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U.S. Marines @USMC Washington, D.C.

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Natural Habitat A CH-53 Super Stallion with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 164, lands during a helicopter raid c… https://t.co/JWb5LJUu7T
5/26
2020
This #MemorialDay, we pause to honor our fallen brothers and sisters. We will always remember their sacrifices for… https://t.co/c2wgH5u3JrHonest Work A Force Reconnaissance Marine with the @31stMeu carries ammo cans during a close-quarters tactics rang… https://t.co/qxOZWGubhv
5/25
2020
Collateral A Force Reconnaissance Marine with the @31stMeu fires his M4A1 service rifle during a close-quarters ta… https://t.co/4XCxqaY1J7New Horizon Marines assigned to @imig_marines, conduct simulated fire missions with a M142 High Mobility Artillery… https://t.co/0QHDLCUxhv
5/24
2020
Although time may separate us from the past and social distancing separates us physically in the present, we are un… https://t.co/oyNNyOP1pfHangin’ On Lance Cpl. Elijah Gomez, a rifleman with the @15thMEUOfficial, repels during fast-rope training at… https://t.co/KfzuHlrudK
5/23
2020
Celebrate with us today the 90th birthday of the 8th Sgt. Maj. of the Marine Corps. #HappyBirthday Sgt Maj. John R.… https://t.co/CJyjNHbtOJWelcome home, Marines! https://t.co/ggXUY1gQA4
5/22
2020
Sea Services Celebration The Marine Corps is joining the @USNavy and @USCG to overcome #COVID19’s challenges. For… https://t.co/nECA3fjzv8Splashdown An AAV-P7/A1 Amphibious Assault Vehicle with the Assault Amphibian School splashes into the Del Mar Boa… https://t.co/90hB8gyKqb
5/21
2020
Dock and Deliver Marines assigned to @imig_marines, unload equipment and personnel from a landing craft utility at… https://t.co/fd4iYNksR9Hi, Mars! Marines assigned to @imig_marines, fire a M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) during an… https://t.co/Q37ccWFhmu
5/20
2020
Any Clime... A Force Reconnaissance Marine with the @31stMeu fires his M4A1 service rifle during a modified qualif… https://t.co/GPzQ9TIlrHSuppressing Fire Force Reconnaissance Marines with the @31stMeu’s Maritime Raid Force fire their M4A1 service rifl… https://t.co/VPtsb1IRtC
5/19
2020
This weekend, former World War II Prisoner of War, William Howard Chittenden, marked his 100th birthday. Happy Birt… https://t.co/m7sCyChf5oOur Ride is Here Marines with Combat Logistics Battalion 15, @15thMEUOfficial, wait for a CH-53E Super Stallion to… https://t.co/Qs4wG4Vx82
5/18
2020
Slow is Smooth Marines assigned to Combat Logistics Battalion 26, @26MEU, perform route and zone reconnaissance du… https://t.co/ut4EKdlOgwSlow is Smooth Marines with Combat Logistics Battalion 15, @15thMEUOfficial, patrol during a detachment field exer… https://t.co/muZroivSnI
5/17
2020
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Retweeted by U.S. MarinesOne team, One fight On this #ArmedForcesDay, we pause to recognize our nation’s service members who protect our co… https://t.co/xiBLPHLLZbDazzling Displays CH-53E Super Stallion helicopters with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 466 launch flares and co… https://t.co/zInOo7ae44
5/16
2020
The Great Unknown A scout sniper with Weapons Company, 1st Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, @2dMarDiv, sights in on… https://t.co/pnBjeGyYMM
5/15
2020
Double Vision An MV-22B Osprey with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 163, @15thMEUOfficial, takes off during a det… https://t.co/vb3T3Li10fWithin the Wilderness A combat engineer with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force - Southern Command, pos… https://t.co/iDajRz2ZGe
