February 1944 The Grand Rapids Platoon

On February 12, 1944, 29 women left Grand Rapids, Mi to go to Camp Lejuene, NC.  Now over 67 years…

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Golda’s Story

   A momentous day in history, December 7, 1941, changed the lives of many people including myself.   On  March 2,…

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A Special Veteran

By Kelly Wilkinson It’s funny how for most of life, Veterans Day was just a day to sleep in and…

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Ah, Boot Camp!

Whether you’re a Marine who served in 1918, 1942, 1955, 1968, 1977, 1985, 1999, or 2010, boot camp is a…

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Women’s History Month and Women Veteran Contributions

Today is the first day of National Women’s History Month. This marks the 30th Anniversary of celebrating Women’s History Month and…

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