Category Archives: Marine Corps

Happy Birthday, Marines!

As the holiday of Merry Thanksgivoween continues, today we focus on another one of its sub-holidays … November 10th is considered to be the birth of the Marine Corps, dating back to its creation in 1775. (Tun Tavern, Pennsylvania.) “Back … Continue reading

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Semper Fidelis … Even in the Air Force

I almost didn’t notice that today is 10 November. (Being in the ‘stan makes you lose track of time.) For us Air Force folks, it’s no big deal. Just another day. But, for a highly motivated, truly dedicated, ass-kickin’, foot … Continue reading

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Marine Corps memories (part 2)

I added more pics of me in the Corps to the Semper Fidelis page. (Please check it out.) I’m trying to take all my old hard copy photos and scan ‘em, so that I can use them electronically and hopefully save them for … Continue reading

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Marine Corps memories

Hanging out with the French Marines earlier this week made me reminisce about my own days of being a Devil Dog. Don’t get me wrong … I like being an Airman. But there’s always a special spot in my heart … Continue reading

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