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Ask America’s 1st Sgt: Edition 2

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Tankerbabe asks: I’ve always been confused about Navy Corpsmen being so widely utilized by the Marines as medics. Please explain any reasons/history behind how this came about. Do Marines have medics or only utilize the Corpsmen? Additionally, it is my understanding that Navy Corpsmen are widely considered Marines by the Marines. HELP! The Marine Corps […]

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Fleet Marine Force Warfare Insignia

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The other day it was my pleasure to be a part of presenting two of our Hospital Corpsmen with their Fleet Marine Force pin. This is a pretty big deal in case you didn’t know as it signifies achievement of superior excellence and proficiency. The Navy Hospital Corps was established in 1898 and is the […]

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