The Landing Vehicle Tracked (LVT)..."Land the Landing Craft"

The Landing Vehicle Tracked (LVT) was an amphibious warfare vehicle. A small amphibious landing craft introduced by the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps during World War 2, it was o (MORE)

Famous Military Quotes

From 1775 until today, the American military's world-famous leaders and incredible acts of courage under fire have also provided some memorable quotes, such as " Ask not what (MORE)

LtGen Lewis B. "Chesty" Puller; "A Marine's Marine"

LtGen Lewis B. "Chesty" Puller (1898-1971) is the most-decorated Marine of all time. Fighting in the Banana Wars, WW2, and the Korean War, Puller earned five Distinguished Ser (MORE)

Sgt Dan Daly, USMC: "the outstanding Marine of all time"

SgtMaj Daniel "Dan" Daly (1873-1937) was a U.S. Marine and one of only nineteen men to have earned the Medal of Honor twice. As the Marine attack faltered at Belleau Wood in W (MORE)
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The Battle of Derne - "To the Shores of Tripoli!"

The Battle of Derne (27 April 1805) was America's first land battle fought outside the continental United States. After a 50-day desert trek, a detachment of U.S. Marines unde (MORE)