1 August 1960: The Corps’ Enlisted Rank and Pay Structure Board revised the rank structure, incorporating lance corporals, E8s and E9s. The prefix “acting” was abolished by General David M. Shoup, 22d Commandant of the Marine Corps. 1 August 1965: Operation “CAM NHE,” Vietnam. 2 August 1950: The 1st Provisional Marine Brigade landed
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE INFORMATION PAPER SUBJECT: Tax Refunds Available for Certain Veterans that Received Disability Severance Payments since 1991 PURPOSE: To provide information on the DoD’s efforts to notify identified Veterans about their ability to seek a tax refund for overpayments of tax on their Disability Severance Pay (DSP), in accordance with the Combat Injured
Camp Lejeune Veteran and family Health and disability benefits In the 1980’s, contaminants were found in several wells that provided drinking water at Camp Lejeune. The contaminants included volatile organic compounds trichloroethylene (TCE), perchloroethylene (PCE), vinyl chloride, benzene, and other compounds. The primary sources of this contamination were on-base leaking storage tanks and industrial activities,
L/Cpl John J. VanGyzen Detachment #1285 Marine Corps League Meeting Minutes June 2, 2018 The meeting of the John J. VanGyzen Detachment was called to order by Sr. Vice Commandant Brian Brown at 10:00 hours. 26 members were present. The colors were posted, the pledge of allegiance and opening prayer. Sr. Vice introduced Brad Hutchenrider
Please pass this information on to your email friends and asked them to pass it on to their email friends. We would like to get this information out to as many people as possible. A permanent Vietnam Memorial wall will be constructed at Veterans Memorial Bicentennial Park in Fall River Massachusetts, next to the Iwo
The L/cpl John VanGyzen Detachment 1285 would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who stopped by to donate or just say hello and thank us for our service. The money raised will go along way to further our mission in supporting our troops serving in harms way, events we hold at the V.A.