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Joint military response makes a difference in Saipan recovery

By U.S. Pacific Command Public Affairs | August 14, 2015

Over the last week, a joint military team including Soldiers, Sailors, Marines, Airmen and MORE
Coming Home

By Cpl. Matthew Bragg | July 25, 2015

The 3rd Marine Division conducted a repatriation ceremony July 25, 2015 to honor the remains of at MORE
Navy Releases the Final SEIS - Now the Real Work Begins

By Joint Region Marianas Public Affairs | July 18, 2015

The Department of the Navy (DON) has published the Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement MORE
Band Harmonizes Relations

By Cpl. Brittney Vito | July 14, 2015

The U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Pacific Band returned July 11, 2015 from a 16-day trip to Tonga where MORE
MARFORPAC Band Honored to perform for King of Tonga

By Cpl. Brittney Vito | July 9, 2015

After participating in the King’s Birthday Celebration and military tattoo in 2011, the U.S. Marine MORE
Exercise Khaan Quest 2015 Closing

By 2nd Lt. Michael Maggitti | July 1, 2015

Closing ceremonies commenced today at the Five Hills Training Area in Tavantolgoi, Mongolia, marking MORE
Marines wrap-up exercise Southern Jackaroo 2015

By Cpl. Angel Serna | June 25, 2015

At midday on the culmination of Exercise Southern Jackaroo, various amounts of gunfire could be MORE
Khaan Quest 2015 Commences

By Lance Cpl. Cedric Haller | June 21, 2015

Mongolian Armed Forces and U.S. service members, along with more than 20 other nations, held an MORE
MARFORPAC Band Brass Quintet returns to Hawaii after week-long trip in Jakarta

By Cpl. Erik Estrada | June 6, 2015

Members from the U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Pacific Band Brass Quintet wrapped up their trip to MORE
MARFORPAC Band helps US Embassy Jakarta celebrate 4th of July

By Cpl. Erik Estrada | June 4, 2015

“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by MORE
Foreign military leaders observe U.S. Marine Corps amphibious landing during PALS

By Sgt. Sarah Anderson | May 20, 2015

MARINE CORPS TRAINING AREA BELLOWS, Hawaii – Representatives from 22 nations observed an amphibious landing by the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit May 19, 2015. Amphibious Assault Vehicles launched from the USS Rushmore. MORE
MARFORPAC Marine recognized for efforts in the community

By Cpl. Erik Estrada | May 8, 2015

“I don’t do it for myself; I do it because it brings happiness. That bond that you create is MORE
Joint personnel, US Marines fly critical supplies to Nepal earthquake survivors

By Lance Cpl. Mandaline Hatch | May 7, 2015

U.S. Marines with Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 469 and Marine Medium Tilt Rotor Squadron MORE
Nepal earthquake relief: Airmen arrive for support

By Cpl. Isaac Ibarra | May 5, 2015

The U.S. Air Force's 36th Contingency Response Group arrives in a C-17 Globemaster III Aircraft May MORE
U.S. Marine aircraft arrive in Kathmandu to support Nepal earthquake relief

By Capt. Cassandra Gesecki | May 4, 2015

Four MV-22B Ospreys arrived at Tribhuvan International Airport May 3 to support relief efforts in MORE
Throwback airdrop – airlifters resurrect decades old-capability

By Cpl. Matthew Bragg | April 28, 2015

Philippine and U.S. air forces’ aircrew met here April 23-25 for a subject matter expert exchange MORE
BK15 reinforces urban search and rescue techniques

By Staff Sgt. Chris Hubenthal | April 27, 2015

The Armed Forces of the Philippines trained shoulder-to-shoulder with U.S. Hawaii Army National MORE
US Marines, Philippine Armed Forces share strategies

By Cpl. Matthew Bragg | April 27, 2015

U.S. Marines from the 1st Marine Expeditionary Brigade based out of Camp Pendleton, California, MORE
US-Philippine force wraps up on Panay

By Chief Petty Officer Lowell Whitman | April 27, 2015

The Combined-Joint Civil-Military Operations Task Force on the island of Panay celebrated the MORE
Medical City Clark works shoulder-to-shoulder with US for patient evacuation

By Staff Sgt. Maeson Elleman | April 26, 2015

For the first time in Exercise Balikatan’s 31 years, local Philippine medical professionals MORE
Marine Rotational Force - Darwin march for ANZAC Day

By Staff Sgt. Jose O. Nava | April 26, 2015

The inky sky gradually shifts colors as dawn turns to day. The crowd watches silently as groups of MORE
Marines, Australians attend a ceremony to mark relocation of service flags

By Cpl. Reba James | April 26, 2015

Light filters in through floor-length windows in every direction, giving tapestries and furniture a MORE
BK15 soldiers build rapport during visits to Palawan communities

By Staff Sgt. Chris Hubenthal | April 25, 2015

U.S. Army soldiers with the 324th Psychological Operations Company, Detachment 1230 visited the MORE
Bringing sports to Barangay San Rafael during Balikatan

By Staff Sgt. Chris Hubenthal | April 25, 2015

Philippine navy Seabees worked shoulder-to-shoulder with U.S. Air Force airmen, from the 673rd Civil MORE
Hawaii service members honor the ANZACS with partner nations

By Sgt Sarah Anderson | April 25, 2015

Australian, New Zealand and U.S. service members from around Oahu gathered at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, known as the Punchbowl, April 25, 2015, to commemorate the Australian-New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) forces that fought at the battle of Gallipoli in 1915 during World War I. This year marks the centennial of the battle and the 43rd year the Marine Corps has supported the ceremony on Oahu. MORE
BK15 multinational team teaches health workers first responder skills

