"It is in truth not for glory, nor riches, nor honours that we are fighting, but for freedom - for that alone, which no honest man gives up but with life itself."
The Declaration of Arbroath - April 6th, 1320
Friday, November 10, 2006
USMC - 231 years young
Yep, 231 years ago, The colonies decided they needed some Marines. They immediately sent the recruiters to a nearby tavern. The Navy has had 'passengers' ever since.