Although the Marines’ Hymn made an appearance around the it didn’t have an official version until when Commandant of the Marine Corps Maj. John A. Lejeune authorized the hymn as we know it. It gives me the chills every time I hear it!
United States Marine Corps Force Reconnaissance, otherwise known as Force Recon, units are a special operations force under the command of the United States Marine Corps. Many Force Recon Marines have now been integrated into MARSOC, however the Corps still retains its own dedicated Force Recon units. Recently MARSOC changed the name of their special forces from Recon to Raiders.
Lee Ermey spent 11 years in the Marine Corps, Two of which were spent as being a Drill Instructor at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego from Arrived in Vietnam in 1968 spending 14 months attached to Marine Wing Support Group Promoted to