By Staff Sgt. Chris Hubenthal | April 22, 2015

Health workers attending exercise Balikatan’s First Responder Training Course prepared to put their MORE
The 31st iteration of Balikatan kicks off

By Cpl. Matthew Bragg | April 20, 2015

Government officials and senior military leaders of the Armed Forces of the Philippines and U.S. MORE
Building schools ’shoulder-to-shoulder’ during Balikatan 2015

By Staff Sgt. Cristina Porras | April 20, 2015

Sweating under a blazing Philippines sun, U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Andrew Sprouse pauses from mixing MORE
Marines arrive Down Under to train with Australian counterparts

By Cpl. Reba James | April 15, 2015

Marines 1st Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, stationed out of Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, MORE
1st ANGLICO performs CAS in Lake Havasu City

By Cpl. Owen Kimbrel | April 15, 2015

The roar of F/A-18 Hornet engines slowly enter into hearing distance at an altitude barely visible MORE
Combined Philippine-US force continues humanitarian efforts in Panay

By Chief Petty Officer Lowell Whitman | April 13, 2015

The Combined-Joint Civil-Military Operations Task Force, located on the island of Panay, completed a MORE
Hawaii snipers train in high angle shooting

By Sgt. Sarah Dietz | April 9, 2015

MARINE CORPS BASE HAWAII - Scout sniper platoon with Weapons Company, 2nd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, conducted high angle live fire training April 8-9, 2015, on top of Ulupau Crater at Range 10 aboard Marine Corps Base Hawaii. MORE
U.S. Marines, airmen, Republic of Korea troops train for contamination

By Lance Cpl. Mandaline Hatch | April 1, 2015

U.S. Marines and airmen along with Republic of Korea airmen came together for a chemical, MORE
Gen. Dunford: III MEF is the rebalance to the Pacific

By Cpl. Thor Larson | March 27, 2015

The Marine Corps’ new commandant came to Okinawa, Japan, March 24-26 to talk with Marines across the MORE
Marines work to send aircraft to Australia

By Sgt. Sarah Dietz | March 24, 2015

It takes 1,500 hours of cleaning and nearly 20 days to complete breakdown, detailed cleaning, MORE
Marine’s quick action, training saves lance corporal’s life

By Sgt. Sarah Dietz | March 13, 2015

A lot ran through Sgt. Michael Joseph’s mind when he saw the body of a lance corporal on the MORE
Marines’ pepper spray training brutal but necessary law enforcement exercise

By Sgt. Matthew Callahan | March 12, 2015

More than 20 Marines stood in line in an open field, heads tucked into their chests as cold rain MORE
Closing ceremony concludes Cobra Gold 2015

By Lance Cpl. Mandaline Hatch | March 5, 2015

Royal Thai Air Force and U.S. service members attended a closing ceremony for Exercise Cobra Gold MORE
U.S./Thai militaries host open house for local schools

By Lance Cpl. Mandaline Hatch | February 19, 2015

The Royal Thai Air Force along with U.S. Marines and Navy personnel held Friendship Day, Feb. 13, to MORE
U.S. and Thai service members volunteer at school for disabilities

By Lance Cpl. Mandaline Hatch | February 19, 2015

U.S. Marines and sailors, along with Royal Thai Air Force personnel volunteered at Nakhon Ratchasima MORE
Survival, Spiders and Cobras in Thailand

By Cpl. Isaac Ibarra | February 19, 2015

My journey begins on a small island named Okinawa, south of mainland Japan. I’ve been stationed MORE
Thai and U.S. Marines Test the Waters

By Cpl. Isaac Ibarra | February 19, 2015

As the sun crept over the horizon, the sun’s rays mirrored off a motionless pond, infested with MORE
Thailand skies bring U.S. Marines, Thai Air Force together

By Lance Cpl. Mandaline Hatch | February 19, 2015

Exercise Cobra Gold 2015 has provided an opportunity for U.S. Marines and the Royal Thai Air Force MORE
Marines prepare AAVs for Cobra Gold

By Lance Cpl. Mandaline Hatch | February 13, 2015

Marines with the Offload Preparation Party performed pre-operation checks on Assault Amphibious MORE
Opening ceremony marks start of Cobra Gold 15

By Cpl. Christopher J. Moore | February 9, 2015

Thai and U.S. Forces held an opening ceremony Feb. 9 in Nakhon Nayok, Kingdom of Thailand to mark MORE
Commandant of the Marine Corps announces next Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps

By Headquarters Marine Corps | January 26, 2015

WASHINGTON — The Commandant of the Marine Corps announced Jan. 20 the selection of Sgt. Maj. Ronald MORE
Marine Expeditionary Brigade – Afghanistan deactivates, marks end to Afghan mission

By 1st Lt. Christopher Harrison | January 16, 2015

Marine Expeditionary Brigade – Afghanistan was deactivated during a ceremony at the I Marine MORE
Recon Marines prepare for parachute missions in Pacific

By Cpl. Drew Tech | January 16, 2015

“Five minutes!” yelled the jumpmaster as he signaled the Marines to get out of their seats. They MORE
MARFORPAC Band, guest artists shine bright at annual Christmas concerts

By Cpl. Erik Estrada | December 3, 2014

U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Pacific, and BAE Systems, in partnership with the Chamber of Commerce of MORE
MARFORPAC Marines recognized by Navy League

