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Staff Sergeant Aubrey L. McDade, Jr. is a United States Marine who was awarded the Navy Cross for his heroic actions in which he rescued two fellow Marines during an enemy ambush in Iraq in 2004. McDade, a native of Fort Worth, Texas, received the Department of the Navy’s second highest award for valor while serving with Company B, 1st Battalion, 8th Marines, Regimental Combat Team 7, 1st Marine Division.

Staff Sergeant Aubrey L. McDade, Jr.: African American War Heroes

Staff Sergeant Aubrey L. McDade, Jr. is a United States Marine who was awarded the Navy Cross for his heroic actions in which he rescued two fellow Marines during an enemy ambush in Iraq in 2004.

The Eagle Globe and Anchor United States Marine Corps Symbol

The Eagle Globe and Anchor United States Marine Corps Symbol

Semper Fi

Semper Fi

George C. Scott-Marines-WW2-1945-49-taught English Lit & radio speaking/writing at the Marine Corps Institute. He was an honor guard for military funerals at Arlington. He later claimed his duties at Arlington led to his drinking. (Actor)top row right

George C. Scott-Marines-WW2-1945-49-taught English Lit & radio speaking/writing at the Marine Corps Institute. He was an honor guard for military funerals at Arlington. He later claimed his duties at Arlington led to his drinking. (Actor)top row right

Terrence Stephen "Steve" McQueen (Mar 24, 1930 – Nov 7, 1980) - American actor. In 1947, he joined US Marine Corps, promoted to PFC, assigned to an armored unit. Initially, demoted to private 7 times, went AWOL by failing to return after a weekend pass had expired  spent 41 days in the brig. After this, he resolved to embrace the Marines' discipline. He saved the lives 5 other Marines on Arctic exercise, before tank fell through ice into sea. He served until 1950  was honorably discharged.

Terrence Stephen "Steve" McQueen (Mar 24, 1930 – Nov 7, 1980) - American actor. In 1947, he joined US Marine Corps, promoted to PFC, assigned to an armored unit. Initially, demoted to private 7 times, went AWOL by failing to return after a weekend pass had expired spent 41 days in the brig. After this, he resolved to embrace the Marines' discipline. He saved the lives 5 other Marines on Arctic exercise, before tank fell through ice into sea. He served until 1950 was honorably discharged.

Col.  Ed McMahon, USMC (Ret.), like many Hollywood celebrities of his era, was a military veteran.  He volunteered for service during World War II.  He went through flight training at various bases, but the end of the war came before he was deployed overseas.     In the 1950s, McMahon was recalled by the Marines to serve in Korea. There, he was an F-9 Panther pilot and flew 85 combat missions as an artillery spotter, according to an Army website. 1923 - 2009

Goodnight Ed - Maggie's Farm

We are a commune of inquiring, skeptical, politically centrist, capitalist, anglophile, traditionalist New England Yankee humans, humanoids, and animals with many interests beyond and above politics. Each of us has had a high-school education (or GED), but all had ADD so didn't pay attention very well, especially the dogs. Each one of us does try my best to be just like I am, and none of us enjoys working for others, including for Maggie, from whom we receive neither a nickel nor a dime…

Brothers ★ "Mess with one Marine; you mess with us all." || U.S. Marine Corps ~ Semper Fi

Brothers ★ "Mess with one Marine; you mess with us all." || U.S. Marine Corps ~ Semper Fi

Everly Brothers (Phil and Don) enlisted in the USMC Reserves in 1961.

Famous Marines

Parris Island, South Carolina

Parris Island, South Carolina

Marine Corps

Marine Corps