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MARSOC corpsman receives Silver Star Medal for heroics in Afghanistan January 21, 2010 — “You hear your buddies go down …You close your eyes… You think about everything … You hear you’re the only other corpsman. What would you do?” Chief Petty Officer Jeremy K. Torrisi, a hospital corpsman with U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Special Operations Command, faced that question June 26, 2008 in the mountains of Afghanistan during the fiercest MORE
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Competition-In-Arms Program shooting matches; February-April January 20, 2010 — Every time someone picks up a firearm, it is more than a generic plastic-and-steel manufactured tool to be knocked about like an old hammer. In their hands they carry a near-millennia of refined art, and it is those who respect their firearms that excel in marksmanship. These skills will be put to the test during the greatest Marine Corps shooting MORE
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Marine assault amphibian vehicles join Haiti relief mission January 16, 2010 — Long before the sun crested the horizon over the Atlantic Ocean, Marines from the 2nd Assault Amphibian Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, were plowing through the surf toward waiting amphibious assault ships to join the Marine contingent heading to Haiti, Jan. 16.  The platoon of vehicles crossed Onslow Beach in pairs to embark aboard the USS Gunston MORE
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Marquis named 2009 Navy Medicine East Sailor of the Year January 13, 2010 — For outstanding practices and exemplary conduct with the Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune, Petty Officer 1st Class Richard Marquis received the Navy Medicine East Sailor of the Year award in Millington, Tenn., Dec. 16, 2009. Out of a selection of 15 contestants, judges from the Navy Medicine East command, which includes facilities along the East Coast, MORE
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