28 Jun '12, 4pm

@USMC to recognize standout infantry & special-ops #Marines tonight in #Washington

@USMC to recognize standout infantry & special-ops #Marines tonight in #Washington

http://www.marinecorpstimes.com/news/2012/06/marine-overwhelming-honors-ground-awards-corps-association-062812w/ Corps honors standout grunts, spec-op Marines The ninth annual Marine Corps Association Ground Awards Dinner will be held Thursday in Arlington, Va. By Gidget Fuentes and Dan Lamothe - Staff writers Posted : Thursday Jun 28, 2012 12:31:32 EDT The Marine Corps will honor some of the past year’s top infantry performers Thursday night, including the award of the prestigious Lt. Col. William G. Leftwich Jr. Trophy for Outstanding Leadership. This year’s recipient is Capt. Casey Brock, currently the operations officer for 1st Battalion, 5th Marines, out of Camp Pendleton, Calif. Several other Marines also will be honored at the ninth annual Marine Corps Association Ground Awards Dinner in Arlington, Va., including top operators in Marine Corps Forces Special Operatio...

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So, how many many #Marines are there in #Afghanistan? Right now, no one is saying. @RobertBurnsAP

So, how many many #Marines are there in #Afghan...

militarytimes.com 11 Jul '12, 7pm

Marine Corps numbers in Afghanistan left fuzzy July 11th, 2012 | Afghanistan Drawdown Infantry | Posted by Dan Lamothe Twe...