5/14
2020
Three’s a Crowd Marines with Combat Assault Company, 3rd Marine Regiment, conduct a live-fire exercise at Ulupa’u… https://t.co/OAPxxymXWNMake Your Shot Count Marines with Marine Tactical Air Command Squadron 38, @3rdmaw, operate Benelli M4 Super 90 sh… https://t.co/7bFdDFfgWk
5/13
2020
Eagle Eyes A Marine with Heavy Helicopter Squadron 466, @1stMAW_Marines, looks off of a CH-53E Super Stallion whil… https://t.co/E3SVM4x0D9Deep Deep Waters Marines with 2nd Assault Amphibious Battalion, @2dMarDiv , operate an AAV-P7/A1 during a tactical… https://t.co/06YhkyOZWe
5/12
2020
Stay Vigilant Best way to start off your week is ready for anything. Marines are prepared to face any enemy, seen… https://t.co/sJJ07O2JkBViews Marines sight in on their targets at the 200-yard line during their annual rifle qualification on Camp Hanse… https://t.co/pCVpdQrFOj
5/11
2020
Tell us one thing that you love about your mom – like these Marines with Task Force Southwest shared from Helmand P… https://t.co/vmEgx29rWMRange Days Lance Cpl. Faith Rose sights in on her target during annual rifle qualifications on Camp Hansen, Okinaw… https://t.co/Vl7f8uXKS2
5/10
2020
Ooh Aah Marines with All-Domain Reconnaissance, @15thmeuofficial, prepare to fast-rope out of a UH-1Y Venom during… https://t.co/mVVSxxd4jWOne day just isn’t enough to show our appreciation for our military spouses’ undying support and devotion. Thank yo… https://t.co/oJicWmZnjb
5/9
2020
As the world marks #VEDay75, the Marine Corps honors the service and sacrifice of those who fought to end World War… https://t.co/4TJ8a035b7
5/8
2020
Throughout these challenging times, I expect Commanders to continue to support our Marines and their families as th… https://t.co/yMNJmArYEX
Retweeted by U.S. MarinesGet to know the Marine Corps' heritage aboard @USSConstitution during a live tour of "Old Ironsides." 🗓️ Today at… https://t.co/tnPN49UVK7Today at 9:30A ET, @POTUS @RealDonaldTrump’s nominee for @SECNAV, Kenneth J. Braithwaite is scheduled to testify be… https://t.co/JIOvHJc8cKDiscover @USSConstitution's Marine Corps heritage during a live tour of the ship on Thursday at 12P ET at… https://t.co/8shlHnYsnM
5/7
2020
This #AAPIHeritageMonth, we celebrate the contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders – past, present an… https://t.co/COFCrhlDC5Great conversation with #Australia MinDef @lindareynoldswa today. In the face of #COVID19, our #UnbreakableAlliancehttps://t.co/hgaHpv8lQO
Retweeted by U.S. MarinesDuring this Military Appreciation Month, join us in saluting all service members for their sacrifices and dedicatio… https://t.co/yIgR0zsP85
5/6
2020
Hello, Sgt. Maj. 👋 Retired Sgt. Maj. Andrew L. Yagle, @citadel1842’s sergeant major, welcomes Marines and @USNavyhttps://t.co/eVuL2SkDW8Inspect What You Expect A drill instructor with Oscar Company, 4th Recruit Training Battalion observes her Marines… https://t.co/q1ouzjWouf
5/5
2020
Get your week started with some #MondayMotivation by heading to the range with @3rdMLG as it qualifies in short-ran… https://t.co/UUdF3Lzxo6Lurking Marines with 3rd Marine Division, swim in formation during an amphibious assault exercise on @MCB_Hawaii.… https://t.co/pjBlQYcK4N
5/4
2020
Mirrored An MV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft, attached to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron-164, prepares to land on… https://t.co/cPzeizzxISMeasure Twice Lance Cpl. Rafael Duenasclemente, a combat engineer with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Forc… https://t.co/8f1lMjEGkc
5/3
2020
