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MRF-D Marines and NT students build garden May 30, 2013 — Marines with Marine Rotational Force – Darwin got their hands dirty as they helped Casuarina Senior College students with the Clontarf Foundation build a vegetable garden, funded by the United States Consulate General, Melbourne, at the school, here, May 30.The Clontarf Foundation engages young indigenous men attending school. The foundation began MORE
III MEF CG visits Darwin May 28, 2013 — Lt. Gen. Kenneth Glueck, commanding general, III Marine Expeditionary Force, visited Marines with Marine Rotational Force – Darwin, here, May 28.His two-day visit consisted of speaking to Marines about the MRF-D initiative at a brief, touring surrounding Australian military facilities and eating lunch with sergeants and below.During his brief, MORE
Residents, Service Members Honor Unique Experience of Memorial Day on Guam May 25, 2013 — ASAN BEACH, Guam -- Memorial Day is traditionally a day to remember service members who have given their lives in far-away lands, but on Guam, it’s much more personal.“The fever of service and patriotism runs high on Guam,” said Park Ranger Daniel Brown, a Marquette, Mich., native who works for the National Park Service on Guam.  “People here felt MORE
MRF-D Marines beat the heat at KFTA May 25, 2013 — The intense Northern Territory heat and an arduous 4.5-mile run in full combat gear were only some of the obstacles Marines with Lima Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, Marine Rotational Force – Darwin, faced as they completed a squad competition, wrapping up their four days in the field, here, May 23.Throughout their run, Marines also MORE
Veteran, corpsman, islander: local Sailor earns top honors May 16, 2013 — A Hawaii-based corpsman has certainly been making an impression on units throughout the Pacific region. Chief Petty Officer Joseph C. Santos, Marine Aircraft Group 24 leading petty officer, was awarded Sailor of the Year for MAG-24 in April, but that was just the beginning. Santos, a petty officer 1st class at the time, also won the Sailor of the MORE
Recon dives USS Arizona; Marines mix history with readiness May 07, 2013 — Marines with Force Reconnaissance Company, 3rd Marine Expeditionary Force, stationed in Okinawa, Japan, and currently attached to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, dove the USS Arizona here April 27.The team is currently on Oahu conducting readiness-related sustainment training.Diving the Arizona was an opportunity during their weeklong diving MORE