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This Marine Went to Boot Camp and Discovered He Had Cancer (He Beat It)

"Cancer took away everything, but it also gave me everything. It took away my mind, my body, my spirit, but it also gave me everything, because I realized we're not going to live forever, we're going to die one day."Lance Cpl. Caleb Eudy first stepped on the yellow footprints in 2016, and on April 26, he'll finally depart Parris Island, South Carolina as a United States Marine. Though recruit training is typically just three months long, for Eudy it was an uphill battle that took 956...
Tags: Science, Alabama, Marine Corps, Huntsville, Parris Island South Carolina, Eudy, Lance Cpl Caleb Eudy, Cpl Andrew Neumann


The Diminishing Of The Western Militaries

Beginning with the UK: … last year it launched its ‘Belonging’ recruitment campaign, which assured would-be soldiers that the army is an emotionally correct outfit that provides psychological validation to its recruits. One ad showed a tearful soldier in a jungle opening a letter from a loved one, while his comrades offered him a cup of tea. [ … ] And yet instead of learning from the failures of the ‘Belonging’ campaign, the army has decided to go even further down the road of presenting itself ...
Tags: UK, Department Of Defense, Colombia, Britain, Military, Marine Corps, Abc News, Justice Department, Corps, U S Marine Corps, United States Embassy, Special Forces Group, Army Green Berets, Parris Island South Carolina, Eglin Air Force Base Florida, Daniel Gould


Hurricane Florence forces Marines, Navy to flee major bases in South Carolina, Virginia

Marines retreat from legendary training base at Parris Island, South Carolina, as Florence advances. The mandatory evacuation began at noon Tuesday.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Hurricane Florence forces military to flee major bases in South Carolina, Virginia

Marines retreat from legendary training base at Parris Island, South Carolina, as Florence advances. The mandatory evacuation began at noon Tuesday.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Florence, Parris Island South Carolina, South Carolina Virginia


Marines retreat from famed Parris Island recruiting base as Hurricane Florence advances

Marines retreat from legendary recruiting base at Parris Island, South Carolina, as Florence advances. The mandatory evacuation began at noon Tuesday.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Marines retreat from famed Parris Island training base as Hurricane Florence advances

Marines retreat from legendary training base at Parris Island, South Carolina, as Florence advances. The mandatory evacuation began at noon Tuesday.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Florence, Parris Island, Parris Island South Carolina


Judge encourages deal in lawsuit over Marine recruit’s death

DETROIT (AP) — A judge is urging lawyers to try to settle a lawsuit by the Michigan family of a Marine recruit who killed himself during basic training. Raheel Siddiqui (Sa-DEE’-kee) died in 2016 at Parris Island, South Carolina. The Marine Corps says the 20-year-old from suburban Detroit jumped from a stairwell after a confrontation […]
Tags: News, Ap, Marine, Marine Corps, Michigan, Detroit, Nation & World, Parris Island South Carolina, Raheel Siddiqui Sa DEE kee


Marine Drill Instructor Who Tormented Muslim Recruits Sentenced To 10 Years

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A Marine Corps drill instructor has been sentenced to 10 years behind bars after being convicted of tormenting and abusing young recruits, especially Muslim-Americans, including one who later killed himself. A military jury also ordered Gunnery Sgt. Joseph Felix, a 34-year-old Iraq veteran, to forfeit all pay, be demoted to private and given a dishonorable discharge. Friday’s sentencing at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, came after Felix begged for forgiveness before the eight...
Tags: Isis, News, Navy, Iraq, Marine Corps, Marines, Raleigh, FELIX, John Norman, Camp Lejeune, Camp Lejeune North Carolina, Parris Island, Siddiqui, Taylor Michigan, Raheel Siddiqui, Hanzel


Documents disclose alleged Marine hazing at Parris Island

A Marine drill instructor at Parris Island, South Carolina, was under investigation for allegations of mistreating enlistees when he was inappropriately sent back to a new job dealing with recruits, one of whom, a Muslim, died during basic training in what the Corps has ruled a suicide, military documents show.
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Documents disclose alleged Marine hazing

A Marine drill instructor at Parris Island, South Carolina, was under investigation for allegations of mistreating enlistees when he was inappropriately sent back to a new job dealing with recruits, one of whom, a Muslim, died during basic training i...
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Documents disclose alleged Marine hazing

A Marine drill instructor at Parris Island, South Carolina, was under investigation for allegations of mistreating enlistees when he was inappropriately sent back to a new job dealing with recruits, one of whom, a Muslim, died during basic training i...
Tags: News, Parris Island South Carolina


20 Marines face discipline in recruit's death

Twenty Marines have been identified for possible military justice or administrative discipline in the death of a recruit at the Marine Corps training facility at Parris Island, South Carolina, the Marines said Thursday.
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20 Marines face prosecution or discipline in recruit's death

Twenty Marines have been identified for possible military justice or administrative discipline in the death of a recruit at Parris Island, South Carolina, the Marines said Thursday in a statement.
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The Marines' new ad campaigns will feature more women

Jeff Schogol, Marine Corps Times The Marine Corps’ next advertising campaign will show more female Marines in the fleet and at war. Marine Corps Recruiting Command recently teamed with a major advertiser and market researchers to find out what drives women to want to join the Corps. One company interviewed female poolees at recruiting stations across the country and women training to earn their eagle, globes and anchors at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, to get their...
Tags: Maj Pain, Your Marine Corps, Jeff Schogol, Marine Corps Times The Marine Corps, Marine Corps Recruiting Command, Corps One company, Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island South Carolina