…at the front door of crisis and conflict, we possess the finesse, the training
and the tools to knock at the door diplomatically, pick the lock skillfully, or kick
it in violently.”
Today marks the 242nd birthday of the United States Marine Corps. We wish those actively serving and those who have served a very happy birthday!
Here are some quick facts from the source
Marines are focused on combat; every
Marine is a rifleman.
Marines are ready, relevant, and forward
Marines are innovative, adaptable, and
versatile; Marines win.
Marines do what is right for the Nation.
Marines keep their honor clean.
Marines take care of their own.
The Marine Corps is a naval expeditionary
The Marine Corps is an integrated
combined arms organization of
complementary air, ground, and logistics
The Marine Corps is a good steward of
the Nation’s resources.