Marine Corps Celebrates 236th Birthday

The Marine Corps is turning 236 years old Thursday Nov. 10.

Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point in Havelock will host a uniform pageant and cake cutting ceremony on Tuesday in honor of the milestone. The pageant will feature uniforms and weapons of past and present. The event will take place at the air station parade deck at 9 a.m.


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  • by Antimilitary on Nov 10, 2011 at 07:05 PM
    Bull.
  • by Jason Location: McKeesport PA on Nov 10, 2011 at 04:06 AM
    I just wanted to say Happy 236th Birthday to all my brothers and sisters all over the world.... Semper Fi Marines...
  • by Wanda Location: Washington, DC on Nov 9, 2011 at 10:44 PM
    Happy 236th Birthday to all Marines past and present. Thank you for your faithful service to this country. Semper Fi!
  • by David Location: Tenn. on Nov 9, 2011 at 12:55 PM
    "Happy Birthday" to all of our marines as you now fight and have fought our country's battles in the air, on land and sea. Your all deserve to claim the title of United States Marines. Happy 236th Birthday and thank you for your service. Semper Fi USMC RET.
  • by Don Location: Oklahoma on Nov 9, 2011 at 09:11 AM
    From one old Marine to all who have served. "Happy Birthday Leathernecks."
  • by Rob Williams Location: Whitevile, NC on Nov 9, 2011 at 09:07 AM
    Tomorrow we turn 236, Happy Birthday Marines. Semper FI
  • by Anonymous on Nov 8, 2011 at 03:32 PM
    Semper Fidelis
  • by Harold Location: NC on Nov 8, 2011 at 08:58 AM
    Happy Birthday Marine Corps. Thank you for your service, commitment, and securing my freedom. May God Bless you all. From one vet to another, stand tall.
  • by marine aunt on Nov 8, 2011 at 03:17 AM
    Happy Birthday, and thank you brave and strong that served and are now serving....God Bless.
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