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Posts Tagged ‘September 11’

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    First In Flight

    In Dec. 1947, the Marine Corps organized Marine Helicopter Squadron One to test how to use helicopter support with airborne ship-to-shore troop movement in its amphibious assault tactics. Since that time, HMX-1 has performed many  [Read more...]

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    Thankful to the Corps: One Marine’s 9/11 call to action

    On Sept. 11, 2001, David W. Karnes was working as an accountant at Deloitte’s national office in Connecticut. The prior service infantry staff sergeant’s location was a little more than an hour drive from New  [Read more...]