Dismount Marines assigned to @SPMAGTF_CR_CC post security during a tactical recovery of aircraft and personnel exe… https://t.co/729dvxNwzCPicture Perfect Load masters with @SPMAGTF_CR_CC, observe a MV-22 Osprey assigned to the @26MEU, prepare to conduc… https://t.co/5A983aTaJK
5/2
2020
No Days Off Lance Cpl. Amanda Martinez, a personal property clerk with @OkinawaMarines, helps to mitigate #COVID19https://t.co/CW2RM0EpTeOn April 30, 1968, Capt. Jay R. Vargas went above and beyond the call of duty during the Battle of Đông Hà. For hi… https://t.co/JPRgyS5wLP
5/1
2020
Operation Gotham As the @USNavy hospital ship @USNSComfort departs New York City today, we pause to remember some… https://t.co/jKO1AmvOs8Sending It Lance Cpl. Ryan J. Motta, a rifleman with 3rd Marine Division, fires a rocket during live-fire squad at… https://t.co/jzhI8ajM0N
4/30
2020
On this day 45 years ago, the Marine Corps aided – both on ground and in the air – in the successful evacuation fro… https://t.co/RlE70xTh6BIn order to limit #COVID19's spread, MARADMIN 254/20 has extended the restrictions for domestic and international t… https://t.co/O3afxIGAHo
4/29
2020
Strong Arm, Guide An amphibious assault vehicle (AAV) mechanic with @3rdMLG guides an AAV during an operation to b… https://t.co/C3m0hGeU4sJump Around Marines with Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, conduct physical training on… https://t.co/PRbAP7JYeQ
4/28
2020
Today, we remember the Battle of Derna – the first land battle of the United States on foreign soil, after the Rev… https://t.co/AxrNQWwXMxSunset Walks An MV-22B Osprey tiltrotor aircraft with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 (Reinforced),… https://t.co/R6o9J0dyU7
4/27
2020
We're thankful for and proud of the contributions and sacrifices made by the Marine Corps' almost 118,000 children… https://t.co/Ja7iAzCkj8All of the Lights A MV-22B Osprey, assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 (Reinforced), @31stmeu,… https://t.co/TbTISvUImk
4/26
2020
We remember the six Marines and two Nepalese soldiers who died during a humanitarian mission in response to an eart… https://t.co/VJkI41WaSU
4/25
2020
Sexual assault response coordinators – like @USMCFEA’s Sharon Adams – play a critical role in the Marine Corps’ bat… https://t.co/LIurgzdCoJ.@CMC_MarineCorps: “This symbol has shown it has the power to inflame feelings of division. I cannot have that divi… https://t.co/QbnJujVfxm
4/24
2020
Marines, keep up the good work supporting the @USNavy Sailors of #USSTheodoreRoosevelt as they fight an invisible e… https://t.co/GttdRBB267Ultimate Sacrifice On this date in 2004, Cpl. Jason Dunham passed away after saving the lives of his fellow Marine… https://t.co/N0JygTfdnQ
4/23
2020
.@CMC_MarineCorps and @usmcsgtmaj discuss actions that have been taken to protect prospects, recruits and Marines f… https://t.co/I68vWxAVTBThe Marine Corps has updated its parenthood and pregnancy order to meet the needs of our Marines and their newborn… https://t.co/Y1R9VhZvIq
4/22
2020
Marines, the PFT requirement for this semi-annual period is cancelled in accordance with COVID-19 prevention guidel… https://t.co/Kyiz3TzSqv
Retweeted by U.S. MarinesOn this #HolocaustRemembranceDay, we remember the persecution and murder of millions of European Jews and those oth… https://t.co/uKDnwl3YDf
4/21
2020
Thank You Join us in thanking those on the frontlines in the battle against #COVID19. From the first responders, t… https://t.co/puWS0AkUU2The Marine Corps is prepared to train, fight and win. From the desert to the mountains and anywhere in between, our… https://t.co/0EulPnoxlJ
4/20
2020