By Sgt. Sarah Dietz | November 19, 2014

Four U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Pacific Marines received Sea Service Awards from the Navy League and Partners in Patriotism for leadership and special achievements Nov. 15 during a ceremony at Ala Moana Hotel in Honolulu, Hawaii. MORE
MARFORPAC Marines recognized for exceptional work

By Sgt. Sarah Dietz | October 20, 2014

Master Sgt. Lisa Morales and Staff Sgt. Alfredo Estrella, with U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Pacific, MORE
Fought war, gained title

By Cpl. Samuel Ellis | October 16, 2014

Jacob Sprinkle had been tied to the Marine Corps since birth, born little more than a short 13 years MORE
1/12 conducts mortar training, preps for deployment

By Cpl. Erik Estrada | October 9, 2014

Marines with Charlie Battery, 1st Battalion, 12th Marine Regiment, fired 120mm rounds from the M327 MORE
MarForPac Band revisits Palau after a 50 year-span

By Cpl. Erik Estrada | September 19, 2014

In honor and remembrance of the 70th Anniversary of the landingon Peleliu, the U.S. Marine Corps MORE
Marines remember the Battle of Peleliu

By Cpl. Erik Estrada | September 18, 2014

Rewind to 70 years earlier, and you have a 19-year-old William Darling, a private first class in the Marine Corps at the time, and Kiyokazu Tsuchida, a 24-year-old soldier fighting for the Empire of Japan, on the Island of Peleliu fighting against each other in one of the bloodiest battles that would come out of World War II. MORE
MARFORPAC bids farewell to Robling, welcomes Toolan

By Sgt. Sarah Dietz | August 15, 2014

In a change of command ceremony, Lt. Gen. Terry G. Robling relinquished command of U.S. Marine Corps MORE
Philippines host US Marines for non-lethal weapons exercise 2014

By Cpl. Erik Estrada | August 14, 2014

Service members from the Armed Forces of the Philippines, Philippine National Police and U.S. MORE
AFP, PNP demonstrate techniques learned throughout NOLES

By Cpl. Erik Estrada | August 14, 2014

Service members from the Armed Forces of the Philippines and police officers with the Philippine MORE
CLT-2 takes grenade range on PTA

By Sgt. Sarah Dietz | July 24, 2014

Headquarters Battery with 1st Battalion, 12th Marines and members of the Indonesian Korps Marinir MORE
SPMAGTF 3 leads RIMPAC from the sea

By Sgt. Sarah Dietz | July 23, 2014

POHAKULOA TRAINING AREA (July 18, 2014) Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) Exercise 2014 is the largest maritime exercise in the Pacific region. It includes 22 partner nations, 25,000 people and is headed up by Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force 3. MORE
Training differs between nations, goal remains the same

By Cpl. Erik Estrada | July 23, 2014

POHAKULOA TRAINING AREA, Hawaii - Canadian and Malaysian service members along with U.S. Marines with Lima Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, conducted a squad live- fire shoot, July 18, during the Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) Exercise 2014. MORE
U.S., Indonesia Marines conduct grenade tosses at PTA

By Cpl. Erik Estrada | July 23, 2014

POHAKULOA TRAINING AREA, Hawaii – Indonesian Korps Maranir and U.S. Marines with India Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, trained on proper throwing for M67 Fragmentation grenades, July 19, during the Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) Exercise 2014. MORE
Meeting LS3: Marines experiment with military robotics

By Sgt. Sarah Dietz | July 16, 2014

KAHUKU TRAINING AREA, Hawaii - The Legged Squad Support System has taken five years in concept developed by Boston Dynamics and $2 million to create. It is now being thrown into the heart of Kahuku Training Area – completely controlled and field tested by five young Marines from India Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment. MORE
The Marine Corps Warfighting Lab showcases the UHAC during RIMPAC 2014

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Amanda R. Gray | July 16, 2014

MARINE CORPS TRAINING AREA BELLOWS, Hawaii - The Marine Corps Warfighting Lab sponsored an Advanced Warfighting Experiment featuring a half-scale Ultra Heavy-lift Amphibious Connector (UHAC) prototype at the Marine Corps Training Area Bellows, July 11. MORE
The Marine Corps Warfighting Lab showcases the UHAC during RIMPAC 2014

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Amanda R. Gray | July 16, 2014

MARINE CORPS TRAINING AREA BELLOWS, Hawaii - The Marine Corps Warfighting Lab sponsored an Advanced Warfighting Experiment featuring a half-scale Ultra Heavy-lift Amphibious Connector (UHAC) prototype at the Marine Corps Training Area Bellows, July 11. MORE
Australian, Mexican militaries conduct SWET Training during RIMPAC

By Sgt. Sarah Dietz | July 10, 2014

Australian Army and Mexican Naval Infantry Force service members conducted Shallow Water Egress MORE
US and Japan forces conduct amphib landing, assault beach

By Cpl. Matthew J. Bragg | July 10, 2014

Soldiers from the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force showcased their amphibious landing and beach MORE
Combined Forces Train Together In Hawaii

By Cpl. Erik Estrada | July 10, 2014

U.S. Marines worked alongside service members from the Republic of Korea, Australia, Indonesia and MORE
RIMPAC to kick off in Hawaiian Islands

By Sgt. Sarah Dietz | June 27, 2014

The U.S. Pacific Command is holding a large-scale multinational maritime exercise from June 26 MORE
Hawaii commemorates Korean War in annual wreath laying

