A collection of World War II Marine Corps photographs bears witness to the effect of war on the young combatants. More »
The American 193rd Tank Battalion played a pivotal role in the capture of Makin in the Pacific in 1943. More »
U.S. Marines training in New Zealand for Pacific amphibious operations developed a unique and enduring bond with their gracious hosts. More »
Over half a million visitors per year come to the D.C. metro area to view the Corps’ proud 238-year history. More »
Assessing Japanese strength and troop dispositions, Marine planners chose the beaches of Betio’s lagoon. More »
An otherwise obscure atoll in the Gilbert Islands provided a baptism of fire for Navy corpsman Stan Bowen. More »
From the Colmar to the Rhine, Sergeant Carl Erickson fought World War II as a tank driver with the 12th Armored Division.
Pressured to pry General Joseph E. Johnston from Kennesaw Mountain in June 1864, Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman suffered a bloody repulse.
During WWII, the unique civilian organization did much to boost the morale of soldiers at home and abroad.