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  1. Obituary: Edward J. O'Connell, Marine Corps Veteran, Born in Jamaica PlainRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    Edward J., O'Connell, 82, was a 46-year resident of Norwood. He passed on Friday, February 27, 2015.

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  2. L/Cpl Leakey is only the 15th serviceman to receive the VC since the Second World WarRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    ... being the most junior member of the group he took control of the situation, giving first aid to a wounded US Marine Corps captain and beginning casualty evacuation. He then went back up the hill and took control of one of the machine guns, with ...

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  3. NC Marines train for amphibious emergencyRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Daily Advance

    Members of the Marine Corps Combat Logistics Battalion 24 are training to support civilian authorities in the event of a state or national emergency. Marine Corps spokesman 1st Lt.

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  4. Judge allows case over NC base water to continueRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Daily Advance

    A federal judge has again refused to dismiss a lawsuit filed by an Iowa woman who claims contaminated water at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina contributed to her cancer. U.S. District Court Judge Terence Boyle this week denied the federal government's motion to end Laura Jones' litigation.

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  5. First female pilot to win Distinguished Flying Cross medal is Laura ...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Police called after disgraced ex-governor of Oregon and his fiancA e are seen dumping trash in landfill after learning they were subject of a corruption investigation Army Air Corps officer and Chinook pilot Major Laura Nicholson, 39, rescued a family caught in crossfire between US Marines and the Taliban In separate incident on the same day, she rescued a US Marine who had suffered gunshot wound to his abdomen during clashes with the Taliban Major Laura Nicholson was the captain of a Chinook launched to rescue and provide urgent medical assistance to a critically-injured member of the US Marine Corps in Afghanistan - the same day she helped save an Afghan mother and her four children Major Laura Nicholson has become the first female pilot to win the Distinguished Flying Cross in Afghanistan after rescuing a family caught in crossfire between US Marines and the Taliban.

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  6. The Evidence Of Faith's Substance America's Marines - The Lord is their strength and their salvationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lee's Summit Tribune

    Psalm 27:1 'The Lord is my light and my salvation. Whom shall I fear? The Lord is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?' In 1984, at 73 years old, Republican President Ronald Reagan received a letter from the Marines inviting him to enlist.

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  7. GOP Assemblyman Chavez hints he will announce U.S. Senate bid on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | McClatchy

    "Be ready for a big announcement on Thursday," Chavez said in an interview Friday evening at a reception he was throwing for attendees of the state GOP convention in Sacramento. "I think it's going to go very well, positively.

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  8. UPDATE Hassoun sentencedRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Jacksonville Daily News

    Camp Lejeune Marine will be spending more than two years in the brig after a military judge on Monday found him guilty on several charges including desertion.

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  9. Victoria Cross recipient gave up military history studies to join ParasRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | ITV

    ... being the most junior member of the group he took control of the situation, giving first aid to a wounded US Marine Corps captain and beginning casualty evacuation. He then went back up the hill and took control of one of the machine guns, with ...

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  10. Firefighter honored for Christmas charity; funds keep coming for fire victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Morristown Green

    Mayor Tim Dougherty presents a proclamation to Firefighter Nick Prizzi, while Fire Chief Robert Flanagan looks on. Photo by Berit Ollestad On a night when more donations were delivered for the Elm Street fire victims, Firefighter Nick Prizzi was honored by the U.S. Marine Corps and the town for a decade of support for Toys for Tots.

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  11. Victoria Cross hero joined Paras because he was fed up with only reading about warsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Portsmouth Today

    ... being the most junior member of the group he took control of the situation, giving first aid to a wounded US Marine Corps captain and beginning casualty evacuation. He then went back up the hill and took control of one of the machine guns, with ...

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  12. Charles William RussellRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Review

    ... at the former Crucible Steel in Midland and retired in 1982. He also proudly served his country in the US Marine Corps during the Korean War. He married his wife, Helen, on Oct. 16, 1982 and instantly inherited three children, remaining their father ...

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  13. USMC Wants a New Tank, But Will This Idea Float?Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Motley Fool

    The 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit prepares to debark the amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay in 1970s-era Assault Amphibious Vehicles. Photo: Flickr .

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  14. Camp Pendleton conducting live-fire exercises this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KFMB-TV San Diego

    Marines at Camp Pendleton will conduct live-fire mortar training exercises this weekend, which could create rumbles through nearby North County communities, base officials announced on Friday. The live-fire mortar training is scheduled from 6 a.m. to midnight Saturday and Sunday on the northern part of the base, according to Pendleton's public affairs office.

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  15. Donald W. AndrewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Review

    Donald was born in Sebring in 1930, the son of the late Samuel and Myrna Andrews. He was a member of Pine Lake Christian Church and was a carpenter by trade.

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  16. Counselor visits the CorpsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sentinel

    To gain first-hand knowledge of the Marine Corps and general military life, the Fairmont Junior-Senior High School counselor joined other educators from the Midwest for a five-day hitch at Camp Pendleton. "I have known about this Marine Corps workshop for years," Geerdes said.

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  17. Expect Booming Noises Emanating From Camp PendletonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    Marines at Camp Pendleton will conduct live-fire mortar training exercises this weekend, which could create rumbles through nearby North County communities, base officials announced today.

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  18. a Battle of the Bandsa far from musical mayhemRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Highlands Today

    AVON PARK – It's called a “battle,” but there won't be any fighting or physical damage. What there will be, however, is a clash of chords, a mesh of melodies and a genuine drive to sonically deliver supreme in honor of U.S. military veterans.

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  19. Young Marine chosen to escort Iwo Jima veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 10News

    Winter Storm Warning issued February 27 at 1:05PM PST expiring March 2 at 4:00PM PST in effect for: Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego Wind Advisory issued February 27 at 2:45AM PST expiring March 1 at 3:00AM PST in effect for: Riverside, San Diego Winter Storm Watch issued February 26 at 3:33AM PST expiring March 2 at 4:00PM PST in effect for: Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego OCEANSIDE, Calif. - A member of the Young Marines at Camp Pendleton has earned a trip to escort a group of veterans back to Iwo Jima.

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  20. JROTC students to compete in drill, rifle competition at Snohomish HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    Coach Scott Hansford laughs with Ashley Wilkins and other members of the Snohomish High School Marine Corps JROTC who are practicing shooting in preparation for Saturday's air-rifle marksmanship and physical fitness contests at the school. SNOHOMISH - Teams from seven area high schools are facing off in a Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps drill and rifle competition here Saturday.

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