By Cpl. Matthew J. Bragg | June 27, 2014

Service members, Korean War veterans, distinguished visitors and guests gathered at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific (Punchbowl), June 25, to honor the events that transpired in Korea so many decades ago. The 64th annual Korean War memorial ceremony paid tribute to the veterans, both living and dead, who fought for the freedom of South Korea and to protect an ally they hardly knew, which eventually resulted in a long-lasting friendship. MORE
Noncommisioned officers shine bright at 3/3

By Lance Cpl. Erik Estrada | May 31, 2014

Marines with Weapons Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment stationed at Marine Corps Base MORE
Non-lethal weapons, technologies put to the test by Filipino and American service members

By U.S. Army Spc. Matthew Sissel | May 9, 2014

Philippine and U.S. Marines were introduced to several non-lethal weapons technologies May 7 at Crow MORE
First Responder training provides lessons to all

By Lance Cpl. Michael Thorn | May 9, 2014

First responder training courses with members of the Philippine National Police, Armed Forces of the MORE
PH, US Marines practice ship-to-shore landings

By Sgt. Isis Ramirez | May 9, 2014

Doing what they do best, a group of Marines from the Armed Forces of the Philippines and the U.S. MORE
Philippine, US military medical professionals exchange best first aid practices

By Spc. Matthew Sissel | May 8, 2014

bPhilippine and U.S. Marines exchanged combat medical techniques during a bilateral exchange of best MORE
Bigaa Health Center receives medical supply turnover from U.S. forces

By Lance Cpl. Michael Thorn | May 7, 2014

Leaders of the local community, Armed Forces of the Philippines, and U.S. armed forces held a MORE
Philippine and U.S. Marines conduct rifle, machine gun drills on first day of annual combined exercise

By Lt. Peter Lee | May 7, 2014

Following yesterday’s opening ceremony, Philippine and U.S. Marines commenced this year’s Balikatan MORE
Philippine, U.S. service members host basketball match following opening ceremony of Balikatan 2014

By Spc. Matthew Sissel | May 7, 2014

Members of the Philippine Air Force and U.S. Marine Corps competed in friendly basketball matches MORE
New road ensures civilian safety during Balikatan exercise

By Spc. Matthew Sissel | May 7, 2014

During the opening days of Balikatan 2014, the Philippine Air Force and U.S. Marines worked together MORE
Philippines, US welcome opening of Balikatan ‘shoulder-to-shoulder’

By Sgt. Isis Ramirez | May 6, 2014

Senior military leaders from the Armed Forces of the Philippines and U.S., together with government MORE
Marines, Aussies, Kiwis remember the fallen ANZACs

By Lance Cpl. Erik Estrada | April 28, 2014

Aussies, Kiwi’s, Americans and distinguished guest from around the world gathered at the National MORE
Community, AFP, US come together for competition

By Lance Cpl. Michael Thorn | April 28, 2014

Humanitarian civic assistance projects are taking place around the Albay Province, allowing members MORE
Marine Corps Warfighting Lab begins ship-to-shore landing craft

By Lance Cpl. Erik Estrada | April 18, 2014

Members of the Marine Corps Warfighting Lab arrived here to test a model version of the Ultra MORE
Marines and Australians train together in the Top End

By Cpl. James Gulliver | April 17, 2014

Marines slowly edge their way to the firing line as adrenaline courses through their veins. Assuming MORE
Australian general welcomes MRF-D aboard

By Cpl. Scott Reel | April 11, 2014

Brig. Gen. John Frewen, 1st Brigade commanding general and senior Australian Defence Force officer MORE
Marines increase presence in Australia with third iteration of MRF-D

By Lance Cpl. Erik Estrada | March 26, 2014

Service members at Marine Corps Air Station Kaneohe Bay departed here, March 25, to begin a MORE
Marine Corps Warfighting Lab begins testing ship-to-shore landing craft

By Lance Cpl. Erik Estrada | March 18, 2014

Members of the Marine Corps Warfighting Lab arrived here to test a model version of the Ultra MORE
Exercise Cobra Gold 2014 concludes

By Cpl. Adam Miller | February 21, 2014

Exercise Cobra Gold 2014 concluded Feb. 21 following a multilateral combined arms live-fire exercise MORE
Culminating event strengthens interoperability at Cobra Gold

By Lance Cpl. Stephen Himes | February 21, 2014

The roar of jets overhead diverts the attention of the crowd to the sky as aircraft drop various MORE
Exercise Cobra Gold 2014 concludes

By | February 21, 2014

Exercise Cobra Gold 2014 concluded Feb. 21 following a multilateral combined arms live-fire exercise MORE
Osprey supports multinational Marine fast-rope drills

By Cpl. Zachary Scanlon | February 20, 2014

Ever since the MV-22B Osprey was fully implemented into the Marine Corps, U.S. Marines have been MORE
Royal Thai, U.S. Marines partner to improve combat accuracy, effectiveness

By Lance Cpl. Stephen Himes | February 19, 2014

“Shooters, STANDBY!” echoes across the range as a line of Royal Thai and U.S Marines bring their MORE
Royal Thai and U.S. Marines conduct bilateral external lift exercise

By | February 18, 2014

Royal Thai and U.S. Marines conducted a bilateral external lift exercise with an MV-22B Osprey at MORE
School dedication symbolizes regional cooperation during

By 1st Lt. Luke Kuper | February 18, 2014

Dignitaries with the Kingdom of Thailand, U.S. and People’s Republic of China came together for a MORE
Royal Thai and U.S. Marines Conduct Bilateral External Lift Exercise

By By MC1 Joy M. Kirch-Kelling | February 17, 2014

Royal Thai and U.S. Marines conducted a bilateral external lift exercise with an MV-22B Osprey at MORE
Thai and U.S. Marines burst into training

