When Victory is the Only Option

Battles Won

Met with adversity on the battlefield, every Marine overpowers challenges with the perseverance to win battles.

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When Victory is the Only Option

Leadership Traits

Every Marine is a Leader

These are the leadership traits that enable Marines to lead with honor, on the battlefield and in the community.

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Leadership Traits

Eagle, Globe
and Anchor

An honor that is earned

There is no greater symbol of the Marine Corps legacy than the Eagle, Globe and Anchor (EGA). The emblem represents the nation we defend, our global presence and our naval heritage.

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Eagle, Globe and Anchor

How To Prepare

PHYSICAL FITNESS STANDARDS

Those who aspire to become Marines must first pass the Initial Strength Test (IST), and all Marines are required to pass an annual Physical Fitness Test (PFT) and Combat Fitness Test (CFT). This information will help you prepare for all three.

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How To Prepare

Afghanistan Schools

2010/Afghanistan

The Taliban destroyed Afghani schools. Marines secured the region and rebuilt while Female Engagement Teams (FETs) grew trust in the community.

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Afghanistan Schools

 
 
 
 
 
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