U.S. Marines

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Efforts have now turned to recovering the missing Marines and Sailor. Their names will be released 24-hours after notifying their next of kin. The incident is under investigation. (5/5)

Picture Perfect Cpl. Joshua Cayo, a loadmaster with Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 152, inspects a KC-130J attached to VMGR-152 aboard @MCBHawaii .

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LIVE: @1stMEF  host a press conference at @MCIWPendletonCA  at 3 p.m. PST regarding the amphibious mishap July 30.

Conceal Not Reveal Marines with the Scout Sniper Course, Reconnaissance Training Company, work to conceal themselves during an exercise in the Romeo Training Area @MCIWPendeltonCA .

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A search and rescue swimmer assigned to the @USNavy 's #USSMakinIsland  looks out of an MH-60 Seahawk while conducting search and rescue relief operations, Friday, following an AAV-P7/A1 assault amphibious vehicle mishap off the coast of Southern California, Thursday.

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All eight service members are presumed deceased. MEU and ARG leadership determined that there was little probability of a successful rescue given the circumstances of the incident. (2/5)

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Seventy-five years ago today during the Battle of #IwoJima75 , Marines claimed Mount Suribachi and raised the American flag at its summit, creating an unforgettable and iconic moment in American history and patriotism. #WeAreIwo .

Today, the Marine Corps released guidance on the removal of public displays of the Confederate battle flag. MARADMIN 331/20:

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#HappyBirthdayMarines! Today, we celebrate our heritage and honor the sacrifices of those who fought before us.

This #MemorialDay , we pause to honor our fallen brothers and sisters. We will always remember their sacrifices for our nation.

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