By Lance Cpl. Stephen Himes | February 15, 2014

The sun peaks over the mountainous jungle terrain of Thailand, while a rapid burst of hollow thunks MORE
Marines face fears to survive

By Lance Cpl. Stephen Himes | February 15, 2014

Marines gathered closely as Pairoj Prasansai, affectionately known as “the snake man”, pulled two MORE
Thai, U.S. Marines break bread on sacred Buddhist temple grounds

By Lance Cpl. Stephen Himes | February 15, 2014

Wearing nothing but an orange sheet intricately wrapped around himself, a Buddhist monk sweeps the MORE
Marines,Thai, Korean exercise combined capabilities in Thailand

By Cpl. Zachary Scanlon | February 14, 2014

Royal Thai, Republic of Korea and U.S. Marines demonstrated a combined amphibious assault Feb. 14 at MORE
Thai, US engineers improve training area for Cobra Gold

By Cpl. Adam Miller | February 14, 2014

Royal Thai and U.S. Marine engineer construction teams joined forces Feb. 11-21 at Ban Chan Krem, MORE
Royal Thai Marines, US Marines train in jungle

By Cpl. Adam Miller | February 13, 2014

Royal Thai and U.S. Marines conducted aerial-insertions and jungle patrol training Feb. 12 at Ban MORE
Thai students, community come together to paint school during Cobra Gold 2014

By 1st Lt. Luke Kuper | February 13, 2014

Children lined up anxiously, crowding in closer to Singapore Army 1st. Sgt. Kenneth Soh, who held up MORE
Cobra Gold 14 allies build classrooms for Thai elementary school

By | February 12, 2014

U.S. service members joined forces with Royal Thai and Republic of Korea Marines Feb. 10 to build MORE
Thai, Korean and US Recon Marines Take Part in Small Boat Training

By Cpl. Zachary Scanlon | February 12, 2014

“One... two… three…!” yelled a U.S. Marine while standing on a capsized zodiac boat in the middle of MORE
Thai, US service members tour stadium providing shelter during floods

By 1st Lt. Luke Kuper | February 10, 2014

A ball is kicked through the air of an indoor soccer arena as a group of local doctors compete MORE
MWSS-171 fuels set up TAFDS in Thailand

By Cpl. James Smith | February 10, 2014

Marines with Marine Wing Support Squadron 171, Marine Aircraft Group 12, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, MORE
Opening ceremony kicks off Exercise Cobra Gold 2014

By Cpl. James Smith | February 9, 2014

Service members from 1st Marine Air Wing, III Marine Expeditionary Force, gathered with the Royal MORE
Civil affairs gathers vital information at transportation hubs

By 1st Lt. Luke Kuper | February 7, 2014

A contingent of U.S. service members entered the heart of Phitsanulok, Kingdom of Thailand, Feb. 5 MORE
US service members return to Thai school built during CG13

By 1st Lt. Luke Kuper | February 4, 2014

U.S. service members along with a representative of the People’s Liberation Army toured a school MORE
Marines gather cultural information at ancient capital

By 1st Lt. Luke Kuper | February 3, 2014

Ancient spires dating back 700 years rise from the ground, as if puncturing up through the Earth’s MORE
Philippine Coast Guard commandant reinforces need for strengthening maritime security

By Gunnery Sgt. Christine Polvorosa | January 28, 2014

Senior Philippine and U.S. officials observed a maritime domain awareness demonstration at the MORE
Hawaii Marines’ band recognized as best in Corps

By Lance Cpl. Erik Estrada | January 10, 2014

Winning best performance for large ensemble band last year just wasn’t enough. After being so close MORE
SK13, a nostalgic experience for woman of WWII era

By Cpl. Scott Reel | December 6, 2013

Jane Yarrall, escorted by her son, Graham Yarall, spoke with Marines participating in exercise MORE
Marines visit Timaru Cadets during SK13

By Cpl. Scott Reel | December 6, 2013

Marines and coalition forces visited New Zealand Army and Air Force Cadets during exercise Southern MORE
US, 70 countries come together at Brunei for BRIDEX 13

By Cpl. Alyssa Gunton | December 3, 2013

The 4th biennial Brunei Darussalam International Defense Exhibition and Conference officially began MORE
MarForPac, local artists give back to community with Holiday Concert

By Lance Cpl. Erik Estrada | December 2, 2013

Whether for the young or old, the musicians of the U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Pacific Band and MORE
Chaplain of Marine Corps pays respect to USS Arizona’s fallen

By Lance Cpl. Erik Estrada | November 27, 2013

Rear Adm. Margaret Grun Kibben, 18th Chaplain of the Marine Corps, visited Pearl Harbor’s USS MORE
I MEF Marine strikes gold twice participating in SK13 in New Zealand

By Cpl. Scott Reel | November 21, 2013

Sgt. Greg Wubben, a civil affairs non-commissioned officer with 1st Civil Affairs Group, I Marine MORE
Operations shift from sea to land in SK13

By Cpl. Scott Reel | November 21, 2013

Joint and coalition forces participating in exercise Southern Katipo 2013 successfully complete an MORE
NZ Defence Minister observes SK13 at ground level

By Cpl. Scott Reel | November 21, 2013

Dr. Jonathan Coleman, New Zealand Defence Minister, toured the Combined Joint Inter-Agency Task MORE
Marines stop to honor Corps’ birthday during SK13

