U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Nathaniel Singleton high-fives a local student during a community relations event at Santa Juliana Elementary School in Colonel Ernesto Ravina Air Base, Crow Valley Military Reservation, Capas, Tarlac, Philippines, March 30, 2019. This community relations event was orchestrated by the combined efforts of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, U.S. […]
I’ve been standing watch aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow for almost 20 years, near as I can figure, hardly noticed by those who walk past me every day.
CAMP RABKUT, Oman (March 14, 2019) U.S. Navy Lt. Joseph Frana, left, the Battalion Landing Team chaplain, speaks to Marines and Sailors with the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit about spiritual fitness during training. The Wasp-Class amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) is the flagship for the Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group and with the embarked […]
Army Gen. Joseph L. Votel relinquishes command of U.S. Central Command to Marine Corps Gen. Kenneth F. McKenzie Jr. during a ceremony in Tampa, Fla., March 28, 2019.
Lt. Donald Keim, the Landing Force chaplain aboard the Harpers Ferry-class amphibious dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49), was in his junior year of high school when one of the greatest tragedies struck the United States. This tragedy was 9/11. Like many others, this event sparked a desire in Keim to enlist in […]
U.S. Navy Lt. James Hardy reads the opening prayer during III Marine Expeditionary Force Support Battalion’s warrior night at Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan, March 21, 2019. The warrior night was a time to celebrate the III MSB’s birthday and recognize the Marines and sailors who have worked hard throughout the year. Hardy is the chaplain […]
U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Robert Neller, Commandant of the Marine Corps, spoke at the 74th Reunion of Honor on Iwo To March 23, 2019. The Reunion of Honor ceremony is held annually to commemorate the heroism and sacrifices made by service members during the Battle of Iwo Jima in World War II. (U.S. Marine Corps […]
U.S. Navy Chaplain Cmdr. Stephen Barstow, left, and Marine Corps Col. William C. Bentley III, commander, Marine Corps Base Quantico, speak before the annual Madison wreath laying ceremony at the final resting place of the 4th President of the United States, James Madison, at his home in Montpelier, Orange, Va., March 16, 2019. This event […]
U.S. Navy chaplains and religious program specialists (RP) with Marine Corps Installations Pacific pose for a group photo during an annual training conference at Camp Kinser, Okinawa, Japan, Mar. 19, 2019. The conference is hosted by a mobile training team that travels across U.S. Navy and Marine Corps bases aiding chaplains and RP’s in effectively […]
U.S Navy Lt. Lucas Rex, Headquarters Battalion (HQBN) chaplain, and Sgt. Zachary Orr, Digital and Media Engagement noncommissioned officer-in-charge, Communication and Strategy Operations, participate in a tire flipping event during a HQBN company competition at Risely Field, Mar. 15, 2019. The battalion put together this competition to build a competitive nature between Marines while also […]