In 2005, the musical atmosphere buzzed with a unique kind of electricity as “Rockin’ the Corps” took center stage, not just as a concert but as a heartfelt salute. Designed primarily to shower appreciation on the United States Marines and sailors returning from the Iraq War, this concert went beyond melodies; it was a testament to valor and sacrifices. Join us in saluting the incredible dedication … Continue reading Rockin’ the Corps 2005: A Tribute Rekindled
WASHINGTON, DC, August 1, 2023 – Parade Deck proudly announces Riccoh Player as their newly appointed Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. In his capacity as CEO, Riccoh is slated to drive brand marketing campaigns, orchestrate strategic collaborations to bolster the brand’s internal and external presence, and steer the company’s content and social media strategies towards a unified goal. With a robust 32-year service history in … Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: Parade Deck Announces new CEO
Once again, it’s that time of the year when the Marine Corps proudly display their Semper Fi spirit by rolling up their sleeves on their uniforms. The decision to roll sleeves up and down throughout history is an intriguing reflection of the Marine Corps pride in its distinctive qualities that set it apart from other branches of the military. “Sgt. Maj. Barrett and I have … Continue reading ‘Sun’s out, guns out.’ Sleeves up for the Marine Corps
The Super Bowl is one of the biggest sporting events of the year, attracting millions of viewers both in-person and on television. But for 16 active duty service members and veterans, this year’s game holds a special significance. Thanks to the non-profit organization Vet Tix, these 16 individuals will have the opportunity to attend Super Bowl LVII and experience this momentous event. Vet Tix provides … Continue reading Super Bowl LVII: 16 Service Members and Veterans to Attend the Big Game
Mail Procedures Mail call is conducted at the end of the day. The platoon is gathered in the squad bay and mail is passed out. Each candidate will be called to the front for their mail. Mail call is the highlight of candidates day, especially if a photo from home is included. Privacy for mail is strictly enforced so at no time will a Sergeant … Continue reading Mail Call at Officer Candidates School.
Military quotes have an incredible intensity of courage and stamina around them. Originated by the brave men and women who fight in wars, face demanding environments, and support humanitarian efforts around the globe, it is no wonder we experience goosebumps when we hear or read their powerful words. The Way of the Warrior compiled the following selection of the Best US Marine Motivational Quotes and … Continue reading Best US Marine Motivational Quotes and Sayings
Changing weapons systems isn’t something that happens every day in the Marines. The last time it happened, Ronald Reagan was in the White House, and New Coke and Nintendo were just being introduced in America. But starting in late 2020, Marines started moving away from the Beretta semi-automatic M9 pistol to the Sig Sauer’s M18 Modular Handgun System. The new weapon will replace every pistol … Continue reading Leathernecks’ New Hardware