Launch that Bird An F-35B takes off from the flight deck of the @usnavy's #USSAmerica Saturday in the South China… https://t.co/BrDyScYZrnI’m Alllllways Watching Lance Cpl. Brendan Kelly, rifleman, Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, sig… https://t.co/fXA2njfX5YPeace Recon Marines with Maritime Raid Force, @26MEU, signal a dive supervisor prior to retrieving fishing lines.… https://t.co/w4uGrcrzMw
4/19
2020
Gotta Blast A Marine with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, @usmcfea runs… https://t.co/iF2MyHoFUx
4/18
2020
The @SECNAV has extended the 2020 @NMCRS1 Active Duty Fund Drive to 30 June. This is a time-honored organization th… https://t.co/xHtE4T6ZBI
Retweeted by U.S. MarinesAdapt and Overcome A Marine with I Marine Expeditionary Force Information Group lifts dumbbells during physical tr… https://t.co/eOkXPt7SjkMarines prove they’re ready for anything after quick-thinking saves lives in #NewYorkCity. #COVID19 https://t.co/7MV3EI83IA
4/17
2020
While April is dedicated to raising awareness about the realities of sexual assault, every Marine has a continuous… https://t.co/FMC9TqvwMQ
4/16
2020
If you’re transitioning out of the Marine Corps, more time is available for those who need it because of #COVID19 t… https://t.co/TtVhhOO4syIf A Tree Falls…? A Marine with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 20.1, @usmcfeahttps://t.co/PvgkjUfLpAReceiving Recruits New Echo Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion recruits are screened and issued gear, and als… https://t.co/k9NPWcQeBN
4/15
2020
Today, we mark the birthday of the ‘Lion of Fallujah,’ a man who was fearless, dedicated, disciplined to the core,… https://t.co/qqaIBuUGK0
4/14
2020
Moto Monday Regardless of where you’re working, stay motivated. We’re in this fight against COVID-19 together. (… https://t.co/yr3PmpQM36
4/13
2020
Easter at Sea @USNavy Sailors and @31stMeu Marines aboard #USSAmerica hold services aboard the amphibious assault… https://t.co/6wDXCBX0yXNo matter what you believe in Marines, the Nation believes in you. This holiday weekend @USMC Marines and @USNavy S… https://t.co/ekxzbZKSlm
Retweeted by U.S. MarinesGrand Entrance A CH-53E Super Stallion with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 361, Marine Aircraft Group 16,… https://t.co/DnRzsW6Zw4Lined up and ready to go @USNavy Sailors aboard the amphibious assault ship #USSAmerica prepare an F-35B with the… https://t.co/YkQ0Wlidyr
4/12
2020
As we all practice social distancing, I encourage you to check out the MCCS website. They’ve gathered free online r… https://t.co/gl5YhxbWIz
Retweeted by U.S. MarinesPit Stop A CH-53K King Stallion plugs into a funnel-shaped drogue towed behind a KC-130J during aerial refueling w… https://t.co/89YNW8NXNuOn Your Mark Marines with @3rdMLG practice social distancing while waiting in line at the mess hall on Camp Kinser… https://t.co/pSGCdtjn9g
4/11
2020
Devil Dogs, you don’t have to sit but you should stay – at home that is! If you go out, keep 6 feet or 3 @USMC Ches… https://t.co/WSwgCpZrii
Retweeted by U.S. Marines"Working together and remaining ever vigilant of the rocks and shoals before us, I know we will help bring our Nati… https://t.co/GnnWXzXBBQ
4/10
2020
Welcome aboard, Sir. https://t.co/n36Pgx12kl#OTD in 1959, Marine Corps Lt. Col. John Glenn made history when @NASA announced his selection as one of the nation… https://t.co/IqdrsWyj3BPracticing Safety Lance Cpl. Paul McGary with Security and Emergency Services Battalion, @MCIWPendletonCA puts on… https://t.co/Vl0bYboJ9v
4/9
2020
Fueling the King A CH-53K King Stallion, the long-range logistical backbone for the #Marines, receives fuel from… https://t.co/TTDJypoBq0
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4/8
2020

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