This monument was erected by the Osprey Memorial Foundation to honor the memory of their loved ones who perished while serving as pilots and air crew during the testing of the Osprey. It stands in Semper Fidelis Memorial Park, near the National Museum of the Marine Corps. These pilots and air crew died in a crash on 8 Apr 2000: LtCol John A. Brow Maj Brooks S. Gruber SSgt W. Bryan Nelson Cpl Kelly S. Keith These pilots and air crew died in a crash on 11 Dec 2000: LtCol…
Uniforms and battlegrounds may change, but Marines remain the same breed. (Photos courtesy of Marine Corps Archives and Special Collections and Cpl.
_Marines with Bravo Company, Battalion, Marine Regiment, provide outboard security after offloading from a Super Stallion helicopter during a mission in Helmand province, Afghanistan
Marine Female Engagement Team in Helmand, Afghanistan.
A little fun in the mud in Afghanistan (U. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Ortiz) - One of our FEDeFANs husbands has just deployed - emailed him to let him know that there are mud baths available if he wants to unwind LOL
Aaron wants this for his room, Christmas maybe?
Marines fire EFFS during live-fire training.
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