change.
However statute states that a Marine officer can be appointed to either position as long as he meets the requirements stated in the section.
In the days leading up to his selection for vice president, McCain jokingly stated that he would pick Brimley: " He's a former Marine and great guy and he's older than I am, so that might work.
One former Marine who served with Strank stated, " He was the kind of Marine you read about, the kind they make movies about ".
Holly, who served in his squad and who was with him when he died, stated of Strank, " He was the best Marine I ever knew ".
The warfighting lab is part of the Marine Corps Combat Development Command ( MCCDC ) and its stated purpose is to improve current and future naval expeditionary warfare capabilities across the spectrum of conflict for current and future operating forces.
Pointing out his experience and combat record, he stated that he felt he would be of more benefit to the Marine Corps performing line duties than those of field music.
Memorial to members of the Royal Norwegian Navy, Army and Merchant Marine in Halifax Regional Municipality | Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, on the flag plaza outside the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic. The Norwegian government now came forward with a cable that stated that the merchant fleet was to be administered jointly from London and New York.
On September 24, 2007, Reef Check ( the world ’ s largest reef conservation organization ) stated that only 5 % of Philippines ' 27, 000 square-kilometers of coral reef are in “ excellent condition ”: Tubbataha Reef, Marine Park in Palawan, Apo Island in Negros Oriental, Apo Reef in Puerto Galera, Mindoro, and Verde Island Passage off Batangas.
The report of: Thetis SpA, The Interuniversity Institute For Marine Sciences In Eilat, Marine Science Station University of Jordan and Yarmouk University, Aqaba and Israel Oceanographic and limnological Research institute, stated:
A U. S. Coast Guard Marine Board of Investigation in 1952 stated the ships were prone to splitting in two in cold weather and they were then " belted " with steel straps.
The University of the Philippines Marine Science Institute ( UPMSI ) stated that the environmental damage was P 54. 9 million ($ 1 =- P 40 ).
The University of the Philippines Marine Science Institute ( UPMSI ) stated that the environmental damage was PHP54. 9 million.
After the fight Corrales stated that he dedicated the fight to a late friend killed just 3 months earlier in Iraq, United States Marine LCpl Richard Perez Jr. whom Corrales had done some radio with his father Rich Perez in Las Vegas at the time.
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We intend to show that the policies of Americal Division which inevitably resulted in My Lai were the policies of other Army and Marine Divisions as well.
This was demonstrated by a Marine Spokesman who, when MARPAT was launched, said, " We want to be instantly recognized as a force to be reckoned with.
" We napalmed both those approaches ," said Colonel James Alles, commander of Marine Aircraft Group 11.
* When the player chooses to use the Chaos Space Marines in Warhammer 40, 000: Dawn of War, selecting a Chaos Marine squad may result in the response " We are legion " as the squad's acknowledgment of the player's selection.
He wrote The Relation of the Government to the Telegraph ( 1873 ); The Cremation Theory of Specie Resumption ( 1875 ); The Silver Question ( 1877 ); Why We Trade and How We Trade ( 1878 ); Our Merchant Marine ( 1882 ); A Primer of Tariff Reform ( 1884 ); Practical Economics ( 1885 ); Recent Economic Changes ( 1889 ), a major description and analysis of the national economy ; Breakers Ahead: Cause of the Present Crisis ( 1896 ); and The Theory and Practice of Taxation ( 1900 ).