Veteran’s Day Message 2014

Veteran’s Day is set on November 11th because hostilities during World War I ceased on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918. In November of 1919, President Wilson proclaimed November 11th as Armistice Day with its original intention to be a day observed with parades, public meetings and a…

Happy Birthday Marine Corps

A MESSAGE FROM THE COMMANDANT OF THE MARINE CORPS In his birthday greeting 70 years ago, General Alexander Vandegrift, our 18th Commandant noted that, “A Birthday is a fitting time to peer backward – and forward.” That year, Marines reflected on an extraordinary year in combat during their amphibious drive across the Pacific. Despite the…

THE BATTLING BOYS OF BENGHAZI

This poem appeared in the online website called the examiner.  Please take some time to read it and then pass it along to everyone including your Congressional Representatives.  We must find out the truth of what happen and punish those who did nothing. We’re the battling boys of Benghazi    No fame, no glory, no paparazzi. Just…