Today is the Marine Corps Birthday

Today is the Marine Corps Birthday

Today, November 10, 2020, the United States Marine Corps turns 245 years old.  The origins of the Marine Corps date back to the Revolutionary War in 1775. During this time the Continental Congress decided there was a need for Marines to oversee a mission they had developed to intercept British ammunition shipments. This decision coupled […]

Marine Corps Birthday

On November 10, 1775, the Marine Corps was established when the Second Continental Congress decided they needed two Marine battalions to serve as landing forces with the Continental Navy during the Revolutionary War. After the war, the Continental Navy was disbanded, and this resulted in the same thing for the Marines. However, with the increasing […]