Marine Barracks Washington, D.C.


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April, 2008

Silent Drill Platoon wins competition among services, takes home trophy as best ceremonial drill platoon for 2008 April 12, 2008 — Most of the world’s most powerful militaries have used drill to teach discipline and obedience. In the Washington, D.C., National Guard Armory, four of the United States’ most famous military units competed.  In a competition of precision, pride, poise and perfection, to the victor would go the spoils.  With immaculate uniforms, spit-shined shoes, MORE
Mrs. Conway teams up with DC Marines to build playground April 11, 2008 — Marines helped construct a playground during a volunteer event in the southeast quadrant of Washington, April 11.Navy Lt. John Logan, Marine Barracks Washington chaplain, led a squad of volunteers from the Barracks, including Annette Conway, wife of Gen. James T. Conway, 34th Commandant of the Marine Corps.The group helped install playground MORE