On November 10th, 1775, the Continental Marines were formed in Philadelphia to serve as Naval Infantry. Ever since the United States Marines have distinguished themselves as fierce warriors, leaders, and great Americans willing to serve their nation at home and abroad, often the first to go in and fight when…
My son is in the Marine Corps and I'm in the Air Force Reserve, so I tend to follow the military services on Twitter. The following article popped up on Twitter today and I thought it really could be helpful to any car buyer.
Yeah, so I'm a proud Dad. Frankly, I've been in the Air Force 22 years and I've always qualified, but never hit Expert. My newly minted Marine shot expert at Basic Training!
My son is the middle Marine. He was one of four out of 50 in his platoon to be promoted meritoriously during Basic Training. We're pretty proud to say the least!
Now how did my happy-go-lucky little guy turn into this tough Marine? Well, by going through Basic Training! We will see him in 1 week and cannot wait. Nothing about cars. Just a proud Dad :-)
I've enjoyed 22 years in the Air Force and wouldn't trade it for anything. I consider it a privilege to serve. And we get to work with some cool equipment. In my case I was in command of up to 50 ICBMs at a time. As I type my son is in Basic Training to become a United States Marine. He's carrying on a long family…