By Cpl. Scott Reel | November 21, 2013

LINTON MILITARY CAMP, New Zealand - Marines participating in exercise Southern Katipo 2013 celebrate MORE
Personal Protection Team of SK13 puts rounds down range

By Cpl. Scott Reel | November 12, 2013

Members of a personal protection team for Col. John Howard, coalition commander of exercise Southern MORE
Three different uniforms train to identify IEDs during SK13

By Cpl. Scott Reel | November 12, 2013

Papua New Guinean engineers from Engineer Battalion and sappers with 2 Field Squadron Royal MORE
Exercise Southern Katipo opens with ‘Hui’ ceremony

By Cpl. Scott Reel | November 8, 2013

The New Zealand Defence Force welcomed coalition forces participating in exercise Southern Katipo MORE
13th MEU conducts bilateral howitzer training at PHIBLEX 14

By Lance Cpl. David Hersey | October 2, 2013

Receiving a call over the radio, the Marine listens to the coordinates and makes the necessary MORE
Marines clean veterans’ cemetery during PHIBLEX 14

By Lance Cpl. Jose Lujano | September 28, 2013

While thick clouds covered the sun and heavy rain fell on the burial site, the atmosphere MORE
Corpsmen prepare themselves for disaster response by refreshing skills

By Lance Cpl. Anne Henry | September 25, 2013

Navy corpsmen with various units supporting Amphibious Landing Exercise 2014 conducted shock trauma MORE
Marines conduct vital site-survey mission

By Lance Cpl. Anne Henry | September 19, 2013

Marines with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 166, part of the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit’s MORE
Historic base housing turns 100

By Pfc. Erik Estrada | September 18, 2013

The former Marine Barracks Pearl Harbor Officers’ Quarters, which includes the historic home MORE
PHIBLEX 14 kicks off with opening ceremony

By Lance Cpl. Anne Henry | September 18, 2013

The Philippine and U.S. Marine Corps kicked off bilateral Amphibious Landing Exercise 2014 with an MORE
Marines arrive in the Philippines to support PHIBLEX 14

By Lance Cpl. Anne Henry | September 14, 2013

U.S. Marines arrived at Clark Air Field, Pampanga, Republic of the Philippines, Sept. 14 to prepare MORE
Sallyman raises morale in field

By Sgt. Sarah Fiocco | September 8, 2013

After a long day of training in full gear with temperatures breaking 100 degrees, there’s nothing MORE
MRF-D trains with Aussies, MEU ‘out bush’ during Exercise Koolendong

By Sgt. Sarah Fiocco | September 4, 2013

Marines with Marine Rotational Force – Darwin moved through the extreme heat and dry terrain of the MORE
MRF-D Marines take off to Bradshaw

By Sgt. Sarah Fiocco | August 28, 2013

Marines with Marine Rotational Force – Darwin took off to Bradshaw Field Training Area for Exercise MORE
Non-lethal weapons leadership seminar begins, field training ends

By Sgt. Ben Eberle | August 27, 2013

High-ranking military officials and delegates from 22 nations gathered here Aug. 26, marking the MORE
Scoping summary report for Tinian, Pagan now available

By Master Sgt. Pauline Franklin | August 20, 2013

PRESS RELEASEMARINE CORPS ACTIVITY GUAM PUBLIC AFFAIRSFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Aug 16, MORE
MRF-D Marines physically train the Aussie way

By Sgt. Sarah Fiocco | August 20, 2013

For the first time in Marine Rotational Force – Darwin history, two Marines traded their average day MORE
MarForPac commander: ‘Security, stability, prosperity’ key as Khaan Quest 2013 comes to an end

By Sgt. Ben Eberle | August 19, 2013

Service members from 13 participating nations and four observer countries – China, Russia, Turkey MORE
Engineering, medical projects in Nalaikh come to close

By Sgt. Ben Eberle | August 19, 2013

The engineering site in Nalaikh district was once cluttered with lumber, bricks and mounds of loose MORE
Militaries from 9 nations exercise peacekeeping scenario during Khaan Quest 2013

By Sgt. Ben Eberle | August 19, 2013

The Peace Support Center here is just a few kilometers from the field training taking place during MORE
Mongolian troops, police begin non-lethal weapons exercise with US Marines

By Sgt. Ben Eberle | August 17, 2013

U.S. Marines and Mongolian Armed Forces service members were back on the parade deck here for the MORE
Countries come together in classroom, clinic during exercise Khaan Quest

By Sgt. Ben Eberle | August 12, 2013

Military medical professionals from Canada, India, Republic of Korea and the U.S. teamed up with MORE
MAF, US Marines exchange expertise through survival training

By Sgt. Ben Eberle | August 9, 2013

Wolves, snakes, high altitude and steady rain that just doesn’t seem to stop. Nine days of roughing MORE
Camp Smith bids farewell to battalion commander

By Cpl. Isis M. Ramirez | August 6, 2013

After initiating countless projects and quality-of-life improvements, Col. Brent S. Willson, MORE
Multinational peacekeeping exercise begins in Mongolia

By Sgt. Ben Eberle | August 4, 2013

Exercise Khaan Quest, one of the world’s largest training exercises focused on peacekeeping MORE
MRF-D Marines break barriers in Aussie fitness test

By Sgt. Sarah Fiocco | July 30, 2013

Marines with Marine Rotational Force – Darwin competed for two spots in an Australian Combat Fitness MORE
Runners attack grueling trails on Camp Smith

By Cpl. Isis M. Ramirez | July 24, 2013

Runners of all ages came from across the nation to run the steep trails of the Camp Smith 5K Grueler MORE
Guam Marines support, share island’s 69th Liberation celebration

