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  1. Sgt. Alex Smith tells us about the loss of Sgt. Maj. Robert E. Cleary and amphibious assault operations during exercise Cobra Gold
    Marine Minute, February 22, 2018
  2. I'm Sergeant Drew Tech with your Marine Minute. Calling all sports fans, the 8th annual Marine Corps Trials, hosted by the Marine Corps Wounded Warrior Regiment, will take place for the first time at Camp Lejeune, N.C., March 15-24. The Marine Corps Trials is a Paralympic-style adaptive sports event involving more than 200 wounded, ill or injured Marines, Sailors, veterans and international competitors. The Trials promote recovery and rehabilitation through adaptive sports participation and develops camaraderie among recovering service members and veterans. It also serves as the primary venue to select Marine Corps participants for the DoD Warrior Games. The event is open to the public. Those interested in volunteering can register through the USO of North Carolina. On this day in Marine Corps history in 1945, five days into the Battle of Iwo Jima, U.S. Marines raised the American flag over Mount Suribachi. Associated Press photographer Joe Rosenthal was there to take what became one of the most iconic war photos in American history. That's it for your Marine Minute, for more news around the Marine Corps go to Marines.mil.
  3. I'm Sergeant Drew Tech with your Marine Minute. The 10th Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps, Robert E. Cleary, was laid to rest in Virginia Beach, Va., Feb. 20th. Cleary held the highest enlisted position in the Corps from 1983 to 1987. He was the last Korean War veteran to serve as Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps. He also fought in the Vietnam war where he was awarded the Silver Star, the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal with valor device and two Purple Hearts. He passed away Feb. 11, at the age of 86. Semper Fi, Marine. Also in the Corps, U.S. and Thai service members visited Pong Ka Sang School during Exercise Cobra Gold 2018 in Korat, Kingdom of Thailand, Feb. 19. Servicemembers visited the school to teach the students English, play games shared by both cultures and present gifts. The U.S. Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps servicemembers are at Korat Air Force Base during Cobra Gold to support the aviation combat element of the exercise. That's it for your Marine Minute, for more news around the Marine Corps go to Marines.mil.
  4. Sergeant Annika Moody tells us about the Commandants visit to Thailand and U.S. Marines with Combat Assault Battalion, 3rd Marine Divisions participation during a live-fire range with Royal Thailand Marines.
    Marine Minute, February 20, 2018
  5. I'm Lance Corporal Nathan Hall with your Marine Minute. U.S. Marines with 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment conducted jungle survival training Feb. 17th in the Kingdom of Thailand as part of exercise Cobra Gold 18. Cobra Gold is an annual exercise conducted in the Kingdom of Thailand. This year the exercise started Feb.13th and will conclude Feb. 23rd. Also in the Corps, The Commandant of the Marine Corps, Gen. Robert B. Neller visisted Marines Feb. 19th in the Kingdom of Thailand as part of Cobra Gold. During his visit, Gen. Neller observed training, dicussed joint-training and readiness with Royal Thai Marine leadership and addressed Marines about his latest Message to the Force. On this day in Marine Corps History in 1991, Marine Attack Squadron 331 conducted the first combat missions with the AV-8B Harrier, operating from the USS Nassau during the Gulf War. That's it for your Marine Minute, for more news around the Marine Corps go to Marines.mil.