Chief Information Systems Technician Joseph Valencia, assigned to Navy Marine Corps Intranet Detachment San Diego, sheds tears as his mentor places the cover of a chief petty officer on his head for the first time. Navy photo by Mass Communication
Pearl Harbor Vet - Thank you for your service, Sir! Folks, thank every Veteran you see on any given day but especially on Veteran's Day. They deserve it and so much more and always are so appreciative to be acknowledged.
Dakota Meyer, is the third living recipient — and first living Marine recipient — of the nation’s highest combat honor for actions in the Iraq and Afghanistan. No living Marine has received the award in the last 38 years. He is from Adair Co.
Jason Hallett and Staff Sergeant Michael R. Gilio, both of India Company, Battalion, Marine Regiment, are reunited at the unit’s homecoming from Afghanistan earlier this week. Hallett has been recuperating at Bethesda Naval Medical Center.