By Sgt John Raufmann | July 21, 2013

 Marine Corps Activity Guam Marines wrapped up support for the island’s 69th Liberation celebration MORE
Mongolian, US engineers team up to renovate school

By Sgt. Ben Eberle | July 20, 2013

Despite the generally arid climate in Mongolia’s steppe, rain poses a significant threat to a high MORE
Mongolian, US armed forces announce participation in multinational exercise

By Courtesy Story | July 17, 2013

Mongolian Armed Forces and U.S. Pacific Command have announced their participation in Exercise Khaan MORE
Home away from home

By Sgt. Sarah Fiocco | June 26, 2013

For most Marines who arrived in the Northern Territory only a few months ago as part of Marine MORE
Marines provide lifesaving care after traffic accident

By Capt. Timothy Paolini | June 24, 2013

Five Marines returning from U.S. Naval Base Chinhae rushed to the aid of a motorist trapped inside a MORE
China, Singapore, US engineers standardize water purification process

By Lance Cpl. Kasey Peacock | June 21, 2013

Engineers with China, Singapore and the U.S. demonstrated their water purification capabilities to MORE
Corporals Course not just for Marines

By Sgt. Sarah Fiocco | June 20, 2013

Corporals Course became a melting pot of military services with members of the Australian Army, Navy MORE
MRF-D ‘Docs’ celebrate 115 years of US Navy Hospital Corps

By Sgt. Sarah Fiocco | June 19, 2013

Navy Corpsman attached to Lima Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, Marine Rotational Force MORE
Asia-Pacific nations welcome official start to ASEAN exercise

By Lance Cpl. Kasey Peacock | June 17, 2013

The commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces addressed military leaders announcing the official MORE
Building relationships through sports day in Brunei

By Lance Cpl. Kasey Peacock | June 15, 2013

With a goal of working together as one, 18 nations combined into teams to compete against each other MORE
Medical symposium focuses on interoperability of multinational forces

By Staff Sgt. Jason Fudge | June 13, 2013

More than 300 medical personnel from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations plus eight other MORE
Nations prepare for multinational coordination in ASEAN exercise

By Lance Cpl. Kasey Peacock | June 12, 2013

Senior leaders from multiple Asia-Pacific nations began preparations for operation of the MORE
U.S. to participate in ASEAN Defence Ministers Meeting-Plus HA/DR, military medicine exercise

By Courtesy Story | June 10, 2013

Senior U.S. officials and U.S. Pacific Command forces are scheduled to participate in the MORE
MRF-D Marines and NT students build garden

By Sgt. Sarah Fiocco | May 30, 2013

Marines with Marine Rotational Force – Darwin got their hands dirty as they helped Casuarina Senior MORE
III MEF CG visits Darwin

By Sgt. Sarah Fiocco | May 28, 2013

Lt. Gen. Kenneth Glueck, commanding general, III Marine Expeditionary Force, visited Marines with MORE
Residents, Service Members Honor Unique Experience of Memorial Day on Guam

By Master Sgt. Pauline Franklin | May 25, 2013

ASAN BEACH, Guam -- Memorial Day is traditionally a day to remember service members who have given MORE
MRF-D Marines beat the heat at KFTA

By Sgt. Sarah Fiocco | May 25, 2013

The intense Northern Territory heat and an arduous 4.5-mile run in full combat gear were only some MORE
Veteran, corpsman, islander: local Sailor earns top honors

By Cpl. Isis M. Ramirez | May 16, 2013

A Hawaii-based corpsman has certainly been making an impression on units throughout the Pacific MORE
Recon dives USS Arizona; Marines mix history with readiness

By Cpl. Isis M. Ramirez | May 7, 2013

Marines with Force Reconnaissance Company, 3rd Marine Expeditionary Force, stationed in Okinawa, MORE
Aussies, Kiwis celebrate ANZAC brotherhood

By Cpl. Isis M. Ramirez | April 30, 2013

Kiwi’s, Aussies, Americans and other attendees from around the world gathered at the National MORE
Residents comment on live-fire ranges, training areas proposed for Tinian, Pagan

By Master Sgt. Pauline Franklin | April 18, 2013

Residents on Tinian and Saipan gathered information and submitted comments recently during public MORE
EOD technicians share knowledge at Balikatan

By Pfc. Kasey Peacock | April 13, 2013

Explosive ordnance technicians with the Philippine Air Force and the U.S. Marine Corps shared MORE
Behind the scenes of Balikatan: Small team keeps exercise moving forward

By Sgt. Ben Eberle | April 9, 2013

“Balikatan” is a Filipino expression which translates to "shoulder to shoulder" or “shouldering the MORE
Philippine, US service members build camaraderie in Exercise Balikatan

By 1st Lt. Garth Langley | April 9, 2013

Standing together on a hot black top overlooking a firing range, more than 300 service members with MORE
Philippine, US Marines learn jungle survival skills

By Cpl. Courtney White | April 8, 2013

Combined Philippine and U.S. Marines conducted basic jungle survival training April 8 at Camp MORE
Filipino children turn tables on US volunteers

By Petty Officer 1st Class Chris Fahey | March 26, 2013

Combined Joint Civil Military Operations Task Force (CJCMOTF) staff members joined 40 other U.S. MORE
Prepositioning equipment, supplies enable Marines to be America’s expeditionary force in readiness

By Gunnery Sgt. Christine Polvorosa | March 22, 2013

The U.S. Marine Corps and Navy demonstrated their capability of generating and sustaining combat MORE
Toastmasters membership opportunity on Camp Smith

