Public holiday in the United States on November 10
2008 Birthday celebration at Camp Lejeune
United States Marine Corps Birthday is an American holiday celebrated every year on 10 November with a traditional ball and cake-cutting ceremony. On that day in 1775, the Continental Marines were established.
United States Marine Corps Birthday is an American holiday celebrated every year on 10 November with a traditional ball and cake-cutting ceremony...
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United States Marine Corps (USMC), also referred to as the United States Marines, is the maritime land force service branch of the United States Armed...
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The commandant of the
Marine Corps (CMC) is normally the highest-ranking officer in the United States Marine Corps. It is a four-star general position...
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occurs on the final Sunday in October, a few weeks before the
United States Marine Corps' birthday on November 10. On October 17, 1975, MCM founder Colonel...
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The history of the
United States Marine Corps (USMC) begins with the founding of the Continental Marines on 10 November 1775 to conduct ship-to-ship fighting...
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United States Marine Corps War Memorial (Iwo Jima Memorial) is a national memorial located in Arlington County, Virginia. The memorial was dedicated...
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United States Marine Corps is widely varied but unique amongst the branches of the United States Armed Forces. Because members of the United States Marine...
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United States Marine Corps (USMC) prescribes several types of military uniform to distinguish its service members from other armed services, depending...
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Marine Corps lore—the people who make up what the Marines call "knowledge". Names in this list are notable for actions made as a Marine; individuals...
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Marine Division is a division of the United States Marine Corps based at Camp Courtney, Marine Corps Base Camp Smedley D. Butler in Okinawa, Japan...
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United States Marine Band is the premier band of the United States Marine Corps. Established by act of Congress on July 11, 1798, it is the oldest...
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establishment of the
United States Coast and Geodetic Survey Corps on May 22, 1917, which the service recognizes as its official birthday. The Coast and Geodetic...
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United States Marine Corps, such as Private France Silva who during the Boxer Rebellion became the first Marine of the thirteen Marines of Latin...
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brought to the
United States after the war, where she made appearances on television and participated in the United States Marine Corps birthday ball. She...
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United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA or Kings Point) is a United States service academy in Kings Point, New York. It trains its midshipmen...
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Burwell "Chesty" Puller (June 26, 1898 – October 11, 1971) was a
United States Marine Corps officer. Beginning his career fighting guerillas in Haiti and...
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Marine Corps Musician Enlistment Option Program (MEOP) is the central organized body overseeing the active-duty military bands of the United States Marine...
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It is traditionally regarded as the site where what became the
United States Marine Corps held its first recruitment drive during the American Revolution...
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