Marine Corps

An active-duty Marine who showed up at Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort’s gate early Thursday morning with multiple gunshot wounds has been identified as Sheldon Wayne Harris Jr., according to the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office.

Marine Corps expects to have a female infantry officer among its ranks for the first time

The Marine Corps plans to soon assign a female infantry officer to a combat unit, a historic first, following her anticipated graduation from the service's grueling Infantry Officer Course, service officials said Thursday.


For 102-year-old female WWII veteran, Honor Flight was 'a dream come true'

The Flag City Honor Flight group visiting Washington, D.C. from Ohio on Wednesday included 102-year-old Betty Casselman, a Marine who taught pilots the difference between friend and foe during the war.

Photographer who died in Vietnam named honorary Marine

A photographer from Wisconsin believed to be the first female American journalist killed in a war has become an honorary Marine.

Hundreds attend memorial service in Maine for Marine killed in Osprey crash off Australia

Hundreds attended a service Saturday to celebrate the life of Marine Capt. Benjamin Robert Cross, who was killed Aug. 5 during a training exercise off the coast of Australia.

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