By Cpl. Isis M. Ramirez | March 11, 2013

Heat slowly starts to spread across his face, causing him to blush. He curls his fingers and MORE
Hercules supports bilateral aerial delivery exercise

By Lance Cpl. Todd Michalek | February 20, 2013

Thai and U.S. Marines executed a bilateral static line jump and military freefall training exercise MORE
Thai, U.S. soldiers learn jungle survival skills

By Lance Cpl. Jose Lujano | February 19, 2013

Royal Thai Army Special Forces members taught other Thai and U.S. soldiers about jungle survival MORE
Osprey supports amphibious assault

By Cpl. Vanessa Jimenez | February 18, 2013

An MV-22B Osprey conducted a flyby during an amphibious assault demonstration at Hat Yao, Kingdom of MORE
Dedication ceremony reinforces commitment to multinational cooperation

By Sgt. Catherine Sinclair | February 18, 2013

Multinational commitment to prosperity in the Asia-Pacific region was evident at a dedication MORE
Medical Officials hold first Mass Casualty Conference

By Cpl. Vanessa Jimenez | February 18, 2013

Medical personnel from local Thai hospitals and military medical professionals from the Royal Thai MORE
First impressions foster lasting friendships

By Lance Cpl. Brandon Suhr | February 17, 2013

U.S. Marines and sailors spent the morning playing games and interacting with children from the MORE
CCP exercises its capabilities during Cobra Gold 2013

By Sgt. Rory Featherston | February 17, 2013

As a rapidly deployable headquarters element, U.S. Army Pacific’s Contingency Command Post, based at MORE
CAB Marines build new roads, expands training ranges

By Lance Cpl. Adam Miller | February 17, 2013

During the field training portion of exercise Cobra Gold 2013 in Ban Chan Krem, Kingdom of Thailand, MORE
Live-fire mortar training a blast for Thai, US forces

By Lance Cpl. Adam Miller | February 16, 2013

Thai and U.S. forces geared up for live-fire mortar training missions Feb. 12 at Ban Chan Krem, MORE
Different rounds same lessons learned

By Pfc. Mike Granahan | February 16, 2013

U.S. Marines from Combat Logistics Regiment 3 conducted a bilateral pistol shoot with members of the MORE
Opening ceremony marks start of Cobra Gold FTX

By Lance Cpl. Adam Miller | February 15, 2013

Thai and U.S. forces held an opening ceremony Feb. 11 in Ban Chan Krem, Kingdom of Thailand, to mark MORE
Healthcare draws multinational interest at CG 13

By Sgt. Catherine Sinclair | February 15, 2013

Medical leaders and military medical professionals representing many nations participated in a MORE
Thai, U.S. Marines bolster cohesion through live-fire attack drills

By Courtesy U.S. Marine Cpl. Matthew Callahan | February 15, 2013

Beneath the expansive haze and heavy vegetation of Thailand’s wilderness, U.S. and Royal Thai MORE
CG 13 senior enlisted leaders meet, mentor, motivate

By Master Sgt. James Sailer | February 15, 2013

Senior enlisted leaders from Thailand, the United States, Singapore, Japan, the Republic of Korea, MORE
JGSDF, Marines train with MV-22B Osprey during Exercise Iron Fist 2013

By Staff Sgt. Matthew Orr, 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit | February 14, 2013

Japanese troops with the Western Army Infantry Regiment took their first flights aboard an Osprey MORE
US Army Pacific executes premier staff planning exercise

By Sgt. Catherine Sinclair | February 14, 2013

Thirteen nations are participating in a staff planning exercise as part of exercise Cobra Gold 2013 MORE
1st MAW brings smiles to Thailand Children's Home

By Lance Cpl. Todd Michalek | February 13, 2013

U.S. Marines and sailors visited the Thailand Children's Home in Nakhon Ratchasima, Kingdom of MORE
CLR-3 stands up operation center for Cobra Gold

By Pfc. Mike Granahan | February 13, 2013

U.S. Marines from Combat Logistics Regiment 3 began setting up their combat operations center Feb. 9 MORE
Reinforcing national ties through multinational cooperation

By Sgt. Catherine Sinclair | February 13, 2013

Representatives from Burma, the People’s Republic of China, Laos, New Zealand and South Africa MORE
3rd MLG keeps water flowing for CG 13

By Pfc. Mike Granahan | February 13, 2013

As waves crash onto the beach in Sattahip, Kingdom of Thailand, one may see the ocean as a way to MORE
Thai, U.S. Marines bolster cohesion through live-fire attack drills

By Courtesy U.S. Marine Cpl. Matthew Callahan | February 13, 2013

Beneath the expansive haze and heavy vegetation of Thailand’s wilderness, U.S. and Royal Thai MORE
CG13 hosts senior leader seminar

By Sgt. Rory Featherston | February 12, 2013

Senior leaders from Thailand, the U.S., Singapore, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Indonesia and MORE
Exercise Cobra Gold begins

By Spc. Catherine Sinclair | February 11, 2013

Today’s opening ceremony for Exercise Cobra Gold 2013 in Chiang Mai province marks beginning of the MORE
Civic assistance projects make significant progress for Thai children, communities

By Staff Sgt. Kenneth Lewis | February 10, 2013

Multinational forces are making significant progress as they continue constructing new structures in MORE
Marine’s journey puts smiles on faces of Thai children

By Lance Cpl. Jose Lujano | February 9, 2013

Marines are men and women of diverse cultures and ethnicities who volunteer to serve in the armed MORE
 
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