***The brigade is the latest component of a growing marine force that includes helicopter carriers, amphibious ships, Osprey tilt-rotor troop carriers...
Did anyone notice this, i just came across this & searched the forums & cam up with nothing so i thought i would share.
my name is Austin, I am 14 and plan to join the Marine Corps when I am older. I am looking for an active duty Marine or anyone who might have useful information on what I'm asking. Here is what I would like to know: What does it take to join the Marines? What is Basic Training like? When...
There are some things that I had to get USGI because of their
reputation and proven track records under hostile conditions.
So far, off the top of my head, I have USGI:
FAK Dry Box
What U.S.G.I. Gear do you have?
Should the Defense budget of the United States be increased or decreased over the next few years?
By how much?
Current projected 2012 DoD spending = ~$1,200,000,000,000 (1.2t)
^ $700 billion + current overseas contingency expenditure.
Potential conventional enemies military...
So, there I was... I signed up for the Marines this year. I graduated boot camp in September, and I graduated the School of Infantry today. I'm a bonafide grunt today. I lost weight and strength through all of my training, and am less fit now than when I entered. I have learned to endure...