Pfc. Javier Pong was from Las Cruces, New Mexico, and recently graduated high school, according to his obituary.
For the first time, women have graduated from the U.S. Marine Corps' boot camp in San Diego.
Marine boot camp is extremely challenging and is considered to be tougher than the basic training programs of other military...
Congress overrode Marine leaders' long-standing objections to training women at San Diego in 2019.
The female platoon with Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion won the final drill competition.
Sixty female recruits will complete boot camp in a coed company for the first time in the base's history.
The Marine Corps hit a milestone when three women completed drill instructor school at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego.
About 60 female recruits will begin training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego in February.
"During the nesting season, April to July, they become aggressive and can attack personnel and visitors aboard the depot."
The Marine Corps has halted training for a company of recruits who arrived at boot camp on the West Coast last month.
The injuries were minor and the blaze was quickly extinguished by the crew, the service said in a statement.
The event was intended to honor the Battle of Dak To, a Vietnam engagement composed of elements from the 4th Infantry...
A P-63 Kingcobra fighter was banking left when it struck a B-17 Flying Fortress bomber behind the left wing during the Nov...
With his death, there are only 64 living recipients of the United States' highest award for valor in combat.
Editing is underway on all DoD "issuances" to eliminate outdated language regarding mental health care and treatment.