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U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Pacific

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Chosin Few visit MARFORPAC, share history of courage March 30, 2007 — During the Korean War, a Marine captain faced a 1,000 enemy Chinese troops attacking his company’s position on a hill in Yudam-Ni. The fight lasted five days, and the captain was shot twice, once in the nose and once through his cheek. The second shot’s impact forced his eye out of its socket.   The Marine simply pushed his eye back in and kept in MORE
A call to war lays foundation for future female Marines March 22, 2007 — More than 10 million American men were overseas fighting in World War II in the early 1940s, and factories were in desperate need of manpower.  On the home front, women stepped up and went to work building planes, tanks, and ships needed to fight overseas. World War II also made it necessary for women to help support the nation’s armed forces. MORE
Mongolian Armed Forces 86th Anniversary honored by 86-kilometer road march March 07, 2007 — Marines and Mongolian soldiers participated in an 86-kilometer road march throughout the mountainous regions of Darkhan, Mongolia in recognition of the 86th Anniversary of the foundation of the Mongolian Armed Forces, March 6-7.   Master Sgt. Osama Shofani and Staff Sgt. Henry Acedo, both from 1st Marine Expeditionary Force, are embedded in the MORE
Marines float to Iwakuni, participate in Pacific Provider 2007 March 07, 2007 — The SS Curtis pulled into port at U.S. Naval Base Pearl Harbor March 7 to load intermediate aviation maintenance facilities while enroute to Iwakuni, Japan, for the two-month exercise Pacific Provider 2007.   Pacific Provider is an opportunity for the crew, Marines assigned to the ship from the 3rd and 4th Marine Air Wings and merchant marines, to MORE