Honor the Fallen Gunnery Sergeant Scott Koppenhafer died Saturday while conducting combat operations in support of Operation Inherent Resolve. Koppenhafer was assigned to the 2nd Marine Raider Battalion, @MARSOCofficial , @camp_lejeune . Semper Fidelis, Marine.
Lance Cpl. Hans Sandoval-Pereya died in a tactical vehicle accident in Australia this Tuesday. Semper Fidelis.
Navajo Code Talker William TullyBrown passed away yesterday at 96 years old. Brown, one of the last surviving Code Talkers from WWII, enlisted in 1944 and became part of a legendary group of Native Americans who encoded messages in the Navajo language. Semper Fidelis, Marine.
These two made year 3 of the #BattlesWonAcademy UNFORGETTABLE! Not only did @BeckyHammon & @JamesConner_ inspire the brilliant student athletes & their mentors, they inspired me. Congrats to all of the 2019 Semper Fidelis All-Americans! @USMarineCorps @FightingSpirit
...tracing links from his hard-scrabble youth in Baltimore to his enlisting in USMC to his business successes, his bouts with PTSD and his (and wonderful wife Renee’s) generous approach to philanthropy. Semper Fidelis to a Great American!
Upbeat, energetic and a high-achiever, Ariatna Reyes-Rivera combats setbacks with hard work and a positive attitude. For her efforts, she has been awarded Semper Fidelis Athlete of the Month, presented by the Marines. @USMarineCorps )
Today, after 75 years of being missing, the remains of Marine Raider Pfc. Nicholas J. Gojmerac were laid to rest. During WWII, Gojmer was killed in New Georgia, Solomon Islands after going back to provide medical aid to a fallen Marine. Semper Fidelis, Marine.
Honor The Fallen Three Marines killed in action, April 8, 2019, in Parwan province, Afghanistan have been identified: Cpl. Robert A. Hendriks, 25, Locust Valley, NY Sgt. Benjamin S. Hines, 31, York, PA Staff Sgt. Christopher K.A. Slutman, 43, Newark, DE Semper Fidelis, Marines
Yesterday, the Corps lost a legend. Col. Wesley L. Fox, who earned the Medal of Honor for actions during the Vietnam War, passed away. He served 43 years in the Corps and was a true Marine’s Marine. Semper Fidelis, Col. Fox.