Marine Corps Women Reserves Camp Lejeune 1944

A Pictorial Yearbook These photos are from the Camp Lejeune Women Marines yearbook from 1944. The book belonged to Margaret…

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Sgt Emily Rowe Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard

Sgt Emily Rowe was born on July 30th, 1994 in Billings, Montana to Leslie and Samuel Boor. The family lived…

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Sgt Amy Carter Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard

I grew up and lived in Florence, SC. All of my family were loggers so most of my childhood was…

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Sgt Ursula Fortenbacher Oleksy 1923 – 2020

BY: Dave Olesky Ursula Oleksy, who passed away July 12, 2020 at the age of 97. She was born on…

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The Painful Truth

By Sue Kaszynski I was according to the nuns “pale, frail and puny”. I definitely had health issues. I didn’t…

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Recruiting Women Marines

A small collection of posters that were fashioned to recruit women into the Marine Corps. As we come across more…

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Recruiting Women Marines

A small collection of posters that were fashioned to recruit women into the Marine Corps. As we come across more…

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All In the Family

Generations of Military Service Families carry strong traditions from generation to generation. It may be how they celebrate a holiday….

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Annette M. Nierenberg Howards, Corporal USMCWR

Submitted by : Jeff Howards Sgt, USMC 1973-1977 Corporal Annette Howards, USMCWR.  She enlisted in 1944 and was discharged in…

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Meet Sue

Warrior, Survivor, Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Marine By Sue Kaszynski My name is Sue. I am Fred and Margaret’s daughter, Dave,…

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Career Marines talk life as a dual-serving couple

Military Families Magazine BY: Bianca Strzalkowski The Vanscoyk family in Yuma, Arizona. All photos by Kayla Mattox Photography. Family first,…

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WMA 2020 Convention Cancellation

CANCELLATION of the 2020 WMA Convention and Professional Development Symposium After due consideration of the current pandemic situation, the decision…

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