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VIDEO: Naval History in 2017

In 2017, American Sailors continued to rise to the challenges of an ever-changing world. Demonstrating integrity to consistently use their values as their guide, accountability to honestly assess their performance and be their own toughest critics, toughness in the face of danger, and initiative in times of crisis, American Sailors …

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VIDEO: USS America Live-Fire Exercise

INDIAN OCEAN (Dec. 20, 2017) Sailors aboard the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6) fire 25 mm rounds from a Mark 38 Mod II machine gun system during a live-fire exercise on the ship’s weather deck. America, part of the America Amphibious Ready Group, with embarked 15th Marine Expeditionary …

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VIDEO: Weekly Wire Rundown: Dec. 27, 2017

The Weekly Wire Rundown is a weekly video blog from the Office of the Chief of Naval Personnel, highlighting the top stories affecting Sailors and their families. The video compliments the print edition of the @USNPeople Weekly Wire, which you can subscribe to by e-mailing usnpeople.fct@navy.mil. It can also be …

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VIDEO: Battle of the Bulge: Against all odds

Veteran Harry Miller remembers how against all odds the 740th Tank Battalion stopped the 1st SS Panzer Division, the spearhead of Germany’s surprise Ardennes offensive. The 740th was billeted in the town of Neufchateau, Belgium, but had no tanks when they were asked to stop the German offensive. Members of …

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VIDEO: Amphibious Assault Breach | Marines

Marines with 1st Combat Engineer Battalion, 1st Marine Division, conduct a simulated amphibious breach in support of Steel Knight-18 at San Clemente Island, California, Dec. 6, 2017. Steel Knight-18 is a 1st Marine Division led exercise which enables Marines and Sailors to operate in a realistic environment to develop necessary …

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VIDEO: Innovation | Marine Maker Course

Marines with Special Purpose MAGTF – Crisis Response – Central Command deployed in the U.S. Central Command area of operations attended a Marine Maker Course where they learned various problem solving skills using 3D printers, welders, saws and much more.

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