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The modern United States Marine Corps

John A. De Chant

The modern United States Marine Corps

by John A. De Chant

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Published by Van Nostrand in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Marine Corps -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] John A. De Chant.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVE23 .D4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 230 p.
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5998664M
    LC Control Number66031929

    The United States Marine Corps was founded in , and is a branch of the Department of the Navy. It is headquartered at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, and is the author of Small Wars Manual, U.S. Marine Guidebook, U.S. Marine Close Combat Fighting Handbook, and "U.S. Marine . Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. Semper Fidelis: The History of the United States Marine Corps The History of the United States Marine Corps Allan Reed Millett Snippet view - /5(1).

    The complete manual to the fighting system of the United States Marine Marine Corps Martial Arts Program (MCMAP) was designed as a synergy of mental, character, and physical disciplines with application across the full spectrum of violent encounters/5(79). The history of the United States Marine Corps (USMC) begins with the founding of the Continental Marines on 10 November to conduct ship-to-ship fighting, provide shipboard security and discipline enforcement, and assist in landing forces. Its mission evolved with changing military doctrine and foreign policy of the United States. Owing to the availability of Marine forces at sea, the.

    The end of World War I saw Congress authorize 1, men for Marine Corps aviation and the establishment of permanent air stations at Quantico, Parris Island and San Diego. The United States also embraced its role of global power and the Marine Corps became the preferred force for military intervention; where the Marines went, so went Marine Corps : United States Marine Corps. A Chronology of the United States Marine Corps: - Volume IV. U.S. Marine Corps. from: $


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