Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune

 

Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune

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Camp Lejeune News
Commandant recognizes Leftwich Trophy winner August 28, 2000 — The Leftwich Trophy for Outstanding Leadership was presented to Maj. Daniel M. Sullivan here Aug. 18 by Marine Corps Commandant Gen. James L. Jones. The trophy, which bears the name of Vietnam Navy Cross recipient Lt. Col. William G. Leftwich, was awarded to Sullivan during the Barracks' Evening Parade. Sullivan, who is from the New York City MORE
Third Battalion, 8th Marines receive Corps competition badge August 28, 2000 — The Camp Lejeune, N.C., annual Rifle Squad Competition winners from 3d Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2d Marine Division, received the Rifle Squad Competition Badge Aug. 18 here from the Commandant of the Marine Corps General James L. Jones. The ceremony took place prior to the 8th and I Barracks Evening Parade where Lejeune's Marines were guests MORE
8th Comm Marines get combat ready August 23, 2000 — Drabbed in heavy camouflage while trekking through the thick brush and weeds surrounding Combat Town here, a four man reconnaissance team positions themselves and takes detailed notes on the enemy who stands a stones throw away. This scenario was part of a recent three-day exercise in which Service Company and Headquarters Co., 8th Communication MORE
Chilean Marines keep pace August 03, 2000 — Chilean Marines (Infanteria De Marina) began training here July 23 with 3rd Battalion, 2d Marine Regiment, 2d Marine Division to improve foreign relations and allow them to see, firsthand, how U.S. Marines conduct training evolutions. "We're building cooperation and familiarization with Chilean Marines while we strengthen both cultures.  It also MORE