The Continental Marines Magazine
Год / месяц: 2008/1-3
Файл: PDF - 2,6 МБ
Журнал резерва морской пехоты США
In Brief.... .4
Taking a brief look at the accomplishments of MFR’s Marines.
Marine Forces Reserve Band... .5
Take a look at some of the engagements the band has performed over the past few months.
Fitness - Exercise: 7 benefits of regular physical activity... .6
Here are seven ways you can benefit from regular physical activity.
Recreation - Family activities on a budget..... .7
Creativity, planning and enthusiasm can make up for a small budget.
History - Modern South Pacific reflects
World War II Marine occupation....... 10
A look at the impact of the Pacific campaign.
Marines in the Fight -‑ 2/24’s Company E conducts census ops.. .12
‘Mayhem from the Midwest’ Marines introduce themselves to Iraqis in Saqlawiyah.
Man on the Street......... 30
Find out what Marines are saying on the street about various topics.
TOW Co. trains at unique facility.... 8
Marine from this 4th MarDiv company trained at a versatile training facility unlike any they’ve seen before.
Marine deploys to Iraq, puts Ultimate Fighter dream on hold... .14
This radio operator didn’t let his chance to potentially star on a TV show get in the way of deploying to Iraq.
Echo 2/25 hits the range.... 16
Marines from 2nd Battalion, 25th Marines, honed their marksmanship skills in preparation for a summer deployment.
2/25 races for life...... 18
Casualties are a fact of armed conflict, and sometimes, a fast evacuation can mean the difference between life and death.
Wounded warriors shoot it up in airsoft tourney.... 19
Wounded warriors take the fight to the treeline of North Carolina.
Corpsmen practice setting up field ‘ER’... 20
The modern-equivalent of M*A*S*H helps save more than 95 percent of the casualties brought in.
Marine continues on with one leg.... .22
Injuries sustained in Iraq led this Marine officer to an different form of therapy.
Spotlight on a sniper.... 23
Welcome to the unit. Surprise! You’re going to sniper school.
A boy’s wish made real..... 24
He may not have fought in Iraq, but his warrior spirit provides a lesson for all.
MAG-41 Marines collect toys from DFW area... 26
Toys for Tots was a tremendous success this past year. Here’s a sampling of how MFR units help local children.
Iraq veteran ‘Savannah Marines’ practice amphibious support... .27
MFR Marines train with a Marine Expeditionary Unit and help prove USS San Antonio’s capabilities.
Commandant, Lockheed Martin unveil F35-B Lightning II.... 28
Corps’s newest generation of short takeoff/vertical landing planes debuts.
Gulfport Marines support USS New York christening... 29
Amphib Marines help christen Navy’s newest San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock.
Marine pilot donates Medal of Honor..... 31
World War II fighter pilot donated his Medal of Honor to the National World War II Museum.